The Emory University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers a five-year residency training program that satisfies the eligibility requirements of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. At present, full-time Emory faculty spanning all nine subspecialties participate in the educational program, in addition to numerous community physicians.
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Emory University School of Medicine offers fellowship programs multiple orthopaedic areas. Please click on the fellowship program below to learn more.
Emory's Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers four-week clinical externships throughout the academic year. All applicants should provide proof of passing the USMLE Step I exam and have completed at least one Orthopaedic rotation at their home institution. Applications are requested a minimum of two months prior to the desired month of the rotation. Rotations are filled on a first come, first serve basis with eight being the maximum number of rotators for each four-week period. Please click here to learn more about our clerkships.
The academic year is comprised of various site-specific and department-wide conferences. Some are year round, while others occur during only a portion of the year. With few exceptions, this is considered protected time for the residents, free of clinical responsibility.
The Emory University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers a five-year residency training program that satisfies the eligibility requirements of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. At present, 24 full-time Emory faculty participate in the educational program, in addition to numerous community physicians.
Emory University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery has developed an immersion opportunity for under-represented minorities, including women and people of color, through an 8-week summer internship program. This program allows students to participate in a directed internship during their college career. The overall goal of the internship is to increase exposure to the field of Orthopaedic Surgery at a stage when students may be deciding to enter the field of medicine.