Neurological disorders are diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system.
Neurological disorders are diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system – the brain, the spinal cord, the cranial and peripheral nerves, the autonomic nervous system, the nerve roots, the neuromuscular plate and the muscles. There are more than 600 neurological disorders. The most common are: diseases due to defective genes, such as muscular dystrophy or Huntington's disease degenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer's or Parkinson's diseases of the blood vessels that supply the brain, such as stroke problems in the development of the nervous system, such as spina bifida brain or spinal cord injury convulsive disorders, such as epilepsy brain tumours infections, such as meningitis. Neurologists are the doctors specialized in Neuro infections as well.
The eligibility to get into post doctorate fellowship program as a neurologist ,The applicant ought to be an Indian citizen.
The applicant need to have acquired Ph.D./M.D./M.S. diploma from a diagnosed University. Those who've submitted their PhD/M.D/M.S thesis and are waiting for award of the diploma also are eligible to apply. However, such applicants, if selected, might be provided decrease fellowship quantity until they qualify the eligible diploma.
The higher age restriction for the fellowship is 35 years on the time of the submission of application, age might be calculated through taking the date of closure of the respective call. Age rest of 5 (five) years might be given to applicants belonging to SC/ST/OBC/Physically Challenged & Women applicants.
NPDF may be availed best as soon as through a candidate in his/her career.
Mentor need to preserve a everyday educational / studies function in a diagnosed group in India. Should preserve Ph.D. diploma in Science or Engineering.
A mentor shall now no longer have greater than SERB NPDF fellows at any given time.
Aspirants of NPDF, ECRA and CRG (EMR) can put up their notion best as soon as in a calendar 12 months in anybody of those schemes.
Nature & Duration of Support:
The fellowship is tenable best in India and may be applied in any of the diagnosed educational institutions, country wide laboratories and different diagnosed R & D institutions. The host group ought to offer essential administrative and infrastructural support.
The fellows will now no longer be allowed to paintings with the Ph.D. guide/co-guide. It is likewise usually now no longer availed on the equal Department / group in which the applicants have earned their PhD/M.S/M.D diploma.
The fellowship is solely a brief assignment, and is tenable to start with for a length of two years.