Shoulder & Elbow

OMeGA Medical Grants Association fellowship grants support clinical fellowship programs in all nine orthopaedic subspecialty categories. Grants may be used for fellow salary and benefits only. Programs must email OMeGA to request preapproval of exceptional items if salary and benefit support is not possible.

2018-2019 Shoulder & Elbow fellowship grant recipients

Grants were awarded to 10 Shoulder & Elbow fellowship programs:

  • Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education, Tampa, FL
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • New York University, New York, NY
  • Texas Education and Research Foundation, Houston, TX
  • Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI

* Developing Program

Click here to view the entire list of 2018-2019 fellowship grant recipients.

2019-2020 fellowship grant cycle schedule

Application period opens: Monday, September 24, 2018

Application period closes: Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 5pm CST

Review period: December 2018-February 2019

Grant notifications: April 2019

Public announcement: June 2019

Funds distributed: August 2019

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Shoulder & Elbow 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 11 Shoulder & Elbow fellows in 2017-2018
  • Grants were awarded to 73.33% of programs that applied
  • OMeGA-supported fellows reported 30 Shoulder & Elbow clinical research projects in the first six months of the 2017-2018 academic year

Figure 1: Average number of Shoulder & Elbow procedures performed per quarter for years of tracked data.

"I would like to again thank the OMeGA organization for the support of fellows in orthopaedics." OMeGA grant recipient program

Thank you to our 2019-2020 Shoulder & Elbow fellowship donors

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

White donor

Founding supporter since 2008

Top category donor

Green donor

Thank you to our subspecialty society affiliates

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

US partner:

American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons

Canadian partner:

Canadian Shoulder & Elbow Society

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