For Medical Students


Welcome to the RWJ OIG!

This group is meant for students at RWJMS who are interested in Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Health. 

Updates on events, research, and other opportunities with the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at RWJ will be available here soon.

Ortho Interest Group Drive

Check out the latest in our series of virtual Journal Club Meetings! This go around we cover some of the salient points in the management of distal radius fractures.

What do you need to know as a student going into Ortho? Find out what we taught our students at the Inaugural RWJ Medical Student Ortho Boot Camp!

Our Chair and Program Director is a champion for trainee success. Here's the guidance he had for medical students at all levels interested in pursuing a career in Orthopaedic Surgery

We R Rutgers! Alums of the medical school and current residents alike are always excited to share their experience to help students seeking guidance. Listen as Doctors Aryee RWJMS Res '25, Decilveo RWJMS '19, and Striano RWJMS '18 (our current forerunner for alum of the year) discuss the highs and lows or Orthopaedic Surgery Residency.

Third Year Medical Student Rotation
Fourth Year Medical Student Externship
RISE Program