- Applicants must have completed an accredited residency program in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, or Emergency Medicine.
- Must be a US citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, asylee, or possess appropriate documentation to allow fellows to legally train at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
- We participate in the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and the National Fellow Match Program (NRMP).
- The duration of the fellowship is 12 months beginning July 1 and ending June 30.
- Fellowship graduates will be prepared and qualified to take the Sports Medicine Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) examination.
- The stipend is commensurate with a University of Colorado Medical School PGY-4 salary.
- The fellow is provided malpractice insurance, medical insurance (for self and dependents), and 22 days of vacation.
- The fellow is sponsored at three national conferences – AMSSM Fellows’ Conference, AMSSM Annual Meeting, ACSM Annual Meeting.
- Lodging is provided at no cost during the Winter Park Ski rotation.
Core Clinical Rotations
Primary Care Sports Medicine Clinic
Pediatric Sports Medicine Clinic
University of Colorado (Boulder) Training Room
MSK Ultrasound Clinic
East Grand Community Clinic (Winter Park Ski Clinic)
Continuity Clinic (per primary specialty)
The fellow will have the opportunity to choose from many clinical electives throughout the year.
- Pediatric sports medicine
- Musculoskeletal radiology
- Orthopedic hand surgery
- Pediatric orthopedics
- Sports nutrition
- Sports psychology
- Exercise physiology
- Physical therapy/rehabilitation
Multi-disciplinary Sports Medicine Conferences
Primary care sports medicine conferences (with core faculty)
Pediatric Musculoskeletal Radiology
CU medical student musculoskeletal examination teaching
University Sports Coverage
University of Denver
University of Colorado
High School Sports Coverage
The fellow may act as Team Physician for one of the Aurora Public Schools High Schools in the Metro Denver area.
Professional Sports Coverage
Colorado Avalanche – hockey (required)
Denver Nuggets – basketball (optional)
Mass Event Coverage
Chase the Moon Race
Bear Chase Trail Race