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Annual Resident Surgeons Competition
FOR FREDERICK A. COLLER, ALEXANDER J. WALT, MICHIGAN COMMITTEE ON TRAUMA, CANCER, TRANSPLANT, VASCULAR AWARDS
Wednesday Evening, May 13, 2015
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Friday, May 15, 2015
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, Grand Rapids, MI (Directions)
- Eligibility: All surgical residents in Michigan sponsored by a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons or an Associate Fellow in practice.
- Abstract: Must be on some aspect of surgical practice or research done by the surgical resident him/herself and must be submitted via this web based submission process.
- Must be submitted by 02/17/2015: Authors selected to present will be notified by March 6, 2015
- Frederick A. Coller and Alexander J. Walt Awards go to the resident with the highest scoring presentations (who doesn't receive a specialty award).
- The Michigan Committee on Trauma of the American College of Surgeons provides an award to the resident with the highest scoring trauma-related presentation.
- The Robert V. Danto Memorial Cancer Research Award is given for the highest scoring cancer-related presentation. This is presented in conjunction with the Michigan Field Liaison Program, a part of the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
- The Gift of Life Award is presented to the resident with the highest scoring transplantation-related presentation. This Award is supported by Gift of Life Michigan.
- The D. Emerick Szilagyi Michigan Vascular Prize is awarded by the Michigan Vascular Society to the resident with the highest scoring vascular surgery-related presentation.
- The Ethics Award is awarded to the resident with the highest scoring presentation related to medical ethics
- The Education Award is given to the resident with the highest scoring presentation related to medical education.
- Interesting Cases:
Detailed instructions for submitting original research and interesting cases are provided on the following pages.
The Michigan Committee on Trauma will conduct meetings on May 13-14, 2015 . Competition trauma papers will be presented on Thursday, May 14, 2015, the first day of the MCACS Annual Meeting.