Applicants must have completed an accredited orthopaedic surgery program prior to the start of fellowship. If not US citizen application must be eligible for a J1 VISA.
The University of Maryland Medical System provides a variety of clinical settings and prepares the fellow to practice in most any environment. University Center includes University Hospital, the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, and the Baltimore VA Medical Center, all contiguously located on the same campus. Collectively, these hospitals provide exposure to a variety of spinal disorders in a quaternary facility and complex polytrauma. Outpatient spinal procedures including minimally invasive procedures are performed at Kernan Hospital. The trauma center will allow the Spine fellow to be exposed to the preoperative management of patients with traumatic spinal cord injuries.
Accepting Applications for Spine Fellowship 2011/2012
Please apply at http://www.sfmatch.org/fellowship/
We will be conducting interviews at NASS as well as our home program.