Fellows will be mentored by a seasoned orthopaedic trauma surgeon, a highly visible, active member of the OTA, and preferably a person with leadership experience as a major committee chair and/or member of the OTA Board.
Fellows will travel to 8-10 orthopedic trauma centers in North America over a four week period, travel will be in April-May to accommodate seasonal variation. Host centers should estimate three nights for the visiting fellows.
As members of this Fellowship group and the OTA family, Fellows will be encouraged to contribute philanthropically to the OTA in support of future traveling fellowship groups.
This application is due November 30th, 2019.
Centers will be notified by December 31, 2019 for the spring 2020 travelling year.
*Note: The initial set of Host Institutions must be in the Eastern region: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia, Vermont, Washington DC, West Virginia, and Toronto and Ottawa, Canada.