Neurology Training Worldwide

Semin Neurol. 2018 Apr;38(2):135-144. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1647246. Epub 2018 May 23.


Neurology training is essential for providing neurologic care globally. Large disparities in availability of neurology training exist between higher- and lower-income countries. This review explores the worldwide distribution of neurology training programs and trainees, the characteristics of training programs in different parts of the world, and initiatives aimed at increasing access to neurology training in under-resourced regions.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Education, Medical*
  • Global Health / education*
  • Humans
  • International Cooperation
  • Neurology / education*