The Department of Orthopaedic 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 February 2019. This is an industry funded position at a teaching hospital and level one trauma center in Danville, Pennsylvania.

The focus of this research fellowship is orthopaedic 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 orthopaedic research team, which is comprised of research project coordinators, a director, 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 will sponsor a J1 visa for an accepted international research fellow.

For more information about our department, please visit our website: https://www.geisinger.org/patient-care

 
About Geisinger
 
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central, and northeastern Pennsylvania and in southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 32,000 employees, including 1,800 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, and two research centers.

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