• Congratulations to the 2023-2024 SAAS Visiting Professors!
  • Zhi Fong, MD is the recipient of the 2024 SAAS Junior Faculty Award!
  • Radhika Rastogi, MD is the recipient of the 2024 Esther Tsai Sugg Award for the highest scoring SAAS abstract to 2024 Academic Surgical Congress!
  • Christy Chai, MD is the recipient of the 2024 SAAS-SUS Mid-Career Award!
  • Areeba Saif, MD is the recipient of the 2023 SAAS-AWS Resident Research Travel Award!
  • Raja Narayan, MD, MPH is the recipient of the 2023 SAAS Resident/Fellow Development Scholarship!
  • Jeremy Chang, MD is the winner of the 2023 SAAS Annual Meeting Travel Award!
  • Russell Woo, MD is the recipient of the 2023 SAAS-SUS Leadership Agility Program Scholarship!

Resident/Fellow Development Scholarship

The SAAS Resident/Fellow Development Scholarship is a travel grant supporting attendance of a surgical trainee at the Association for 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.

Application deadline: Aug 6, 2023

For this scholarship, SAAS will cover registration for the fall course that preceeds the ACS clinical congress. In addition to registration, the scholarship will cover 2 nights lodging at the meeting hotel and domestic coach airfare with the total to not exceed $1500.

 

 

Previous Recipients

2023

Raja Narayan, MD MPH
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Mass General Brigham

2022

Calvin Chao, MD
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine

2021

Neal Bhutiani, MD PhD
The University of Texas – M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Heather Lyu, MD
The University of Texas – M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Rowza Rumma, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ahmad Hamad, MD
The Ohio State University

Jessie Ho, MD
Northwestern University

2020

Nikhil Panda, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Linda Pak, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Selena Li, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Bhuwan Giri, MD
University of Miami

2019

Chi-Fu Jeffrey Yang, MD
Stanford University

2018

Emily Keung, MD
The University of Texas – M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

2017

Deepa Cherla, MD
Cleveland Clinic

2016

Zhi-Ven Fong, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

2015

Lyen Huang, MD
Stanford University

2014

Vikas Dudejas, MD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center