Houston Methodist Neurological Institute is the site for one of the five leading ALS Clinical and Research Care Centers in the US under the direction of Stanley H. Appel, MD, Chair of the Department of Neurology, with over 100 ALS patients diagnosed yearly and over 250 active patients managed longitudinally. The department also has one of the largest multidisciplinary myotonic dystrophy clinics and also including those with muscular dystrophy, inherited neuropathy, CIDP/acquired neuropathy, myasthenia gravis, and metabolic/mitochondrial disorders.
Candidates are required to have successfully completed an Accredited Residency Program in child or adult neurology or Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation before the start of the fellowship. Having completed the fellowship program, graduates will be clinically as well as academically credentialed, and well trained to sit for the examination offered by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, in the Subspecialty of Neuromuscular Medicine.
For more information
Ericka P. Simpson, MD
Phone: 713.363.9589 | Fax: 713.796.9700
6560 Fannin St.
Scurlock Tower, 8th Floor
Houston, TX 77030