Other fellowship / visitors & elective student programmes

AO Trauma & AO Spine fellowships

In addition to these locally administered fellowships, the Department is an International Reference Centre for the AO foundation. We receive both short and long term AO fellows. Applications are to the applicant’s local or regional AO Board, further information can be found on www.aotrauma.org or www.aospine.org

Elective Student exchange programmes

Overseas students from other medical schools are welcomed to participate in our orthopaedics and traumatology clerkships in the elective student programmes arranged by the Li Ka Shing Faculy of Medicine. These students upon accepted will be arranged to follow learning activities together with local medical students during Special Clerkship (Year 5) or undertake laboratory / research training under the supervision of the department. For non-local students, student visas are required before they commence their elective training.