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Medical Student Clerkships

The Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics has a number of options available for third- and fourth- year U.S. medical students.

Applications open:

  • April 1 for blocks 1 - 6
  • November 1 for blocks 7-12

Neurology Clerkship Dates  2019 - 2020

BlockDatesExam
1 Jul 1 - Jul 26 Jul 26
2 Jul 29 - Aug 23 Aug 23
3 Aug 26 - Sep 20 Sep 20
4 Sep 23 - Oct 18 Oct 18
5 Oct 21 - Nov 15 Nov 15
6 Nov 18 - Dec 13 Dec 13
7 Dec 30 - Jan 24 Jan 24
8 Jan 27 - Feb 21 Feb 21
9 Feb 24 - Mar 20 Mar 20
10 Apr 6 - May 1 May 1
11 May 4 - 29 May 29
12 June 1 - 26 June 26

Visiting Student Learning Opportunities

We participate in the Visiting Student Learning Opportunities (VSLO). Our courses are available for application when the UTSW catalog opens on April 1. Please upload the following with your VSLO documents

  • The materials requested under "Application Requirements" on UTSW's Visiting Student application page
  • USMLE Step 1 score, if available
  • Personal statement that explains why you chose this particular elective, what you expect to achieve, and how you think it will help your future training

These must be submitted in order for your application to be considered for review.