NorthShore University Health System

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 1993

(Formerly Evanston Northwestern Healthcare)

Jerry Sweet, Ph.D., ABPP
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
909 Davis Street, Suite 160, Evanston, IL 60201

Telephone: 847-425-6400 (program secretaries)
FAX: 847-425-6408 
E-mail: jerrysweet@uchicago.edu or jsweet@northshore.org 

NorthShore University Health System is a large, multi-hospital healthcare system north of Chicago. It is an academic affiliate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.

Program description and application materials are available on our website:
http://www.northshore.org/psychiatry-behavioral-sciences/academics/postdoctoral-residency-in-clinical-neuropsychology/

Program will do interviews at INS in 2018: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: The need for on-site interviewing (or phone interviewing) will be determined on an individual basis. 

2018 application deadline: December 15, 2017
Residency start date for 2018: August 2018

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings for 2018: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1 (Adult)
Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: None at present 

Clinical neuropsychologists: 11 full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 6 full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
 
Other psychologists: 12 full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants
With ABPP: 0 full-time; 0 part-time; 0 consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Applicants with scientist-practitioner training from a clinical psychology degree program with neuropsychological and psychological assessment at the graduate and internship levels will be the most competitive.

Emphases of training opportunities: Neuropsychology didactics, neurology grand rounds, and neurosurgical didactics, including brain cutting didactics.

Strong: neuropsychological assessment
Moderate: neuropsychological and psychological consultation, research development

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Geriatric/dementia, traumatic brain injury, forensic, ADHD/learning disabilities, mood disorders, medical populations
Moderate: Psychiatric / severe mental illness, forensic
Weak: HIV/AIDS, racial/ethnic minorities

updated 09/18/2017