Application Process

To apply, please send the following information to Pue Farooque, DO and Carole Amarakoon (please indicate Citizenship/Visa status). Application packet should include:

  • Fellowship application
  • Personal statement: 1-2 pages outlining your reasons for applying, career goals, and strengths you will bring to the program. 
  • Three letters of reference: please provide names of the references, and arrange for the letters of recommendation to be forwarded directly to the epilepsy center director, by mail or email. 
  • Your current CV 
  • A passport style photo of yourself. 
  • Applicants should be neurology board eligible. 
Applicants will be contacted in December if they are invited to interview. Applications for 2019 fellowships will be accepted September 1 - November 30. 

All materials should be sent to: 

Pue Farooque, DO 
Assistant Professor 
Epilepsy Fellowship Director 
Assistant Fellowship Director for Clinical Neurophysiology 
Department of Neurology 
Yale School of Medicine 
P.O. Box 208018 15 York Street 
New Haven, CT 06520-8018 

c/o Carol Amarakoon 

Please contact Carol Amarakoon for any further information regarding the fellowship.


See the Yale Epilepsy Program website for the Epilepsy Fellowship application.