The fellowship provides extensive exposure to tertiary/quaternary sarcoma surgery. The clinical experience includes the management of the complete array of benign and malignant musculoskeletal neoplastic and pseudoneoplastic conditions. Soft-tissue and bone sarcomas are managed primarily by our service. Pediatric and adult exposure is very broad. Basic, translational and clinical research opportunities are readily available.
The fellow will spend half to one day per week in our molecular biology lab gaining exposure to the latest techniques. The fellow will also be involved with resident education, as a clinical instructor in the pathology and basic science lecture series in the Department of Orthopaedics.
Duration: One year (August 1–July 31)
Deadline: Per the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (MSTS) fellowship match instructions (November 1, 2010)
Stipend: Reviewed annually/plus benefits
Location: University of Utah Health, Huntsman Cancer Institute, Primary Children’s Hospital
We work with the San Francisco Match Program for applying fellows.