Audition Rotation Information

Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital would like to invite you to be a part of our Graduate Medical Education Program. We offer a four-week orthopaedic audition rotation for 4th year medical students. Students will be working directly with our world-renowned physicians who specialize in the following practice areas: Spine, Hand & Upper Extremity, Adult Reconstruction, Foot & Ankle, Pediatric Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine, and Trauma.

The requirements to apply for an audition rotation with our facilities are as follows:

  • 4th Year Medical Student in good standing
  • Obtaining a PASS on step/level 1 of COMLEX/USMLE
  • Affiliation Agreement with your medical school
  • Certificate of Liability from your medical school

Audition rotations are held between June and November each year. To be considered for an audition rotation please submit your test score results and your preferred rotation dates to Sarah Marino at once your start planning your 4th year schedule. (Please have more than one set of dates readily available as our audition rotations season tends to fill up fast).

Once your rotation dates are confirmed, the following documentation will be sent for completion within 30 days prior to the start date of your rotation:

  • Hughston Education Packet
  • JHMH/THC/HSC Non-Employee Orientation Packets
  • Student Contact Form
  • Immunization Record
    • Hep B (proof or denial)
    • PPD (within 12 months of rotation start date)
    • Flu shot (October-March)
    • COVID Vaccine (proof or exemption)
  • Drug Screen
  • Background Check
  • Current BLS and ACLS Card
  • Current CV
  • Letter of Good Standing from your medical school

It is the policy of the Graduate Medical Education Department that we have an affiliation agreement with your school, Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital, The Hughston Clinic, The Hughston Surgical Center 90 days prior to your scheduled rotation. To submit your documents for an audition rotation or questions regarding the program, please direct them to Sarah Marino (, Orthopaedic Residency Coordinator for Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital.