AO Recon Fellowships

Become part of yet another AO Recon milestone and apply for the first ever cohort of AO Recon Fellows

Fellowships

The call for the AO Recon Fellowships in 2023 will open in September 2022

The AO Recon Fellowship Program offers a unique educational experience to the most promising young surgeons in the field of arthroplasty to extend their knowledge and skills in joint preservation and replacement. Through this program, AO Recon is committed to supporting future talent to deepen their understanding of the principles, indications, planning, techniques and complications in the area of arthroplasty.

The Fellows will have the opportunity to learn from the leading arthroplasty experts in the carefully selected and renown centers. The duration of the AO Recon fellowship program is 6-12 weeks.

The list of our AO Recon Fellowship Host Centers will be available soon.

Selection criteria

We aim to identify the most promising young surgeons who dedicate the main part of their practice in the field of arthroplasty and support them to deepen their understanding and extend their knowledge and skills in joint preservation and replacement.

Selection criteria for AO Recon fellows

AO fellowships are in high demand, and we expect to receive more applications than we can accommodate.

The goal of AO Recon’s fellowships is to support future talent to deepen their understanding of the principles, indications, planning, techniques and complications in the field of arthroplasty. The Fellows will have the opportunity to learn from the leading arthroplasty experts in the carefully selected and renown centers In the end, we want each fellow to become a part of the worldwide AO Recon community.

The application requires the upload of supporting documentation. Please have these files ready for upload before you begin to fill in your application. (Accepted file formats are PDF, JPG, PNG, and GIF.)

You will need the following:

  • Curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Copy of your medical school diploma(s)
  • Copy of AO Recon course(s)/activity certificate(s) if a course has already been attended
  • Copies of additional, relevant educational records/awards
  • One current recommendation letter (from your departmental head)
  • Copy of your passport

Submission of a photograph and/or evidence of vaccinations and your English language proficiency is optional.

Recommended:

  • Employed by a teaching hospital

Watch this space and be among the first ones to apply for a limited number of spaces in 2023.

Bas Masri

Chair of AO Recon Education Forum

Robert Hube

Lead Surgeon of Fellowships, Member of AO Recon Education Forum

The AO Recon Fellowship program will open in September 2022

If you have any questions, please contact fellowship@aorecon.org