Karl Storz Research Grant
The Association of VA Surgeons Foundation is pleased to announce that we will once again award a Karl Storz Research Grant for 2017.
Congratulations to the following winners:
Susan Tsai, MD (2015)
Ryan Thomas, MD (2016)
VA surgeons are eligible to apply for this award 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. 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.
The grant submission will open on November 1, 2016. Deadline for submission is February 1, 2017.