Fellowships and Activities

The Indian Arthroplasty Association is happy to announce multiple fellowships for young doctors who are interested in the science and art of Arthroplasty



IAA Foreign Fellowships


IAA/Korean fellowship: Duration 3 months; IAA will pay 40,000 to cover airfare etc. Dr Jun-Dong Chang, Arthroplasty Surgeon will host for local accommodation in Korea


IAA Indo UK fellowship: Duration 4-6 weeks at a reputed center in UK, where arthroplasty work is being done; IAA will pay 40,000INR to cover airfare etc. Local surgeon will help in getting cheap accommodation etc in UK


IAA Indian Fellowships


IAA Chennai Travelling Fellowship (all India) and Dr KT Dholakia Fellowship (at Mumbai).

These are of 2-4 weeks duration with hands on training at a National center of repute. The chosen centers are short listed below.

Max Hospital N Delhi, Sir Gangaram Hospital, N Delhi, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, PGIMER Chandigarh, Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad, Laud Clinic, and Bombay Hospital Mumbai


Criteria: Age less than 40 years, Established interest in Arthroplasty, Should be working in a center where facilities for Arthroplasty exist.

If not an IAA member should become a member at the time of application.

Please submit the applications on plain paper along with short CV by email to  


Indian fellowships start 15 Feb and 15th March respectively

Applicant would be given Rs 25 000 by IAA on completion of the fellowship. Local Host would help in arranging cheap accommodation.

International fellowships will probably start Feb/ March, 2013 but could vary according to local Host and visa issues


  • Applicants have to submit a fellowship report on completion, to be published in IAA newsletter. Selected candidate will be informed by E-Mail.
  • Submit applications to Deptt of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nehru Hospital, PGIMER Chandigarh 160012
  • Fellowship secretary Dr Sanjay Desai, Mumbai


Prof. Mandeep S Dhillon                 Dr. S K S Marya                Dr. K J Reddy
President IAA                                     Patron IAA                          Secretary IAA

Deptt. of Orthopaedics                       Max Hospital                      Apollo Hospitals, 

PGIMER, Chandigarh.                Saket, New Delhi                      Jubilee Hills Hyderabad


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