University of Colorado Research Fellowship

3 years 6 months ago - 3 years 6 months ago #36481 by scopecity
2019-2020 University of Colorado - Clinical Research Fellowship - Dr. Rachel Frank (Sports Medicine) and Dr. Kenneth Hunt (Foot & Ankle Surgery

Position Title: Clinical Research Fellow
Positions: 2
Duration: 1 year
Who: US medical students between M2/M3 or M3/M4 interested in Orthopedic Surgery. Only USA students will be considered.
Where: University of Colorado School of Medicine; Aurora, CO.
When: Beginning Approx. June 2019
Salary: A monthly stipend is provided

Duties of the research coordinator will include:
• Coordination of all research projects including both clinical and biomechanical projects
• Dissection/testing of cadaveric specimens for research purposes
• Statistical analysis of data
• Submission of protocols to the Institutional Review Board (IRB)
• Drafting and assisting in the writing/editing of abstracts and manuscripts
• Drafting and assisting in the writing/editing of sports medicine/orthopedic surgery book chapters and textbooks

Specific Prerequisites and Characteristics of the coordinators should include:
• Strong motivation for a career in Orthopaedic Surgery
• Proven interest in research
• MUST be extremely organized
• MUST be detail oriented
• MUST be able to self-manage
• Strong academic record

Benefits of the position:
• The fellow should expect to have 10-20 publications/chapters/abstracts by the end of the research year
• This will undoubtedly bolster and enhance competitiveness for a position in an Orthopaedic surgery residency
• The ability to collaborate with fellows, Orthopaedic residents, and other sports attendings
• Opportunities to observe surgical procedures
• Ample opportunities to attend Orthopaedic Grand Rounds, Sports Conferences, Journal Clubs, and Cadaver Labs
• Opportunities to present research at Orthopaedic Conferences

Drs. Frank and Hunt expect all applicants to be able to match into Orthopaedic Surgery and will help the candidate during the match process.

Interested candidates should send a brief Cover Letter, CV (with USMLE step I and/or II scores), and expected starting date to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Last edit: 3 years 6 months ago by scopecity.

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