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 Spine fellowship grant recipients

Grants were awarded to 11 Spine fellowship programs:

  • Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
  • Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA
  • Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, MO *
  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO

* Developing Program

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

Spine 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 12 Spine fellows in 2014-2015
  • Grants were awarded to 75% of programs that applied
  • OMeGA-supported fellows in the first five months of the 2014-2015 academic year reported 20 Spine clinical research projects

Figure 1: Average number of Spine procedures performed per quarter for years of tracked data.

"We can only think to thank you for all you do!" OMeGA grant recipient program

Thank you to our 2016-2017 Spine  fellowship donors

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


Zimmer Biomet, founding supporter

* Top Spine 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.

Cervical Spine Research Society

North American Spine Society

2018-2019 fellowship grant cycle schedule

Application period opens:  Monday, September 25, 2017

Application period closes:  Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 5pm CST

Review period:  December 2017-February 2018

Grant notifications: May 2018

Public announcement: June 2018

Funds distributed:  August 2018

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