Our mission at OrthoCarolina Research Institute is to promote, develop, and conduct state-of-the-art scientific research and educational programs for the advancement of orthopedic care. In addition to a positive work environment, OrthoCarolina Research Institute partners with OrthoCarolina, PA to offer competitive benefits packages with health, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401K. We have a commitment to excellence, quality, and innovation. We play a vital role in helping people gain access to new orthopedic technologies that could change the quality of life for people around the world. Join a team that believes in respect, opportunity, hard work, and most importantly, your professional growth.

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Internships are non-paid, full-time or part-time, with terms ranging from one semester to one year in length. Interns will be required to work a minimum of 32 hours per week. Internships will be under the direction of the department manager. Weekly meetings will allow interns to share their research plans and progress with the research team. In addition, students are encouraged to attend faculty presentations and participate in OCRI community events. At the end of the internship, students may be required to give an oral presentation about their research project(s).

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Davidson Internship Program

In partnership with Davidson College, four students are eligible annually for an Independent Study program entitled “Research in Biology I: Evaluation of Outcomes of Surgical Interventions in Select Musculoskeletal Disorders.” The program is designed to provide individualized hands-on learning to students aspiring to become future doctors or clinical specialists.

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