Generously funded through an unrestricted educational grant from Karl Storz Endoscopy
This Award is designated to give a fellow the opportunity to study at IRCAD, a private institute that is dedicated to the valorization of basic research against cancer. The visiting fellow will attend a two or three day intensive course and will receive a certificate upon completion. The Award is available to an Active or Candidate member of SAGES, who is enrolled in a Fellowship Council recognized fellowship program.
Karl Storz Endoscopy will provide for all of the expenses (i.e. room/board, transportation and the cost of the course) for the award winner to attend a course of their choice at the IRCAD/EITS Facility.
The winner will be chosen by the SAGES Awards Committee based on merit and their desire to attend. The Nominee must submit the following:
- Statement from nominee of why they wish to attend the course
- Current abbreviated CV
- Recommendation letter from the nominee’s Program Director
Past Winners include:
- 2005: Eric Hungness, MD
- 2006: Carlos Galvani, MD
- 2007: Kevin Reavis, MD
- 2008: Patricia Sylla, MD
- 2009: Timothy Kennedy, MD
- 2010: Basil Yurcisin, MD
- 2011: Konstantinos Makris, MD
- 2012: Omar Kudsi, MD
- 2013: Melanie Lynette Hafford, MD
The Award is available to an Active or Candidate member of SAGES, who is enrolled in a Fellowship Council recognized fellowship program.
Fill out the form below or contact Ms. Viera Ewell in the SAGES office (Phone: 310-437-0544 x104, Fax: 310-437-0585).