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“The Exchange Of Ideas and Educating The Next Generation” with Dr. Derek Kelly

Campbell Clinic is built on a foundation of putting patients first, and as a leading specialist in pediatric orthopaedics, Dr. Derek Kelly exemplifies that mission every day. In this episode, he shares some of the biggest lessons he’s learned about caring for children and their families, collaborating with a global network of peers, and prioritizing research. He also shares his perspective as the director of Campbell Clinic’s residency program and explains why Memphis is such a great place to work.

Episode Recap:

  • Today we’re talking with Dr. Derek Kelly, who specializes in pediatric orthopaedics (1:33)
  • What has serving internationally taught you about working here in the U.S.? (2:37)
  • What motivates you to specialize in pediatrics? (4:43)
  • What changes have you seen in pediatric orthopaedics over the last 15 years? (8:31)
  • Why is research so important to you? (13:38)
  • How have traveling fellowships impacted your career? (19:42)
  • What does it look like for you to put the patient first? (22:32)
  • Why is it so important to share research? (26:55)
  • What are you most excited about? (29:15)
  • Why should people consider Campbell Clinic’s residency program? (31:44)

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Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics Textbook

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