SAGES Young Researcher Award

  • This award is designated for young member of SAGES who is within five years of completion of their residency or fellowship training, but not be currently enrolled in a residency or fellowship program.
  • The criteria for this award include significant clinical and/or basic science research, publication or presentation at national meetings, and dedication to an academic career.
  • Nominations may come from SAGES Leadership only (not full membership) and/or Program Directors.
  • Past winners include:
    • William Laycock, MD (1995); Michael Holzman, MD (1996); Philip Schauer, MD (1997); Steve Eubanks, MD (1998); Karen Horvath, MD (1999); Todd Heniford, MD (2000); Daniel Jones, MD (2001); Ninh Nguyen, MD (2002); Brent Matthews, MD (2003); Daniel Scott, MD (2004); Blair Jobe, MD (2005); Leena Khaitan, MD (2006); Atul Madan, MD (2007); John Morton, MD (2008); Michael Rosen, MD (2009); Vivian Strong, MD (2010); Esteban Varela, MD (2011); Melina Vassiliou, MD (2012); Patricia Sylla, MD (2013); Michael Awad, MD (2014); Rajesh Aggarwal, MBBS MA PhD (2015)
    • Dana Telem, MD (2016)
    • Eric Pauli, MD (2017)

Special note: If you have nominated someone in the past for the Young Researcher Award and would like him or her considered again this year, you MUST re-submit a nomination form.

Application Form

This Award is designated for young member of SAGES who is within five (5) years of completion of their residency or fellowship

You must be a SAGES member and logged in to fill out this application