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.

2019-2020 Shoulder & Elbow fellowship grant recipients

Grants were awarded to 12 Shoulder & Elbow fellowship programs:

  • Cinncinati Shoulder & Elbow Research & Education Foundation, Cincinnati, OH *
  • Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Texas Education and Research Foundation, Houston, TX
  • Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • 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 2019-2020 fellowship grant recipients.

2020-2021 fellowship grant cycle schedule

Application period opens: Monday, September 23, 2019

Application period closes: Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 5pm CST

Review period: December 2019-February 2020

Grant notifications: April 2020

Public announcement: June 2020

Funds distributed: August 2020

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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 10 Shoulder & Elbow fellows in 2018-2019
  • Grants were awarded to 58.82% of programs that applied
  • OMeGA-supported fellows reported 25 Shoulder & Elbow clinical research projects in the first six months of the 2018-2019 academic year

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

"Funding from OMeGA has allowed us to achieve our goals of higher-level fellowship education." 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.

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 Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons

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OMeGA Fellowship GLM (Grant Lifecycle Manager)

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