Dr. Brett Owens is seeking an ambitious 3rd-year medical student who is interested in orthopedic surgery and a paid, year-long research fellowship in the field of sports medicine.

Duration: 1 year

Where: Brown University in Providence, RI

When: July 1, 2019 (Dates are flexible)

Salary: Annual salary of $30,000


Duties of the research coordinator will include:

- Responsible for data collection and management throughout relevant studies

- Quantitative data analyses of resultant data

- Performs relevant literature reviews as needed

- Coordinates research seminars and supports research projects with interns, medical students, residents, and fellows at the Warren Alpert School of Medicine.

- Provides a wide range of support in research administration and grant proposal

Specific prerequisites and characteristics of the coordinators should include:
- Motivation for a career in orthopedic surgery

- Strong oral and written communication skills

- Clinical or technical research experience

- Excellent organizational skills

- Proficiency in Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel), library database research experience

Benefits of the position:
- Numerous publications and abstract accepted by the end of the research year

- An abundance of research opportunities as fellow will work with Dr. Brett Owens, Dr. Ramin Tabaddor, and Dr. Peter Kriz

- Opportunity to conduct both basic and clinical research

** Clinical Opportunities: Fellow will have the opportunity to work in clinic and assist in the OR with all three physicians and attend weekly Orthopedic Grand Rounds and Sports Conferences.

- Enhanced competitiveness for orthopedic surgery residency

- Mentorship for residency matching and beyond


Contact Information: Please inquire with Brett Owens, MD at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (401)330-1434


Application Materials:

- Resume

- Cover Letter

- CV with USMLE Step I and/or Step II scores

** Please send to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Deadline: March 15, 2019

This is a rolling application deadline that will officially end on Match Day, March 15, 2019, or sooner if the position has been filled. Applicants will be contacted for a phone/video interview shortly after submission of necessary application items.


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