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Application Process

The minimum qualifications to apply to this fellowship program are:

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident status
  • Satisfactory completion of a U.S. Residency in Neurology, Psychiatry, or a fellowship in Infectious Diseases

All applicants must submit the following documents by December 31 of the year prior to matriculation:

  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Three letters of recommendation (one from Residency Program Director or ID Fellowship Program Director)
  • Personal Statement: 1-page describing your interest in pursuing a research fellowship, the specific track you are interested in, and a statement of your scientific interests

The applications should briefly define the specific research project planned, the mentoring laboratory or clinical resources to be utilized, and the specific educational goals sought by the applicant.

Please send the required documents via email to the Program Administrator:

Heather Thomas, M.B.A. / Email:

Letters of Recommendation may be addressed to:
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Department of Neurology
Attn: Dr. Justin McArthur (for Neuroinfectious Disease/HIV) OR Dr. Peter Calabresi (Neuroimmunology)
600 North Wolfe Street
Meyer 6-113
Baltimore, MD 21287

Review/Selection Process: When all applications have been received, the Executive Committee will distribute the applications to a primary reviewer based on the training program track. Once all applications have been reviewed, and Executive Committee meeting will be held to discuss all of the applicants. The strongest applicants will be identified and final selections will be made for interviews during January, February and March each year. The applicants will be ranked and chosen by the Executive Committee by April. Selected applicants will begin training by July 1st.

Contact us

To learn more about the Johns Hopkins University Department of Neurology Neuroimmunology / Neuroinfectious Disease Fellowship, please contact the Program Administrator:

Heather Thomas, M.B.A

Phone: 443-287-0571 or Email:


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