The fellowship program participates in the NRMP’s Combined Musculoskeletal Matching Program. We accept applications via the ASSH online fellowship application platform. One fellowship position is offered through the Match each year. Applicants from orthopaedic surgery and plastic surgery residency programs are encouraged to apply. Applications are reviewed by the selection committee and are selected on the basis of their preparedness, ability, aptitude, academic credentials, communication skills and personal qualities. All applications are reviewed by the Fellowship Selection Committee, which is comprised of all members of the hand division faculty. Fellowship positions are offered by the program director based on the outcome of the Match. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply to the fellowship program and are given equal consideration.
Application must include:
- Universal hand surgery fellowship application
- Personal statement
- Three letters of recommendation
- USMLE score report
- Copy of current licensure
- Copy of medical school diploma
December 15, 2017
- Start date: August 1, 2018
- End date: July 31, 2019
Applicants selected for interview will be notified by December 31, 2017. Interviews will be held in Columbus, Ohio on January 26, 2018 and February 23, 2018.
For more information, please contact:
Education Program Manager
Department of Orthopaedics
725 Prior Hall
376 W. 10th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210