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The Sports Medicine and Performance Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), in cooperation with the Aria 3B Orthopaedics, is offering an intense one-year clinical fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine.
The fellowship provides comprehensive clinical and academic training in primary care sports medicine. Fellowship graduate will be fully prepared and eligible to successfully complete the examination for the Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine (CAQ).
Fellows will gain experience with core faculty in multiple primary care sports medicine disciplines, including pediatrics, family medicine and internal medicine. Core orthopaedic faculty include both adult and pediatric sports medicine surgeons. Core adult orthopaedic experience is through Aria 3B orthopaedics with Arthur Bartolozzi, MD. The first half of the year is focused on core sports medicine learning and experience. The second half of the year may incorporate more surgical subspecialty electives and personal electives based on the fellows’ interests and future needs.
Fellows are required to:
Fellows are expected to:
Oluwarotimi Adesina, MD
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Residency: Crozer-Chester Medical Center (Pediatrics)
Mark Lasorda, DO
Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Christiana Care Health System (Internal Medicine)
Fellows are PGY-4/PL-4 CHOP residents/fellows and will receive standard PGY-4 salary and benefits.
For more information about the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, please contact Matthew Grady, MD, FAAP, CAQSM, Fellowship Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions about the application process, please contact Donna Dougherty at email@example.com.
To help preserve and improve the health of our patients, their families and our employees, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has a tobacco-free hiring policy. This policy applies to all candidates for employment (other than those with regularly scheduled hours in New Jersey) for all positions, including those covered by the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Job applicants who apply after July 1, 2014 will be expected to sign an attestation stating they’ve been free of nicotine or tobacco products in any form for the prior thirty (30) days. They will also undergo a cotinine test as a part of the Occupational Health pre-placement drug screen administered after the offer of employment has been accepted but before the first day of hire.
Exemptions: Attending physicians (excluding CHOP physicians in the Care Network), psychologists, principal investigators and/or Penn-based faculty are exempt from this process to better align with our colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.
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