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The nationally-ranked UAB Department of Neurology is home to more than 60 faculty organized around eight comprehensive divisions and seven centers.  We seek to provide state-of-the-art care for neurological disorders, train the next generation of neurologists and neuroscientists, and accelerate progress towards the therapies of the future.
 
Department of Neurology Fast Facts



   Over 60 faculty

   34,000 outpatients seen annually at The Kirklin Clinic

   2,400 annual admissions to UAB Hospital

   36 bed NICU

   20 Bed Stroke Unit

   10 bed Epilepsy Monitoring Unit

   24 residents in training

   100% Pass Rate on the Neurology Board Exams last 5 years

   9 subspecialty fellowships

   NIH R25 program for training residents in research

   “Best Hospital” for Neurology and Neurosurgery, US News and World Report

   Comprehensive Stroke Center, certified by the Joint Commission

   Level 4 Epilepsy Center, highest level awarded by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers

   $12 million in annual research funding

   132 Active Clinical Trials

   CNET, the Center for Neurodegeneration and Experimental Therapeutics, dedicated to finding cures for neurodegenerative diseases