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Geriatric Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship: 2021-2022

The University of Minnesota/HealthPartners offers an exceptional opportunity for a multi-disciplinary Geriatric Orthopaedic Trauma fellowship. This fellowship is a twelve month unique training experience in the operative and clinical management of geriatric orthopaedic trauma patients. The fellowship will emphasize multidisciplinary aspects of geriatric orthopaedic patient care including operative and nonoperative trauma care, peri-prosthetic fracture reconstruction, bone health, and palliative care considerations. This will prepare you to build and efficiently run a geriatric fracture center. This fellowship is certified by the International Geriatric Fracture Society.

 

Qualified candidates are current PGY4 (or beyond) orthopaedic residents in an accredited US orthopaedic residency program and available to obtain a Minnesota medical license by July 2021.

Fellowship Director:  

Julie A. Switzer, MD, FAOA, FAAOS
Fellowship Director, Geriatric Orthopedic Trauma, University of Minnesota                                                              

Medical Director, Geriatric Orthopedics – The Masters Orthopedic Program, HealthPartners Care Group

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Minnesota

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital
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Fellowship Contact:  

Lisa K. Schroder
Academic Program Director
Ph: 574-835-5174 
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