Application Information

Qualification Requirements

The Movement Disorders Fellowship is available to young physicians who are currently enrolled in or have completed an ACGME-accredited general neurology residency within five years. All fellows must be eligible for and apply for a license from the Medical Board of California and a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration registration number. Additionally, fellows who are accepted must obtain medical staff privileges before beginning the program.

To Apply

Qualified applicants must submit:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three letters of reference (one of which must be from the residency program director)
  • Personal statement

Candidates are asked to email their applications to either the program director, Michele Tagliati, MD, FAAN, at, and Catalina Giraldo Reyes at

Applications are accepted throughout the year, and interviews can be scheduled at any convenient time. At this time, Cedars-Sinai does not participate in the collective movement disorders match agreement.