Hand & Upper Extremity

2020-2021 Hand & Upper Extremity fellowship grant recipients

Grants were awarded to 12 Hand & Upper Extremity fellowship programs:

  • Campbell Foundation, Germantown, TN
  • Carilion Medical Center, Roanoke, VA *
  • Hand Rehabilitation Foundation, Rockledge, PA
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
  • Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 
  • NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO

* Developing Program

Click here to view the entire list of 2020-2021 fellowship grant recipients.

2021-2022 fellowship grant cycle schedule

Application period opens: Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Application period closes: Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 5pm CST

Review period: November 2020-February 2021

Grant notifications: April 2021

Public announcement: June 2021

Funds distributed: August 2021

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 10 Hand & Upper Extremity fellows in 2019-2020
  • Grants were awarded to 55.56% of programs that applied
  • OMeGA-supported fellows reported 24 Hand & Upper Extremity clinical research projects in the first six months of the 2019-2020 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 2019-2020 first and second quarters.

"OMeGA grant funding is critical for our fellowship support." OMeGA grant recipient program

Thank you to our 2020-2021 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 affiliate

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

American Association for Hand Surgery

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