A limited number of scholarships will be awarded to qualifying applicants to attend a Current Concepts in Joint Replacement meeting. These meetings are held bi-annually in Orlando, Florida and Las Vegas, Nevada and are the largest of their kind. They offer a unique learning opportunity to enhance one’s residency training and provide state-of-the-art exposure in joint arthroplasty. The scholarships are in the amount of $1,000 each and are to be utilized to help defray the costs of registration, hotel, travel and meals.

  • Applicant must be PGY 4, 5, or 6 in good standing.
  • Applicant must have interest in joint arthroplasty as a career objective.
  • The applicant is required to gain a letter of endorsement on department letterhead from an attending orthopaedic surgeon in the department. The letter must include the following details regarding the applicant: 1) year of residency; 2) clinical/surgical performance, 3) participation in resident research, publications, and presentations; and 4) role in the department’s educational/training process.
  • Applicant must attend the specified Current Concepts in Joint Replacement meeting.
  • Complete application form and paragraph. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Application must be typewritten.
  • Attach letter of endorsement from an attending orthopedic surgeon within the department
  • Return application, paragraph, and letter of endorsement by deadline to:

          Current Concepts Foundation
          2310 Superior Ave., Ste. 100,
          Cleveland, Ohio 44114
  • Scholarship recipients will be notified by email after the deadline date.


Application must be received by the deadline. Incomplete applications or those received after deadline will not be considered.

Current Concepts in Joint Replacement -
Winter 2017

December 13-16, 2017

Deadline for application:
September 22, 2017

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Current Concepts in Joint Replacement -
Spring 2018

May 20-23,2018

Deadline for application:
March 17, 2018

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