Consortium of Neurology Clerkship Directors

Exchange views on teaching clinical neurology to medical students.

  • Find information about neurology clerkships at American medical schools
  • Develop educational materials
  • Develop recommended core curriculum and other consensus policies used to teach clinical neurology to medical students
  • Promote the importance of education as an academic activity

CNCD Officers:

  • Chair: Joseph Safdieh, MD, FAAN
  • Vice Chair: Rachel Marie E. Salas, MD
  • Past Co-chairs: Holli Ann Horak, MD, FAAN; Madhu (Mona) Soni, MD

Read a letter from CNCD chair.


The 2017 Annual Meeting will be in Boston, MA, April 22-28. 

  • Consortium of Neurology Clerkship Directors (CNCD) Business Meeting 
    Sunday, April 23, 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
  • Program Coordinator Business Meeting
    Sunday, April 23, 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
  • Clerkship and Program Directors Conference: Wellness and Burnout During Training
    Monday, April 24, 12:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Active Organizations

The CNCD coordinates activities and represents neurology in the following organizations:


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