Program Details - Cleveland Clinic

(216) 444-5539
Dept. of Neurological Surgery
Cleveland ,OH 44195
United States of America

Residency Program Information

Program Director: Richard P. Schlenk, MD, FAANS
Residency Coordinator(s):  Elizabeth Lucey
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Coordinator Phone(s):  (216) 444-2017

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# of Residents per Year: 3
Number of Neurosurgical Faculty: 21
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Amount of Annual Book Fund per Resident: 600
Dedicated Research Time:YES
During PGY Year:PGY 5, PGY 6
Resident Call Responsibilities: yes. We have a night float Sun-Friday. The weekend is shared by alternating Junior approx. 2 weekends per month.
Cadaver Lab: YES
How Often and What Type of Lab: Yes. We have a skills base cadaver lab that covers spine and cranial. We have approximately a total of 6 labs. past two years we have Stryker mobile lab for spine. This year we added cranial.
Publication Requirement: We expect at the very least one manuscript. However, there are some residents that are very academic and produce many articles. We are currently reviewing are academic endeavors and are in the process of developing a more academic research curriculum to make research a predominate factor in our program.
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