APPLICATIONS FOR TRAVEL AWARDS TOWARD AAO-HNSF MEETING NOW BEING ACCEPTED

Dear Program Director:

I would greatly appreciate if you would notify your medical students, residents or fellows who will be presenting at the upcoming 2019 American Academy of Otolaryngology-HNS (AAO) annual meeting about this travel grant. Awards of $500 are being offered to defray travel and lodging costs associated with presenting at the AAO’s annual meeting. The winners of the Korean-American Otolaryngology Society (KAOS) Travel Awards will be selected by the Board Members of the KAOS and the Korean Otolaryngology Society (KOS). In order to receive their awards, they will be required to attend the KAOS Satellite Symposium on Saturday, September 14, 2019.

Individuals selected will be judged according to the following criteria:

  • Resident in an ACGME accredited program in Otolaryngology or medical student in ACGME accredited medical college in the U.S. or equivalent from Korea.
  • Post-doctoral clinical or research fellows are selected case by case.
  • Career goals directed toward academic practice are preferred.
  • Quality of accepted poster or oral presentation.

Prospective candidates should submit the following for consideration:

  • A letter from the applicant stating desire, need and qualifications for the award based on the stated criteria.
  • A copy of the submitted abstract for poster or paper presentation at the 2019 AAO-HNS Meeting.
  • Documentation that the poster or oral presentation was accepted at the 2019 AAO-HNS meeting
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letter of recommendation from the department chairman including a guarantee of matching funds to cover the rest of the expenses.

All applications should be submitted by letter or email to:

dr e lieu

 

 

 

 

Judith E. C. Lieu
MD MSPH
Washington University School of Medicine
660 S. Euclid Ave.
Campus Box 8115 St. Louis, MO 63110 USA

Email: lieujudithe@wustl.edu

For more information, please email Dr Judith Lieu

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