26 September 2023

The Ottawa Hospital NeuroMuscular Centre is accepting applications for 1 or 2 year funded Neuromuscular / Clinical Neurophysiology (EMG) fellowships!!
For more information, or to submit an application (CV and letter of intent), please contact Dr Ari
Breiner abreiner@toh.ca. Applications are due October 31.


Ottawa Neuromuscular Fellowship Program

The fellowship program offers:

1:1 teaching sessions with 7 full time and 3 part time neuromuscular disease (NMD) specialists

General NMD and EMG clinics , as well as subspecialty clinics (genetic neuromuscular clinic, myotonic dystrophy clinic,
myasthenia gravis clinic, multidisciplinary ALS clinic, peripheral nerve trauma clinic).

Specialized techniques e.g single fibre EMG, interpretation of MRI in myopathies, ultrasound for neuromuscular conditions,
performing & interpreting muscle biopsies, etc ).

Many research opportunities including clinical research trials, quality improvement projects, translational research, and
observational studies.

Fellows are actively involved in the education of neurology residents both in clinic and through didactic teaching sessions.
Potential fellows may be encouraged to apply for the NMD4C fellowship if relevant Annual Neuromuscular Postdoctoral Research and Clinical Fellowships Funding Competition Now Open latest neuromuscular research updates NMD4C (neuromuscularnetwork.ca) ca)) however separate funding also exists.

The ERNs are co-funded by the
European Union (Health Programme and CEF)

EU Commission

“EURO-NMD is one of the 24 European Reference Networks (ERNs) approved by the ERN Board of Member States. The ERNs are co-funded by the European Union (Health Programme and CEF).
For more information about the ERNs and the EU health strategy,
please visit ec.europa.eu/health/ern