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Education in the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
The Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation offers a variety of training programs for learners at all levels.
In addition to an ACGME-accredited Orthopaedic Residency, the department offers three accredited fellowships in Hershey, Pa. - the Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Fellowship, the Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship and the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, the last offered in conjunction with the Department of Family and Community Medicine.
In State College, Pa., the department offers two additional accredited fellowships - an Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship and another Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, also in partnership with Family and Community Medicine.
A number of opportunities are available for medical students as well, including clerkships, acting internships and electives.
Meanwhile, annual continuing education programs provide opportunities for providers in a number of specialties to refine their skills.