Hand & Upper Extremity

2023-2024 Hand & Upper Extremity fellowship grant recipients

Grants were awarded to 5 Hand & Upper Extremity fellowship programs:

  • Hand Rehabilitation Foundation, Rockledge, PA
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Click here to view the entire list of 2023-2024 fellowship grant recipients.

2024-2025 fellowship grant cycle schedule

Application period opens: January 2024

Review period: March 2024

Grant notifications: April 2024

Public announcement: June 2024

Funds distributed: August 2024

Click on the fellowship page for more information.

Hand & Upper Extremity data at a glance

Grant recipient programs submit reports providing trending data. Aggregate data is shared only when there is a minimum of five recipients in a subspecialty in an academic year.

  • OMeGA grants supported 7 Hand & Upper Extremity fellows in 2022-2023
  • Grants were awarded to 35% of programs that applied
  • OMeGA-supported fellows reported 36 Hand & Upper Extremity clinical research projects in the first six months of the 2022-2023 academic year

Figure 1: Average number of Hand & Upper Extremity procedures performed per quarter for years of tracked data.

Figure 2: Top Hand & Upper Extremity procedures performed by CPT codes during the 2022-2023 first and second quarters.

"We greatly appreciate the commitment of OMeGA and the support it offers to advance training of the musculoskeletal surgical specialties such as hand surgery." OMeGA grant recipient program

Thank you to our 2023-2024 Hand & Upper Extremity fellowship donors

Funding for OMeGA grants is made possible through the generous support of orthopaedic GME from the following donors.


 Thank you to our subspecialty society affiliates

Together, OMeGA and the orthopaedic subspecialty societies support quality graduate medical education and excellence in patient care.

American Association for Hand Surgery

American Society for Surgery of the Hand

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