Dr. Matthew Colman is seeking a bright, ambitious, and hard-working medical student interested in pursuing a full-time clinical research fellowship at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush between the third and fourth year of medical school. Dr. Colman is an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Rush and is dual specialized in Orthopaedic Spine Surgery and Oncology, providing the fellow with the unique opportunity to learn and conduct research in both subspecialties. Fellows will also have extensive opportunities for publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at national and international conferences. The fellow is welcome to attend Spine and Oncology conferences, with the opportunity to learn directly from residents, fellows, and attendings within the department.

Positions Available: 1

Position Title: Clinical Research Coordinator

Duration: 1 Year 

Candidates: US Medical Students between M3/M4 interested in Orthopedic Surgery.

Location: Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush University Medical Center, Division of Spine Surgery and Musculoskeletal Oncology, Chicago, IL.

Start Date: Beginning May/June 2021

Salary: Monthly stipend provided


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Interested applicants should send a brief Cover Letter, CV, and USMLE Step I score reports (and Step II if available) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Candidates will be considered on a rolling basis. Strong applicants will be invited for a phone/video interview shortly thereafter.