Rothman Institute Sports Medicine is seeking 2 medical students for a one year paid research position at both our Philadelphia and Southern NJ Rothman Institute location.

The sports medicine research fellow will be integrally involved in developing, coordinating, and conducting research in the division of sports medicine at the Rothman Institute and Thomas Jefferson University.  The research assistant will have the opportunity to work closely with our dedicated faculty and will also have exposure to the division of sports medicine residents, fellows, faculty, and didactic lectures.  

This fellowship is perfect for any medical student who wishes to pursue a year of clinical research to help further their orthopaedic career and bolster their application for acceptance into the NRMP for orthopaedic surgery.  

We have had great success in getting our research fellows research presentations and publications that will help bolster any academic CV.  

All interested students should email Fotios Tjoumakaris, MD at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss this opportunity further.  Please send CV and cover letter to this email if interested.