Internship, 29/01/2020

18-month Neurology Internship at the Small Animal Hospital Stuttgart - Plieningen, Germany (2020-2021)

Application deadline: until position is filled.

The Small Animal Hospital Stuttgart-Plieningen is offering an 18-month Neurology Internship position to veterinarians wishing to advance their clinical training in neurology in view of enrolling in a neurology residency program. Our hospital is a state-of-the-art, private referral institution located in southwest of Germany. The successful candidate will join our rapidly expanding team of specialists in a wide range of disciplines (cardiology, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, neurology & neurosurgery, physiotherapy, surgery) and our team of experienced assistants and interns. The neurology intern will be supervised and work close together with an ECVN Diplomate, and one Clinical Fellow in Neurology. Our hospital has a modern equipment including 24/7 availability, in-house clinical pathology laboratory and cytology, radiography, ultrasonography, fluoroscopy, electrodiagnostic equipment, MRI, CT, dedicated neurosurgical unit, and intensive care unit.

The successful candidate will benefit from both a busy and dynamic clinical environment and formal training. Interns participate in hospital rounds, journal clubs, and MRI rounds.


Applicants to the program will be selected based on the written application and the interview. They should preferably have successfully completed a 12-month rotating internship or have experience in small animal practice. Successful candidate must have good written and verbal communication skills in German, as well as interpersonal and organisational skills. 


Application should include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and 2 letters of references sent electronically to Diana Henke at


Application deadline: until position is filled.