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Brain Injury Medicine Fellowships

A physician specializing in Brain Injury Medicine (BIM) addresses the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and management of individuals with varying severity levels of brain injury such as traumatic brain injury, stroke, CNS neoplasms, anoxic brain injury, and other brain disorders. BIM specialists are focused on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of related medical, physical, psychosocial, and vocational disabilities and complications during the lifetime of a patient.

LEARN MORE about Brain Injury Medicine Fellowships with AAP's Mentor-on-Demand Podcast with Dr. Brian Greenwald, Medical Director of Center for Head Injuries and the Associate Medical Director of JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute.

LEARN MORE about the National Resident Matching Program's Rehabilitation Medicine Match including present year statistics, the subspecialties in the Rehabilitation Match, the application process and important dates associated with the Rehabilitation Match.


Carolinas Medical Center
Carolinas Healthcare System
1100 Blythe Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28203
Director: Vu Q. C. Nguyen, MD

JFK Medical Center
65 James Street
Edison, NJ 08818
Director: Brian D. Greenwald, MD

Kessler Institute of Rehabilitation
Kessler Medical Rehabilitation
1199 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange, NJ 07052
Director: Neil N. Jasey, MD

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street, SW
Rochester, MN 55905
Director: Billie Schultz, MD

MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital/MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
102 Irving St NW, Rm 2146
Washington DC 20010
Director: Michael Yochelson, MD

MetroHealth Rehabilitation Institute
2500 MetroHealth Drive
Cleveland, OH 44109
Director: James Begley, MD
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60 Township Line Rd.
Elkins Park PA 19027
Director: Miriam Segal, MD

Mount Sinai Medical Center
Traumatic Brain Injury Medicine Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
5 E 98th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10029
Director: Kirk Lercher, MD

NYU School of Medicine
NYU-Rusk Rehabilitation
240 East 38th Street, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10016
Director: Brian Im, MD

Northwell Health
Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
1554 Northern Blvd., 4th Floor
Manhasset, NY 11030
Director: Rosanna C. Sabini, DO
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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (formerly Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago)
255 E Erie Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Director: David Ripley, MD, MS
Program Coordinator: Rita Bailey

South Texas Veterans Health Care System
Polytrauma Rehabilitation Center
7400 Merton Minter
San Antonio, TX 78229
Director: Blessen C. Eapen, MD
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Phone: (210) 617-5300
Fellowship Information

SRH / Harvard Medical School
300 First Avenue, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02129
Director: Seth Herman, MD & Nicole Mazwi, MD

University of Minnesota
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
420 Delaware St. SE, MMC 297
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Director: Michael Armstrong, MD

University of Pennsylvania
1800 Lombard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Director: Kelly Heath, MD

University of Pittsburgh
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Building B, Suite 11522
1400 Locust Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Director: Amy Wagner, MD

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
6431 Fannin Street
MSB G.550A
Houston, TX 77030
Director: Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez

Baylor College of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine, Dept of PM&R
7200 Cambridge
Suite 10C
Houston, TX 77030
Director: Sunil Kothari, MD

University of Washington
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Box #359612
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104
Director: Jennifer Zumsteg, MD

UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390-9005
Director: Benjamin Nguyen, MD

Virginia Commonwealth University
VCU Dept of PM&R
4th Floor, box 980677, 1223 East Marshall Street
Richmond, VA 23298
Director: Ajit Pai, MD

Wayne State University
Beaumont Hospital - Taylor
10000 Telegraph Road
Taylor, MI 48180
Director: Riley Smith, MD

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