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.

2017-2018 Trauma fellowship grant recipients

Grants were awarded to 13 Trauma fellowship programs:

  • Carolinas HealthCare Foundation, Inc., Charlotte, NC
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
  • Hughston Foundation, Columbus, GA *
  • McGill University, Montreal, QC
  • Regions Hospital/University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
  • San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA
  • University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
  • University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX
  • University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

* Developing Program

Click here to view the entire list of 2017-2018 fellowship grant recipients.

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: April 2018

Public announcement: June 2018

Funds distributed:  August 2018

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Trauma 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 Trauma fellows in 2015-2016
  • Grants were awarded to 63.16% of programs that applied
  • OMeGA-supported fellows in the first six months of the 2015-2016 academic year reported 24 Trauma clinical research projects

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

"We are very appreciative of the support that OMeGA has provided our fellows and our department." OMeGA grant recipient program

Thank you to our 2017-2018 Trauma 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 2017-2018 Trauma donor

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