Visiting Fellowship – Medacta

The application process is temporarily closed.


MEDACTAThis visiting fellowships is made possible thanks to Medacta International which has funded this programme. The programme provides fellowship visits with a focus on the fields of total hip (with particular focus on anterior approach for THR), total knee replacement (with particular focus on patient matched technology for TKR) and shoulder (with particular focus on patient matched technology for shoulder).

Fellows will also have the opportunity to attend a Medacta intensive training course featuring assisted hands-on session in Europe or in the United States of America (USA) (if the Hosting Center is in the USA).

Applications are open  to orthopaedic specialists according to their national regulations and being under 45 years of age as well as to residents in their last year of residency, from the following countries:

  • Australia,
  • Austria,
  • Belgium,
  • Brazil,
  • Canada,
  • Colombia,
  • France,
  • Germany,
  • Greece,
  • Indonesia,
  • Italy,
  • Ireland,
  • Israel,
  • Japan,
  • Mexico,
  • New Zealand,
  • Panama,
  • South Africa,
  • Spain,
  • Switzerland,
  • United Kingdom, and
  • United States.


Candidates may apply for short-, medium- or long-term fellowships in order to visit one of the recognized host centres. Please consult the list of hosting centres for further information about them. Please note that the visits with longer duration are preferred!

The total grant amount per accepted fellow depends on the length of the visit. The grant is meant to cover major part of the fellow’s travel and living expenses during the visit.