The Neuropsychology Department of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta announces two positions opening for a two-year, full-time postdoctoral fellowship in pediatric neuropsychology beginning Sept. 1, 2015. 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 Jan. 2, 2015. See "Application Guidelines" for detailed information on application requirements.
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.
The Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and 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 the program's website for further information and deadlines. The neuropsychology team will be available to interview prospective candidates on site and at the International Neuropsychological Society meeting in February 2015. The rank order submission list deadline and the match date for the upcoming year have yet to be determined.
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 materials by Jan. 2, 2015.
The following documents should be emailed to Kathleen O'Toole:
- A 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
- Copies of two neuropsychological evaluations
- Copies of publications
Official graduate transcripts and three letters of recommendation should be mailed to:
Kathleen O’Toole, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
Department of Neuropsychology
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
1547 Clifton Road NE, Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30322
Contact Training Director Kathleen O’Toole, Ph.D., ABPP-CN, for more information.