A message from the program director:
Congratulations on choosing a career in neurology! It is truly a golden age in clinical neuroscience, with countless breakthrough therapies emerging in real time for stroke, epilepsy, dementia, multiple sclerosis, and other neurological conditions. At Maine Medical Center, our neurology program is at the forefront of these breakthroughs.
In our program, you will find a supportive learning environment designed to foster your development into an exceptional neurologist. You will experience the breadth of modern neurological practice, but also be immersed in the finer points of care across all major neurological sub-specialties. We recognize diverse individual developmental goals as clinicians, scientists, educators, and advocates, and have designed our program to support personalized training with longitudinal tracks and mentorship.
Our core values of continuous neurology learning, patient-centered clinical excellence, resident wellness, diversity and social responsibility will be embedded throughout your experience. After graduating from the program, you can take these values with you into the next stage of your career as a clinician, educator, and/or researcher who is sure to inspire the next generation of neurologists. Thank you for your interest in our program and welcome to the world of neurology! We hope to meet you soon!
David Taplinger, MD