Neonatal Neuroscience

Training Opportunities

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Neonatal Neurology Fellowship

The Hospital for Sick Children Divisions of Neonatology and Neurology are pleased to announce the availability of a one- or two-year Neonatal Neurology Fellowship. The position offers comprehensive training in Neonatal Neurology with emphasis on clinical evaluation, bedside monitoring tools (e.g. amplitude-integrated EEG and continuous EEG), and advanced MRI techniques. Clinical and research experience during fellowship can be tailored to the career needs of the applicant and will determine the duration of the training.

Applications are accepted for fellowship starting from July annually. Individuals completing their neonatology or paediatric neurology prior to fellowship start date are eligible to apply for this position. All applicants must be eligible for an educational training license in Ontario before the start of fellowship.

Interested applicants are encouraged to contact Dr. Emily Tam via Abigail Tungul at Your letter of interest should outline your career aspirations and goals and objectives for this fellowship position and enclose your CV and names of at least three (3) referees.  Application deadlines are April 30, 2021, for a July 1, 2022, start date.

Fellowship Alumni: Ala Birca, Sangita Terumalay, Mariam Ayed, Amr El Shahed, Juliane Schneider, Torin Glass, Lara Leijser, Elana Pinchefsky, Isabel Benavente-Fernandez, Asma Almazrooei, Marie-Pascale Pittet-Metrailler, Dalit Cayam-Rand, Ipsita Goswami, Jarred Garfinkle, Mehmet Cizmeci, Panadda Chansarn, Abdullah Alonazi

Student opportunities

Limited graduate and post-graduate training opportunities are available. Qualified applicants who have sponsored funding are encouraged to contact Dr. Miller (, Dr. Tam (, Dr. Chau ( or Dr. Seed (