UVA Orthopaedic Residency Educational Opportunities
COMPREHENSIVE EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES
The formal educational program includes structured orthopaedic teaching conferences in fracture management, subspecialty core conferences, grand rounds, indications conference, morbidity and mortality quality assurance conferences, small group service-specific conferences, and basic science and anatomy conferences, all of which provide a comprehensive curriculum of fundamental orthopaedics. Involvement with research is required and encouraged for all orthopaedic residents. Residents are given dedicated time for research in both the five-and six-year programs, through which they gain invaluable experience in all facets of research; from proposal preparation and experimental design to podium presentations and manuscript submission. Residents are required to produce one peer-reviewed publication prior to graduation.
Additional Program Benefits
Numerous opportunities to achieve academically: