Florida Orthopaedic Institute is offering a one-year research fellowship in orthopaedic research with a focus on hand and upper extremity. The fellowship will begin May/June 2021. The primary function of the research fellow is to coordinate the conduct of orthopaedic clinical research protocols with an emphasis on creation and maintenance of IRB, screening/enrolling patients and maintaining follow-up outcomes for open studies and databases, data collection and analysis, and manuscript preparation and submission.

This position entails interaction with patients, study sponsors, principal investigators (PI), sub-investigators (Sub I), clinical staff, administrative staff, radiology, and institutional review boards (IRB). In addition, the research fellow is encouraged to attend weekly conferences and grand rounds as well as monthly journal clubs. This opportunity requires an extremely motivated individual with strong organization and communication skills. The goal of this year is to improve fellow’s research skills in an academic environment and help fellow strengthen their application for an orthopedic surgery residency position.

Application Deadline: March 31, 2021

Where: Florida Orthopaedic Institute, Tampa, Fl

Start: Approximately June 1, 2021- negotiable

Duration: 1 year full-time, paid position

Coordinate all clinical research activities with moderate supervision:


Interested Applicants Should Submit the following: 

Cover Letter


Submit to Meera Gill at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.