Fellowship Director - Sports Medicine

York, PA | Physicians | Tracking Code: 55691

Position Summary:

Fellowship Director – Sports Medicine

Join WellSpan Medical Education as the next Director of our Sports Medicine Fellowship Program.  In this position you will provide leadership to our team of ten faculty members.  Our program is ACGME accredited and offer two fellowship positions.  This position requires completion of an accredited Sports Medicine Fellowship program, and a desire to also become a member of either our Family Medicine or Emergency Medicine Residency faculty teams.  Our staff enjoys providing Sports Medicine services to WellSpan Urgent Orthopedics, the local York Revolutions baseball team, and local college/high school sports teams. 


Position Details

  • Direct all activities related to the sports medicine fellowship including ACGME accreditation, interviewing, recruitment, including involvement with NRMP:
  • Be actively involved in academic pursuits, inclusive of independent research, lecturing, and written publications
  • Evaluate fellows multiple times during the fellowship year; and assist in the education of the fellow(s) throughout the academic year.
  • Involvement in marketing of sports medicine product to local physicians and the communities they serve.
  • Providing accurate interpretation of the ACGME’s Institutional Requirements.
  • Participation in evening and weekend work in conjunction with the fellowship/fellows for coverage of sporting events and training rooms. The FPD needs to accept a heavy time commitment, sometimes exceeding normal work hours, for meeting management, event coverage, travel and attendance.
  • Facilitating and supervising activities related to accreditation standards, and the institutional accreditation process.
  • Participate in call and patient care as deemed appropriate by the Family Medicine Residency Program Director.



  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • 5 weeks of time off + 6 holidays
  • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, retirement savings plan
  • Paid medical malpractice insurance w/ tail, Professional Development Fund of $4,500 paid relocation


Lifestyle in York, PA

  • York County has exciting outdoor adventures, engaging historical attractions, top notch restaurants, excellent schools and a low cost of living.
  • Listed by CBS News Travel Editor, Peter Greenberg, as a “Where To Go in 2018”.
  • With the largest county park system in the state -- over 15,000 acres of state, county, and national park land -- outdoor recreation opportunities are plentiful. York’s Heritage Rail Trail is ideal for hiking and biking.
  • York's attractions are abundant from farm-fresh dining, a vibrant arts scene, and year-round free behind-the-scenes factory tours.
  • Escape to rolling hills and a picturesque river paired perfectly with a bustling central downtown where you'll find all the amenities of a big city but with a small-town ambiance.
  • Conveniently located among several major metropolitan areas including, Baltimore, Washington D.C. and Philadelphia.


About WellSpan Health

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities.


Related Links

Click Here to explore our Sports Medicine Fellowship Program

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Click Here to Explore York Pennsylvania


For immediate confidential consideration or to learn more please contact:

Josh Irwin, Physician Recruiter at 717-851-6924


Required Skills

Must be Board Certified/Board Qualified. Must possess or have the ability to obtain a Pennsylvania medical license.

Joshua  Irwin, MBA, FASPR
Joshua Irwin, MBA, FASPR
Director, Physician Recruitment
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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Know, Respect, Include

WellSpan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected and valued, while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)