Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair

Application Information

Applications, including CVs, personal statements, and letters of recommendation are reviewed typically in the fall each year. At this time, we are reviewing applications approximately two years in advance, e.g. applicants who are interested in starting a fellowship immediately following graduation from residency should be compiling the application documents starting in their PGY4 year, with interviews typically held sometime between September and January of their PGY5 year. After initial review, a small number of applicants are invited for a formal interview with faculty members, residents, and fellows.

Interested applicants should submit the following documents:

  1. Personal statement describing your interests, attributes, and career goals
  2. Updated CV
  3. Completed Fellowship Application (PDF)
  4. USF GME Additional Information Form (PDF)
  5. Three letters of reference


Documents should be submitted via email to:

Siviero Agazzi, MD, MBA
Director of Cranial Division

please cc Kelly Thompson, Program administrator

General Employment Information

Fellows are employed by the University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine. Please visit our central GME Office's Website for further information regarding graduate medical education at USF.

Quick links have been provided below for a few resources that may be helpful for interested applicants

SAMPLE House Office Contract
Stipends and Benefits
GME Resident/Fellow Handbook

If you are interested in information regarding the fellowship and the application process please contact Program Administrator, Kelly Thompson, to request further information.