Teaching medical students and training medical residents is an important function of the Nerve and Muscle Center of Texas.
Students and trainees attend the center form Baylor college of medicine, University of Texas, and UTMB.
Interested students and residents should check with their respective departments and contact the center in advance to guarantee spots.
Students are instructed about how to take history and conduct neurological examination and they are asked to write project about different disorders. They are also tought how to approach diagnostic scenarios. Medical residents are allowed to evaluate patients under Dr. Shaibani's supervision and they are given advanced instructions about neuromuscular disorders, EMG, pathology, and clinical trials. Also they are encouraged to present in the morning reports and grand rounds.
Students and residents are provided with opportunities to present in national and regional conferences.