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The Johns Hopkins Neurosciences Nursing Fellowship

The Johns Hopkins Hospital Neurosciences Nursing Fellowship is a six-month specialty nurse training program in Neurology and Neurological Surgery for our newly hired neurosciences nurses.

This program will provide you with both didactic and clinical skill-building opportunities. At the end of the program, you will have the foundation needed to attain specialty certification in neurosciences nursing.

Within the fellowship program, your training will include:

  • Clinical topics in neurological and neurosurgical nursing
  • Trauma orientation
  • Leadership development
  • Observational experiences in the neurology operating room, neuroradiology, and ambulatory care
  • Shadow days with professional members of the multidisciplinary team
  • Participation in hands-on enrichment activities, including multidisciplinary patient care rounds

For more information on Medical Neurology and Neurological Surgery Nurse Fellowship Program, please contact:

Barbara Fitzsimmons
Nurse Educator

Nurses outside of Johns Hopkins who are interested in a Neurosciences nursing observation should contact the Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing at 443-287-4745.

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Maryland Patients

Adult Neurology: 410-955-9441
Pediatric Neurology: 410-955-4259

Adult Neurosurgery: 410-955-6406
Pediatric Neurosurgery: 410-955-7337


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