How to Apply

How to Apply

To apply for the 2018-2019 University of Washington Shoulder & Elbow Fellowship:

We are contracted with the ASES Matching Program.

The ASES now participates in the SF Match. You will need to register, complete the application and submit a CV, photo, a personal statement, and 4 letters of recommendation in order to apply to our program.

The application for this year's match cycle is not centralized with SF Match. This will not happen until next year. Therefore:

  • Applicants can obtain a copy of the Orthopaedic Shoulder & Elbow Match application directly from the ASES website.
  • Applications and supporting materials (photo, CV, and letters of recommendation) are to be submitted directly to programs by the applicants. Applicants and programs will work together to ensure all applications materials have been received by the programs.

Application Start Date: August 31, 2016
Application Deadline Date: November 1, 2016
Interviews: January 2, 2017 - March 20, 2017
Rank List Deadline: March 23, 2017
Release of All Results: April 6, 2017

Positions will be offered beginning March 28, 2017.

Feel free to contact Fred Westerberg for any questions about our fellowship program.

Qualifications and Selection

Qualified applicants must have completed a certified residency program in orthopaedics at the time the fellowship is started and should have a strong commitment to academic orthopaedics. Interested candidates should email a completed application, CV, photo, a personal statement that includes professional plans and goals, and four letters of recommendation to Fred Westerberg. From those applying we invite the most competitive candidates for interviews conducted between January 2, 2017 and March 20, 2017. Candidates will be matched through the ASES Fellow selection process. The University of Washington is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer.