Development Scholarship

The SAAS Resident/Fellow Development Scholarship is a travel grant supporting attendance of a surgical trainee at the Association of Academic Surgery’s Fall Courses, held each year just prior to the American College of Surgeons’ Clinical Congress. The recipient of this award serves a two-year term as a Resident member of the Scholarships Committee.

Previous Recipients


Deepa Cherla, MD
Cleveland Clinic


Zhi-Ven Fong, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital


Lyen Huang, MD
Stanford University


Vikas Dudejas, MD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center