About the Department of Neurology


Reducing the burden of neurological disorders

The Department of Neurology provides residents, fellows and researchers with a broad, interdisciplinary experience that features an exceptional faculty to resident/fellow ratio and an unrivaled diversity of educational opportunities in both a public and private setting.

Facts & Figures

The Department supports:
  • More than 70 faculty members
  • 18 residents in an ACGME-accredited residency program
  • Nine fellowship programs
  • Neurology clerkships responsible for more than 180 students per year

Our Mission

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The mission of the Department of Neurology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC is to reduce the burden of neurological disorders on humankind through research, education and patient care.