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Fellowship Program Name: Harvard Orthopedic Trauma
Fellowship Website: http://www.massgeneral.org/education/fellowship.aspx?id=83 and http://www.brighamandwomens.org/Departments_and_Services/orthopedics/Services/trauma/Fellowship.aspx?sub=2
Fellowship Director: Michael Weaver, MD
Fellowship Director Email: kmbernstein@bwh.harvard.edu
Program Address: Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
55 Fruit St
Bldg 3C
Boston, MA 02114-2621
Program Phone: (617) 643-0149
Fellowship Coordinator: Karen M. Bernstein
Fellowship Coordinator Email: kmbernstein@bwh.harvard.edu
Fellowship Coordinator Phone Number: 6175257150
Fellowship Description: The Harvard Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship Program offers one-year orthopedic trauma fellowship with emphasis on the management of adult musculoskeletal trauma and post-traumatic reconstruction. The Fellow will work with the orthopedic residents and staff of the Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospitals as an integral part of the combined trauma services. Clinical responsibilities will include the following: acute trauma; all aspects of reconstructive trauma care; pelvic and acetabular trauma including pelvic and acetabular osteotomies; small wire techniques for trauma reconstruction; and spine trauma. The Fellow will also take call and participate in the educational program of the Orthopedic Trauma Service extended to medical students, residents, and attending staff. Completion of clinical or basic research projects is expected. Candidates from North America must have successfully completed an accredited orthopedic residency; be board-eligible, per ABOS; and, able to obtain an unrestricted full Massachusetts medical license. Please note that all applicants must successfully complete Steps 1, 2 and 3 of the United States Medical Licensing Examination prior to the start of their fellowship year.
# of Trauma Fellows: 2
Fellowship Period: 1 year
Accrediting Agency: OTA
# of Full-Time Faculty 10
# of Full Time Faculty - OTA Members 5
Trauma Center Level: Level 1 ACS Trauma Center
# of Yearly Orthopaedic Trauma Procedures 4000
# of Yearly Trauma Admissions (ISS>17) 550
# of Acetabular Fractures (27226-27228): 81
# of Pilon Fractures (27826-27828): 82
# of Femoral Shaft Fractures (27506): 90