Purpose of the Fellowship
The APAS – DePuy Synthes Travelling Fellowship is intended to foster the international exchange of knowledge and skills in the field of orthopaedic surgery. Coordinated by the APAS Traveling Fellowship Committee, the Fellowship will provide the opportunity for Fellows to have the opportunity to observe hip & knee orthopaedic surgeries, discuss the surgical procedures and all aspects of patient management.

Application Requirements
Applicants must be proposed and recommended by a current APAS Member (recommendation letter required). The applicant should be 45 years of age or less and should have completed Orthopaedic formal training with up to 5 years of post-training experience.

Review Process
Applications will be reviewed and successful fellows will be called for virtual interview.

Fellowship Benefits
The Fellowship will cover economy class air travel for the fellowship, a small stipend and local accommodation. APAS will waive registration fees for the APAS 2022 conference.
Fellows will present a summary of the Fellowship at the APAS 2022 conference and will be invited to write a report of the experience for publication in the APAS Newsletter.

Documents required for application:

  • Application form ( uploaded over website)
  • Medical School graduate certificate
  • MS/DNB/DOrtho/RACS or any formal orthopaedic training certificate
  • Recommendation letter from APAS Member
  • Medical Council registration certificate
  • Fellowships ( if any) documents