NIH neurology funding
57 top doctors
Residency programs

Our vision

To lead in transforming and improving the lives of people affected by neurological conditions throughout the lifespan, in St. Louis and globally, by providing exceptional patient care, advancing innovative research, and delivering outstanding education.

WashU Medicine Bold Pioneer Award

Presented by the lab of Randy Bateman, MD

Recognized early career investigators pushing the boundaries in neurological disease, neuroscience or fundamental aging research.

Bold research

Through collaborative science, we’re translating discoveries into clinical solutions.

Get ready for your impactful, rewarding career.

With strong mentorship and extensive training options, we support you in finding and following your path.

3 residencies | 12 fellowships | 170 faculty

Superb patient care

We provide compassionate, leading-edge care for patients of all ages and genders.

  • Team-based care
  • Thorough diagnosis
  • Clear communication

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Unparalleled research, deep resources and a collegial, collaborative environment make WashU a neuroscience utopia.
No matter where you are in your career, you’ll thrive here. 

Ranked among best adult and children's hospitals U.S. News and World Report in neurology and neurosurgery.

One of America’s top neurology hospitals

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Barnes-Jewish Hospital / Washington University School of Medicine among America’s best hospitals in neurology and neurosurgery.


Now accepting applications for WashU Medicine Bold Pioneer Award!

Now accepting applications for WashU Medicine Bold Pioneer Award!
The goal of the $10,000 WashU Medicine Bold Pioneer Award is to recognize and encourage early career investigators who have demonstrated bold, pioneering research that is high-risk by virtue of being fundamentally different from standard approaches. The intent is to encourage scientific research investigators to challenge status quo approaches by developing fundamentally different methods, approaches, […]