The Brandeis Award

Total of 2 Scholarships – One is generously funded by SAGES Foundation

  • Applications are open to any active SAGES member currently serving on any SAGES committee.
  • The purpose of this scholarship is to promote individuals as leaders in medicine.  The Brandeis course trains clinical leaders in healthcare policy and management, and provides healthcare professionals with the skills essential to creating innovative and sustainable solutions to improve the quality, cost-effectiveness and efficiency of healthcare service delivery.
  • The $8,000 award covers course tuition, travel, hotel, and meals.
  • The Applicant must submit the following:
    • One-page essay on why you want to attend the course
    • Current abbreviated CV
  • Recipient must be available to attend that year’s course (usually in June) and will give a brief report of their experience at the October Legislative Committee meeting (if they are unable to attend in person, they will submit a brief written report).
  • Recipient will be recommended for automatic assignment to the Legislative Committee with an expectation of active participation.
  • Past winners include:
    • Michael Edye, MD; Vic Velanovich, MD; Ketan Sheth, MD
    • 2011:  Robert Fanelli, MD
    • 2012:  Jeff Hazey, MD and Rajesh Aggarwal, MD
    • 2013:  Don Selzer, MD and J. Scott Roth, MD
    • 2014:  Ross Goldberg, MD & Jon Gould, MD

Application Form

The applicant must be a SAGES Active member currently serving on one of the SAGES committee.

Please fill out the form below or contact Ms. Viera Ewell in the SAGES office (Phone: 310-437-0544 x104, Fax: 310-437-0585).

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