Fellowship Curriculum

The fellowship is ACGME accredited and offered through Michigan Medicine. The fellowship begins August 1st and concludes July 31st.

During the first six months of the fellowship program, the Fellows are assigned rotations with designated faculty. The final six months of the fellowship offers the Fellows more autonomy and flexibility in selecting surgical cases and clinical exposure to meet the individual needs of their professional development. 

Athletic Team Coverage

The fellowship provides a broad range of experiences in all aspects of the care of the athlete. During the academic year, Fellows are responsible for providing coverage for sports teams in the area and beyond.

Call Responsibility

No primary or back-up call is requested of the Fellows.

Other Responsibilities

  • Case Conferences 
  • Journal Club
  • Morbidity & Mortality Conferences
  • Rotating Lecture Schedule
  • Research Update Meetings 


Our Fellows enjoy one day of protected research time every week. Faculty and research support staff work closely with our Fellows throughout the year in active mentorship to complete publishable manuscripts. Our state-of-the-art clinic includes space for clinical and human performance research. Our department has a full service basic science laboratory available to our Fellows. Our Fellows will have exposure to both clinical and basic science research.

Click here to see a list of publications completed by our Fellows.