POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED: 2020-21 U of UTAH Pediatric and Adult Sports Medicine Research Fellowship - Dr. Stephen Aoki

Dr. Stephen Aoki invites 3rd and 4th year medical students interested in orthopaedic surgery to apply for a one-year sports medicine research fellowship.  This is a paid position focused on pediatric and adult hip and knee research.

Dr. Stephen K. Aoki specializes in the surgical treatment of pediatric, adolescent, and adult sports injuries of the hip and knee. Dr. Aoki serves as team physician for University of Utah Gymnastics and University of Utah Football. He serves as Chair of the University of Utah Residency Selection Committee.  

Current research is focused on both pediatric and adult sports medicine, primarily related to hip and knee pathology.  Research includes clinical, biomechanical, and basic science projects. Please refer to the following link for a list of previous research projects: U of U: Aoki Academic Website

As the research assistant, you will be responsible for managing and organizing multiple projects, efficiently following them to completion.  We are looking for a socially intelligent, motivated, self-driven, trustworthy individual to fill this position.

Position: Research Assistant (Full-time paid position)

Duration: ~June 2020-May 2021 (optional 2nd year)

Location: University of Utah Orthopaedic Center/Primary Children’s Hospital. Salt Lake City, UT.



Goals/Opportunities of the Fellowship: 


Interested applicants should send the following items to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Address email heading as “Research Fellowship Position”.