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Scholarships and Fellowships

International Guest Scholarships for 2019 available

The ACS is offering International Guest Scholarships in 2019 to outstanding young surgeons from countries other than the U.S. or Canada who have demonstrated a strong interest in teaching and research.

Scholarships and Fellowships

Community Surgeons Travel Awards available for 2019

The International Relations Committee of the ACS announces the availability of two 2018 Community Surgeon Travel Awards, which allow surgeons outside the U.S.to participate in the annual ACS Clinical Congress.

ATLS world map

Bringing ATLS to an international audience: Background and a Region Chief’s experience

This article outlines the global evolution of the ATLS course and provides the perspective of the first chief serving the Middle East and North Africa.

IGS reports on journey through the halls of U.S. surgical research

Marcello Donati, MD, a general surgeon, and a recipient of the ACS International Guest Scholarship, reports on his experiences at Clinical Congress 2016.

Dr. Cheng (right) and Dr. Gurtner at Stanford University

International Guest Scholar: Paving the way from reconstructive to regenerative surgery

Naichen Cheng, MD, PhD, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon and a recipient of the 2016 Elias Hanna International Guest Scholarship, reports on his experiences at Clinical Congress 2016.

David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS

Looking forward – February 2017

The ACS’ role as an international organization that meets the needs of surgeons and patients around the world, particularly in the areas of membership, education, quality programs, and surgical capacity building, is the focus of Dr. Hoyt’s column this month.

Dr. Irvine (right) with Dr. Brennan at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Report from the 2015 Murray F. Brennan, MD, FACS, International Guest Scholar

Tracey Irvine, MB, BS, MSc, MA, FRCS, an oncoplastic breast surgeon and a recipient of the ACS Murray F. Brennan, MD, FACS, International Guest Scholarship, reports on her experiences at Clinical Congress 2015 and visiting medical centers in the U.S.

Inaugural Murray F. Brennan, MD, FACS, International Guest Scholar provides report

Julie Howle, MB, BS, MS, FRACS—a surgical oncologist based in Sydney, Australia, and the first recipient of the ACS Murray F. Brennan, MD, FACS, International Guest Scholarship—reports on her experiences at Clinical Congress and visiting various medical centers in the U.S.

Drs. Deane, Pellegrini, Eastman, Hoyt, and Turner

Building a global perspective at International Surgical Leaders forum

The ACS recently hosted an International Surgical Leaders forum at the ACS Washington Office to discuss possible ways to improve surgical care throughout the world and to share novel ideas, approaches, and resources on best practices in global surgery.

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