AcademyHealth Travel Scholarship
The Surgical Outcomes Club AcademyHealth Travel Scholarship provides an avenue for young investigators to attend the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (June 4-7, 2022), and gain experience and knowledge in the fields of surgical outcomes and health services research.
UPDATE: Amid the lingering uncertainties presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM) Committee has not released any information about in person participation for the 2022 event. We will continue to monitor the status of the 2022 Annual Research Meeting, and update our website accordingly. Depending on the AcademyHealth Committees decision, an application will be available in early 2022.
Scholarship Highlights: Two applicants will be provided a one-time travel scholarship, which will provide them an opportunity to attend the upcoming Annual Research Meeting (ARM), as well as the Surgical and Perioperative Care Interest Group Annual Meeting in June. The maximum award is $2,000, and should be used for travel expenses - such as airfare, accommodations up to 5 nights, transportation, and meals.
Attend the AcademyHealth ARM on Saturday, June 4 - 7, 2022.
Attend the Surgical and Perioperative Care Interest Group (IG) Annual Meeting (Date TBD).
Awarded applicant(s) must not have an abstract accepted for presentation at the AcademyHealth ARM.
Awarded applicant(s) to provide a one-page summary of their experience following the meetings.
Applicants must submit the application for along with the following:
Current copy of your curriculum vitae
A one-page statement of interest, including:
Description of current surgical outcomes research responsibilities, activities, and interest
Previously published and/or presented surgical outcomes research
Importance of travel funds to your research and professional advancement
Letter of Support from department chair documenting support for attendance
Proof of active membership status
Depending on the AcademyHealth Committees decision, an application will be available in early 2022.
For questions regarding the AcademyHealth Travel Scholarship, please contact our Administrator, Ashley Duby, email@example.com
2020 Travel Scholarship Awardee