Are you committed to independent GME funding?


Apply to be a 2018 OMeGA Review Committee member

OMeGA board members provide unbiased guidance to best support orthopaedic graduate medical education in all nine subspecialty categories. Your vision for the future must be coupled with the ability to review applications to support OMeGA's merit-based process.


Qualifications

  • Applicant and immediate family members have no "financial interest" in any orthopaedic medical device, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. "Financial interest" is defined as ownership or personal compensation arrangements such as employment, consulting, speaking, or development relationships. Ownership of less than 5% in publicly traded securities and mutual funds in an orthopaedic medical device, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies will not be considered a "financial interest."
  • Applicant will disclose all leadership roles in orthopaedic fellowship or residency programs and educational institutions that may apply for a grant, recusing him/herself from consideration of grant applications made by institutions with which he or she is currently or has been associated in the last two years. "Leadership role" is defined to include a department chair or other position that involves financial decision making within the orthopaedic department of an institution, currently or in the previous two years.

  • Applicant will not participate in reportable payment activities as detailed in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Fact Sheet for Physician Open Payments.

  • Applicant will disclose any other financial or other personal considerations that may compromise, or may have the appearance of compromising, the individual's ability to serve as an objective evaluator of graduate medical education programs.

2018 Review Committee application

Apply by Friday, September 15, 2017

For more information contact info@omegamedicalgrants.org.


2018 Board of Director applicants

To apply and for more information contact info@omegamedicalgrants.org.