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Child Neurology Residency

Journal Club (Required PGY4 & 5)

Schedule and Venue

  • ~ One per month at a faculty member’s house (PG3 year with adult neurology residents)
  • ~ One per year during PG4 and PG5 years with pediatric neurology faculty (one per resident per year)


Journal club is an informal gathering of residents and faculty. One resident and a faculty sponsor select an important paper from the literature, or a few related papers. The resident discusses the importance of the topic, the research design, findings, etc. Faculty help guide the discussion.


  • To develop residents’ skills in evidence-based medicine
  • To promote a collegial working relationship among residents and faculty


Last reviewed: 6/6/2018, Adam Wallace