ACGME accredited Fellowship offers a comprehensive experience in treating
clinical hand and upper extremity conditions, as well as microsurgery.
The Fellow will learn the latest diagnostic and therapeutic techniques
for management of acute trauma, post-traumatic reconstruction, rheumatoid
and other arthritides, congenital deformities, and nerve injuries. The
Fellowship includes small and large total joint replacement of the upper
extremity. Microvascular surgery, including replantation and free-tissue
transfer, is also stressed. The Fellow will be under the direct supervision
of attending surgeons but at times will have autonomy in supervising residents
and medical students.
is allotted for research and educational meetings. The Fellow is expected
to participate in clinical and basic science research projects.
must be Board-eligible or qualified in Orthopaedic, Plastic, or General
Application deadline for 2022-2023 is Friday, January 15, 2021
Monique A. Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-972-3860.
apply please click on the Universal
Hand Fellowship application
applications along with 3 LORs should be sent to:
Monique A. Smith
Program Support Coordinator
Rutgers University – Newark Campus
New Jersey Medical School
Department of Orthopedics