Release Date: February 15, 2017
Contact: Lisa Jaser, (203) 268-2882, LJaser@osmcenter.com
THE ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS MEDICINE CENTER ANNOUNCES ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE TO FAIRFIELD COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ATHLETES.
The Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center (OSM) of Trumbull is accepting applications for a $2,000.00 scholarship and several additional scholarships. The scholarship is open to high school athletes planning to attend college in the fall of 2017.
OSM is looking for outstanding high school seniors who excel in three areas: student athletic achievements, academic accomplishments and community service. The scholarship is open to high schools where OSM serves as team physicians: Bassick, Central, Masuk, Notre Dame, St. Joseph, Trumbull, and Warren Harding.
“We take great pride in our student athletes as they move toward their goals. OSM is proud to see these students throughout their high school careers as they achieve excellence in athletics, in the community and academically. It is with great pleasure that we serve as team physicians, as this keeps us closely connected to the community we serve,” said OSM Orthopaedic Surgeon Michael Redler, MD.
Interested students must complete the application, which is available from their high school guidance department or athletic director. The application may also be downloaded from OSM’s website, www.osmcenter.com.
Applications must be submitted by Friday, May 19, 2017 to Lisa Jaser, Director of Human Resources, at The Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center, 888 White Plains Rd., Trumbull, CT 06611. OSM will select winners in June 2017.
OSM includes orthopaedic surgeons: Michael R. Redler, M.D., Peter S. Boone, M.D., Gerard J. Girasole, M.D., David J. Martin, M.D., James I. Spak, M.D., Daniel E. Weiland, M.D., and Mark E. Wilchinsky, M.D. In addition: Isaac Cohen, M.D., Gene Tekmyster, D.O., Marissa M. Smith, M.D., M.S., Michelle Pagliaro Haywood, D.C., Benjamin G. Barnes, D.C., Alan H. Feldman, D.P.M., Rolando R. Lopez, PA-C, Carrie A. Rossi, PA-C, John M. Carravone, PA-C, Michael J. Hann, PA-C, Kaitlyn A. Nadler, AT-C.
OSM surgeons specialize in all aspects of bone and joint surgery as well as sports medicine and spine surgery. The team consists of chiropractors, a podiatrist, physiatrists, physician assistants, and athletic trainers.
OSM has offices in Trumbull, Fairfield, Shelton, Stratford, and Westport as well as The OSM Therapy Centers in Trumbull, Fairfield, and Shelton.
OSM now offers a walk-in clinic OSMSTAT at their Trumbull and Westport locations for your urgent orthopaedic needs. Their website is www.osmstat.com.