Neurology Clerkship


Director: Nancy Hu, MD 

Clerkship Objectives/Learning Objectives

  1. Take a neurologic history and recognize the cogent signs and symptoms referable to the nervous system
  2. Perform a focused neurologic exam
  3. Generate a differential diagnosis based on one’s history and examination
  4. Formulate a diagnostic plan based on one’s differential diagnosis
  5. Understand the therapeutic options for a variety of diagnoses

Required Clinical Experiences:

  • Neurologic Physical Examination (while observed by faculty)
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Neuromuscular Disorder
  • Epilepsy
  • Stroke


  • Clinical evaluations
  • Research presentations
  • Reflections
  • Final Essay