Hand & Upper Extremity


OMeGA Medical Grants Association fellowship grants support clinical fellowship programs in all nine orthopaedic subspecialty categories. Grants may be used for fellow salary, benefits and educational expenses.

2016-2017 Hand & Upper Extremity fellowship grant recipients

Grants were awarded to 7 Hand & Upper Extremity fellowship programs:

  • Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • University Pennsylvania Medical Center Hamot, Erie, PA
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO

* Developing Program

Click here to view the entire list of 2016-2017 fellowship grant recipients.


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 6 Hand & Upper Extremity fellows in 2014-2015
  • Grants were awarded to 50% of programs that applied
  • OMeGA-supported fellows in the first five months of the 2014-2015 academic year reported 22 Hand & Upper Extremity clinical research projects

"Thank you for the essential support. Your grant ensures excellence in orthopaedic hand surgeon education for the benefit of patients everywhere." OMeGA grant recipient program


Thank you to our 2016-2017 Hand & Upper Extremity fellowship donors

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

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Zimmer Biomet, founding supporter


* Top Hand and Upper Extremity donor


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


2017-2018 fellowship grant cycle schedule

Application period opens: Monday, September 26, 2016

Application period closes: Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 5pm CST

Applicants notified: May 2017

Public announcement: June 2017


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