Grades in required or core clerkships are very important to neurology residency programs.
In a NRMP survey of neurology residency programs, 86% cited "grades in required clerkships" as a factor in selecting applicants to interview.
Also read our blog post "How To Succeed In The Neurology Rotation: Tips For Medical Students" for detailed advice on how to make a powerful impression during your neurology rotation.
Our book, Success on the Wards, is a powerful resource to help you excel in core clerkships. It has also been widely used by international medical graduates seeking to perform at a high level during U.S. clinical rotations. Securing a neurology rotation can be challenging for international medical graduates. We have created a database of clinical opportunities in neurology to help direct your search (see below).