Experience trauma care as delivered by AO Trauma faculty in one of more than 140 AO Trauma certified fellowship host centers.

AO Trauma fellowship – your next step?

AO Trauma fellowships are not courses, and they do not follow a curriculum. The knowledge acquired depends to a high degree on the initiative of the individual fellow. 

Each AO Trauma fellowship lasts between six and twelve weeks. The selection and allocation of fellows is made by the AO Trauma Regional Boards and the Regional Fellowship Coordinator. Two host center preferences can be listed upon registration. However, the final decision lies within AO Trauma. Due to high demand, it is not possible to accept all applications for the program.

AO Trauma fellowship program

The call for applicants from Europe and Southern Africa for fellowships in Europe and Southern Africa is now open—application deadline: January 31, 2022.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and remaining restrictions, there is no open call for other regions for 2022.
If you have any questions, please contact fellowship@aotrauma.org

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Research Fellowships

Fellowships at the AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation and the AO Research Institute.

Research Funding

AO Trauma research offers funding opportunities for research that supports clinical issues.

Research education

Explore the AO Program for Education and Excellence in Research (AO PEER).

How an AO Trauma fellowship changes your life

Igor Escalante
“I am always grateful to my attending surgeon and the great team in Bama. This fellowship was a game changer for me.”

Igor Escalante (VE)

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