Research Output per year
Dr. Wayne Sebastianelli’s interests are in orthopaedic and sports medicine. He has served as a principal investigator and co-investigator for several NIH grants, including "Investigation of Athletes at Risk for Traumatic Brain Injuries." Dr. Sebastianelli has coauthored several books and published more than 85 articles in peer-reviewed journals.
Teaching and educational interests
Dr. Wayne Sebastianelli is involved in the education of orthopaedic sports medicine fellows, primary care sports medicine fellows, family and community medicine residents and medical students at Penn State University Park. He has also served as an oral examiner for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery since 1999 and as a member of the same organization's Field Test Task Force for Sub-Specialty Certification Examination since 2010.
In addition, Dr. Sebastianelli has been a member of the Board of Directors of OMeGA Medical Grants Association since 2014. The organization's mission is to award and administer grants for graduate orthopaedic medical education through an independent, transparent process.
Dr. Wayne Sebastianelli's clinical interests are in knee, shoulder, ankle, hand, hip and ligament surgery. This includes knee, hip and shoulder replacements. In addition, he has been Chief of Staff at Mount Nittany Medical Center since 2004.
Board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2009
Subspecialty certification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2015
Fellowship, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
1988 → 1989
Residency, University of Rochester
1984 → 1988
Internship, University of Rochester
1983 → 1984
MD, University of Rochester
1979 → 1983
Biology and Anthropology, AS, University of Rochester
1975 → 1979
Member, Board of Directors, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery2018 → …
Member, Council of Delegates, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine2017 → …
Member, Development/Donor Support Committee, American Orthopaedic Association2016 → …
Member, Membership Committee, American Orthopaedic Association2011 → 2016
Member, Board of Directors, Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society2003 → …
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Research output: Book/Report › Book
Feasibility of virtual reality for assessment of neurocognitive, executive, and motor functions in concussionSlobounov, S. M., Sebastianelli, W. J. & Newell, K. M., Jan 1 2014, Concussions in Athletics: From Brain to Behavior. Springer New York, p. 49-68 20 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter