University of Western Ontario Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship


Surgeon(s): David W. Sanders MD, MSc, FRCSC, Abdel Lawendy MD, MSc, FRCSC and Mark MacLeod MD, MSc, FRCSC

Western University, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery are pleased to offer a comprehensive trauma fellowship based in London, Ontario, Canada. This intensive one-year fellowship is open to all graduates of Canadian orthopaedic programs and any outside institutions which meet our criteria for training. Training will comprise advanced periarticular fracture reconstruction techniques with a focus on a full-time practice in orthopaedic trauma. Areas of specific interest include periarticular fractures, pelvic and acetabular fractures, polytrauma patients, as well as post-traumatic and reconstruction foot and ankle surgery.

Renumeration has been standardized within our Fellowship Program. Fellows will be expected to be intimately involved in research, clinical work and teaching residents and medical students. Opportunity is available for both clinical and basic science research projects at the Western University. Research funding is available for appropriate and high quality proposals.

This fellowship is meant for applicants who are expecting to return to academic centres to practice in a tertiary care capacity. Interested applicants are asked to forward a current curriculum vitae and three supportive reference letters to Dr. Abdel Lawendy. For more information and application, please contact us at:

Dr. Abdel Rahman Lawendy
Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
c/o Stephanie Machado
London Health Sciences Centre – Victoria Hospital
E1-325, 800 Commissioners Rd. East
London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5W9
P-(519)685-8218     F-(519)685-8267