Immersion Block

Neurology immersion block lumbar puncture workshop

During the last rotation of the year, all PGY1 residents participate in the Neurology Immersion Block. This rotation, with no clinical responsibilities, is an introduction to neurology residency, which includes:  

  • Neurological emergency lectures
  • Quizzes
  • Workshops (neuroanatomy, adult and child neuro exam, EMG, EEG, lumbar puncture)
  • Mock code stroke and status epilepticus
  • Shadow calls
  • Team building and wellness/relaxation exercises