The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Geisinger Health System is offering an international postdoctoral research fellowship opportunity for a physician interested in advancing research in the field of orthopaedics.
The paid, full time position is a one year fellowship to begin in January 2019. This is an industry funded position at a teaching hospital and level one trauma center in Danville, Pennsylvania.
The focus of this research fellowship is orthopaedic trauma. The fellow will participate in the full spectrum of clinical research: project design, data acquisition, statistical analysis, interpretation of results, poster/manuscript writing, and presentation. The individual will work closely with the orthopaedic research team, which is comprised of research project coordinators, a director, and faculty.
Applicants must be a qualified orthopaedic surgeon with current board certification for their respective country. Please send your CV, one page cover letter, and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be considered, interviews will be conducted, and offers will be made on a rolling basis. Please note that Geisinger will sponsor a J1 visa for accepted international research fellow.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and in southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 32,000 employees, including 1,800 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.