Student Interest Group in Neurology (SIGN)
Background and Purpose
Revived at WVU during the summer of 2005, SIGN functions as a network of over 150 chapters in medical schools throughout the United States and Canada. Our membership in SIGN is aimed at:
- Fostering greater student interest in the field of Neurology
- Promoting greater student awareness of opportunities in the field of Neurology
- Providing students with opportunities to participate in activities related to the field of Neurology, including: discussions by Neurologists, patient presentations, and arranged shadowing of Neurologists in the workplace
- Given the youth of our organization, we look forward to receiving any ideas or suggestions that all of our new members may be willing to contribute.
(For a free application to Medical Student Membership in the American Academy of Neurology, please see your SIGN officers at the beginning of the school year.)
- Any student currently enrolled in the West Virginia University School of Medicine is eligible for membership.
- SIGN will meet every other month during the school year, and more often if so necessary.
- SIGN will be governed by an elected body of medical students that consists of a president and a vice president.
- Officers will be elected at the last meeting of each year by the members of SIGN. The group may decide to have a Secretary, Treasurer and Service Chair at their discretion.
- SIGN will work closely with a faculty sponsor in the Department of Neurology
2017 - 2018 Officers
- Denisse D. Arteaga - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Kaila Anderson - email@example.com
- Ching Xie - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Christopher Ferari - email@example.com
- Richard Cadenas - firstname.lastname@example.org
- David Watson, MD - email@example.com
Note: While student organizations are permitted to maintain a website on West Virginia University's server, this website does not constitute official West Virginia University content. This page is developed and maintained by a student organization, and is not approved or endorsed by, affiliated with, or supported by the University. The University does not screen or control the content on this page and thus does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of it. The views expressed here are strictly those of the page authors. Questions or comments on the contents of this page should be directed to the applicable student organization.