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Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship - Grant Medical Center

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Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship - Grant Medical Center

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Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship - Grant Medical Center

We prepare our fellows for lifelong careers in the surgical treatment of trauma patients.

OhioHealth Grant Medical Center offers a one-year fellowship in the evaluation and management of orthopedic trauma and critically ill patients. Our fellows are involved throughout all aspects of patient care and treatment alongside our expert orthopedic trauma physicians. Nationally, we have been recognized as the fifth busiest Level 1 trauma center. The fellowship is available to candidates who have completed a residency and are board-eligible physicians. 

Diligent Learning Experience in a High-Volume Setting

Publication Opportunities
Participation in clinical research leading to the publication of at least one manuscript during the program.

Scholarly Activities
Dedicated weekly didactics, clinical conferences, seminars, small discussion groups, journal clubs and one-on-one instruction.

Resident Training 
Involvement in resident education for our five rotating residency programs.

Your Future Starts Here

Our fellowship gives you a strong foundation for long-term success during your year of training. It includes, but is not limited to the following:

Scholarly Activities

We have full-time, dedicated faculty members who are available to provide support and guidance for fellows on their research and quality improvement projects. Fellows will have the opportunities to participate in the below scholarly activities:

  • Weekly lectures, conferences, seminars, small discussion groups, surgical grand rounds and journal clubs.
  • IRB approved research projects leading to presentation and/or publication.
  • Submission of a manuscript for publication in a peer review journal.
  • Access to shared databases through the staffed library.
Rotation Opportunities

You’ll get the opportunity to practice in Grant Medical Center's 49-critical care licensed bed teaching hospital, ranked the busiest adult Level 1 Trauma Center in Ohio by the American College of Surgeons, and other OhioHealth inpatient and outpatient facilities. Grant also serves as a tertiary center for patients in more than 50 counties in Ohio and neighboring states and has over 6,000 trauma visits a year.

Mentorship Program

Make lifelong connections with our experienced orthopedic trauma faculty members who can offer one-to-one guidance centered on engagement, leadership, research assistance, interpersonal skills and career development.

Fellow Well-Being

We know that to take care of others, we must first take care of ourselves. We work closely with our fellows to help them keep a healthy work-life balance. We achieve this in a variety of ways that include but are not limited to the following.

  • Three weeks paid vacation
  • Free fitness center membership 
  • Onsite, free parking
  • OhioHealth employee assistance programs