The Association of VA Surgeons is pleased to announce the AVAS Faculty Research Award. This grant is available to members of the Association of VA Surgeons who are within 7 years following completion of their post-graduate training. Research proposals in clinical outcomes, health services research, education research, and basic science or translational research that emphasize minimally invasive innovations, patient safety, OR flow, and/or education utilizing new technologies will be considered. The award is $25,000 for one year. You must be an AVAS member to qualify.
Priority will be given to proposals with the potential to impact the clinical management of surgical patients in the VA setting which are well grounded in scientific principles. Please click on the link below to download the full details of the application process.
If you have any questions, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and to the Chair of the Research Committee, Dr. Jean Marie Ruddy at email@example.com.
Note: The grant only allows for direct costs and a letter from your institution must be provided agreeing to this.
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Who is eligible? Active members of the Association of VA Surgeons who are within 7 years following completion of their post-graduate training are eligible to apply.
When is the deadline for 2023? The application process will open on November 1, 2022 for award starting on July 1, 2023.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 1, 2023 AT MIDNIGHT PACIFIC