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ESSKA-SLARD S&N Travelling Fellowship 2023
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This fellowship occurs every three years and is reserved for those with the potential to reach the highest levels. Candidates are carefully chosen for their scientific and clinical excellence, their enthusiasm and achievement. The three chosen Fellows, accompanied by a ‘godfather’, travel widely for three weeks in South America, meeting leading practitioners, and visiting renowned institutions

 Export to Your Calendar 27/03/2023
When: 27 March 2020

Online registration is available until: 02/06/2022
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(every three years)

The fellowship is organised in collaboration with the Sociedad Latino-Americana de Artoscopia Rodilla y Traumatologia Deportiva (SLARD), and covers travel, accommodation and minor expenses.
It is sponsored by Smith and Nephew, our loyal and long-standing partner.

Do you qualify for this fellowship?

To qualify, you must:

  • be a certified orthopaedic in your own country
  • be under 45 at point of application
  • speak English fluently
  • be a European citizen
  • make yourself available for the duration of the Fellowship
  • be prepared to submit a written report at the end of the programme
  • not have held this fellowship before
  • be an ESSKA member for at least one year before applying

How to apply?

Please use the registration button above. Please note that incomplete application forms will be rejected. By applying for this event you agree that ESSKA may use your contact details for future communications.

When is the deadline?

Your application must be received by 2 June 2022, for the 2023 programme.

Whom should you contact in ESSKA?

For queries and difficulties, please contact

Fellowship Report

Here is a report from the ESSKA-SLARD S&N Travelling Fellowship:

2014 ESSKA SLARD S&N Travelling Fellowship

Previous winners of this Fellowship

Godfather: Juan Carlos Monllau (Spain)
Peter de Leeuw (The Netherlands)
Egemen Altan (Turkey)
Alexandros Apostolopoulos (Greece)

Godfather: João Espregueira-Mendes (Portugal)
Mike Baums (Germany)
Rocco Papalia (Italy)
Tony van Tienen (Italy)

Godfather: Niek Van Dijk (The Netherlands)
Giuseppe Longo (Italy)
Pablo Gelber-Gerthner (Spain)
Alessandro Russo (Italy)

Note: Visa applications do not lie in the field of ESSKA’s power or liability. Therefore all costs and expenses related to or caused by immigration matters remain at the selected Fellow's only charge.


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