TSF STSA Resident Research Award

The newly established TSF STSA Resident Research Award will be launched in 2019 in partnership with the Thoracic Surgery Foundation (TSF). This award will provide up to $30,000 per year for up to two years for general surgery or cardiothoracic surgery residents who have not yet completed cardiothoracic surgical training. No additional funds will be paid out for indirect, fringe, or other expenditures.

During the fellowship, the resident will work in a cardiothoracic surgical or laboratory research program.

STSA membership is not required; however applicants must meet eligibility requirements.  Pre-Candidate membership requirements for general surgery residents can be found here and Candidate membership requirements for cardiothoracic surgery residents can be found here.

Applications for the 2019 TSF STSA Resident Research Award will open on July 15, 2018. The deadline for applications is September 15, 2018.

Learn more at  www. thoracicsurgeryfoundation.org/awards/. Contact TSF Headquarters with questions about the TSF STSA Resident Research Award at tsf@sts.org