Emory University School of Medicine and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Pediatric Neuropsychology Fellowship

The Department of Neuropsychology at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta announces one position opening for a 2-year, full-time postdoctoral fellowship in Pediatric Neuropsychology beginning August 1 to September 1, 2014. The training program is a member of the Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology (APPCN) and is designed to meet criteria set forth by the Houston Conference on Specialty Education and Training in Clinical Neuropsychology guidelines.

The deadline for APPCN applications is January 3, 2014. See "Application Guidelines" for detailed information on application requirements. The rank order submission list deadline is February 20, 2014 and the match date for the upcoming year is February 28, 2014.

Fellowship Details

Additional information on the Pediatric Neuropsychology Fellowship at Children's is featured in the downloadable Neuropsychology Post-doctoral Fellowship brochure which provides an overview of the program.  

Application Guidelines 

The Children's Healthcare of Atlanta & Emory University School of Medicine Pediatric Neuropsychology Fellowship program participates in the Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology (APPCN) Resident Matching Program.

Please visit http://www.natmatch.com/appcnmat/ for further information and deadlines. The Neuropsychology team will be available to interview prospective candidates at the International Neuropsychological Society meeting in February 2012. The rank order submission list deadline is February 20, 2014 and the match date for the upcoming year is February 28, 2014.

All applicants must register with the National Matching Service using the Children's Neuropsychology program code of 9373.

Additionally, applicants for the program must submit the following:

  • Letter of interest (no longer than two single-spaced pages) stating professional and academic preparation and work experiences, along with career goals and interests
  • Curriculum vitae
  • APPCN Verification of Completion of Doctorate form
  • Official graduate transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Copies of any publications
  • Copies of two neuropsychological evaluation reports

The deadline for receipt of all materials, including letters of recommendation, is Jan. 3, 2014. Interviews for the neuropsychology fellowship will be available on-site and remotely.  

Applications should be mailed to:

Kathleen O’Toole, Ph.D., ABPP-CN 
Training Director
Pediatric Neuropsychology Residency program
Neuropsychology department
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30342-1600
E-mail: kathleen.otoole@choa.org
Phone: 404-785-2855