2021-2022 Spine fellowship grant recipients

Grants were awarded to 11 Spine fellowship programs:

  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • OrthoCarolina, Charlotte, NC
  • Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA
  • Stanford University School of Medicine, Redwood City, CA
  • University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN *
  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO

* Developing Program

Click here to view the entire list of 2021-2022 fellowship grant recipients.

2022-2023 fellowship grant cycle schedule

Application period opens: Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Application period closes: Tuesday, November 16, 2021, 5pm CST

Review period: November 2021-February 2022

Grant notifications: April 2022

Public announcement: June 2022

Funds distributed: August 2022

Click on the fellowship page for more information.

Spine data at a glance

Grant recipient programs submit reports providing trending data. Aggregate data is shared only when there is a minimum of five recipients in a subspecialty in an academic year.

  • OMeGA grants supported 13 Spine fellows in 2020-2021
  • Grants were awarded to 56.52% of programs that applied
  • OMeGA-supported fellows reported 64 Spine clinical research projects in the first six months of the 2020-2021 academic year

Figure 1: Average number of Spine procedures performed per quarter for years of tracked data.

Figure 2: Top Spine procedures performed by CPT codes during the 2020-2021 first and second quarters.

"OMeGA support has been invaluable to our program successes this year. We look forward to sustaining this grant support to continue the instruction in traditional instrumentation, new technologies including minimally invasive approaches and investigational studies involving new devices and clinical trials." OMeGA grant recipient program

Thank you to our 2021-2022 Spine fellowship donors

Funding for OMeGA grants is made possible through the generous support of orthopaedic GME from the following donors.





Thank you to our subspecialty society affiliates

Together, OMeGA and the orthopaedic subspecialty societies support quality graduate medical education and excellence in patient care.

American Spinal Injury Association

Cervical Spine Research Society

Lumbar Spine Research Society

North American Spine Society.

Scoliosis Research Society

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