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Fellowship - Hand / Microsurgery Fellowship, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


Contact Person For Application: Geoffrey Brahmer
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center / Plastic Surgery
LOMB 5A, 110 Francis Street
Boston, MA  02476
United States
617-632-9839
gbrahmer@bidmc.harvard.edu
Fellowship Type: Microsurgery + Hand Surgery
Fellowship Title: Hand / Microsurgery Fellowship, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center / Plastic Surgery
LMOB 5A, 110 Francis Street
Boston, MA  02476
United States
Geographic Region: Northeast
number of years this fellowship has existed: More than 10 years
Fellowship Director: Joseph Upton, MD
Additional Faculty: Charles Day, MD; Martin Dolan, MD; Mary Hochman, MD; Peter S. Kim, MD; Tamara Rozental, MD; Amir Taghinia, MD
Duration and Calendar Year of Fellowship: July 1 to June 30
Clinical Work:
(total # of cases per year for all fellows)
Free Flaps: 20
Complex Non-Microsurgical Reconstruction: 30
Nerve Repairs: 100
Replants: 15
Head and Neck: 0
Breast Implant Reconstruction: 0
Upper Extremity: 1300
Autologus Tissue Breast Reconstruction: 0
Trunk: 0
Specialty Cases: Pediatric Congenital Anomalies; rotations on both plastic surgery and orthopedic surgery; both adult and pediatric cases; rotations at multiple institutions: Beth Israel Deaconess, Childrens Hospital, Shriners Burns Hospital and the New England Baptist Hospital
Number of Fellows Accepted per year: 1
Stipend (Annual): Differs with PGY Year: PGY 6: $71,000 PGY 7K+ $75,000
Night and Weekend Call: About 11 nights per month; call is is shared with 2 other hand fellows
Laboratory Research Opportunities (available or required): Possible but not likely
Clinical Research Opportunities: Research on upper extremity is ongoing; opportunities are available.
Prerequisite/requisite training required: Completion of a residency in General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, or Plastic Surgery
Application Deadline: December 01
Interview Period: December 15 to April 1
Additional Program Information: We interview 2 years in advance.
Website Link: http://www.bidmc.org/Medical-Education/Departments/Surgical-Education/Training-Programs/Plastic-and-Reconstructive-Surgery/Hand---Microsurgery-Fellowship.aspx
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