Only students from medical schools with exchange programs with the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine are eligible to apply for a Clinical Elective in Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins. The application process must be coordinated through the Johns Hopkins Registrar's Office. If you are an eligible student, the required application forms can be obtained from this website: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/som/students/policies/visitors.html
Please submit the completed forms by mail to:
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Office of the Registrar
Edward D. Miller Research Building, Suite 147
733 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205
Also required for your application are the following documents which can be sent separately by email to the Neurosurgery Medical Training Programs Administrator (Stacie Grant):
- An up to date Curriculum Vitae
- An up to date medical school transcript (in English or with English translation included)
- Two letters of recommendation from clinical faculty from your medical school.
Please ensure that the dates for which you apply are definite. Once accepted, date changes are difficult to accommodate and could result in rotation cancellation.
If you are accepted for a clinical elective, you will receive information about housing. You will be required to purchase health insurance through the Johns Hopkins University. Foreign or travel insurances are not acceptable.
Please understand that while Johns Hopkins is committed to teaching on a global scale, the number of international students we can accept for clinical electives is limited.
Please see the General Information webpage for more information.