Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Welcome to the 2017 Interns!

Congratulations and welcome to an exceptional group of interns for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Four interns will participate in the in the 5-year clinical track and four interns will participate in the 6-year research track.

Clinical Track Interns

Mark McElroy, Harvard
Stuti Patel, Pitt
Jorge Rocha, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson
Humza Shaikh, Pitt

Research Track Interns

Alexandra Gabrielli, Oakland University William Beaumont
Margaret Hankins, Pitt
Robert Tisherman, Pitt
Richard Wawrose, University of Texas at Houston


The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery received a record number of 805 applications for the residency program and interviewed a total of 94 applicants. We would like to thank everyone for their efforts during the selection and interview process, and we look forward to our new intern class joining us this summer!

Welcome to the 2017 Intern Class!

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