The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Geisinger Health System is offering an international postdoctoral research fellowship opportunity for a physician interested in advancing research in the field of orthopaedics. The paid, full time position is a one year fellowship to begin in August 1, 2017. This is a industry funded position at a teaching hospital and level one trauma center in Danville, Pennsylvania.

This research fellowship will focus on orthopedic trauma. The fellow will participate in the full spectrum of clinical research: project design, data acquisition, statistical analysis, interpretation of results, poster/manuscript writing, and presentation. The individual will work closely with the orthopedic research team, which is comprised of research assistants, coordinators, manager, and faculty.

Applicants must be a qualified orthopaedic surgeon with current board certification for their respective country. Please send your CV, one page cover letter, and contact information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Applications will be considered, interviews will be conducted, and offers will be made on a rolling basis. Please note that Geisinger Health Systems will sponsor a J1 visa for accepted international research fellow.

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