The HSS Orthopedic Knowledge Exchange provides a unique opportunity for Chinese orthopedic surgeons and trainees to gain valuable knowledge and experience through professional education programs. Structured observation programs at Hospital for Special Surgery, participation in educational programs through live video conferencing along with attendance at annual symposia held in China are several offerings of the Exchange. Qualified applicants from medical centers throughout China are encouraged to apply to the HSS Orthopedic Knowledge Exchange Program.
Step 1: All candidates must submit the online application with the following supporting documentation:
Step 2: Selected applicants will be interviewed prior to acceptance into the program.
Step 3: Upon complete review of the application, successful candidates will be extended an invitation into the program along with additional information for registration and health clearance.
The entire selection process takes approximately three months from date of submission. Program start dates for accepted candidates are based upon availability and may last from two weeks to two months depending on the service.
Please note that there is a fee upon acceptance into the program.
All alumni of HSS Orthopedic Knowledge Exchange in China Program will gain lasting membership within the HSS community. Opportunities for continued involvement include:
For additional information, please contact Global Partnerships at firstname.lastname@example.org.