Grant Applications are due August 29, 2016
Past AWSF/Ethicon, Inc. Fellowship grants have supported women surgeons by funding original research in a variety of topics, including the following:
2016: Analysis of circulationg exosomal RNA profiles in Melanoma.
2015: Teaching Palliative Care Communication Skills Following Surgical Emergencies.
2014: Clinical Trial on the efficacy of sacral neuromodulation with Interstim for fecal incontinence following surgery for low rectal cancers with sphincter preservation.
2013: Translational Immunology: Investigation of in vitro immune phenotypes of responders versus nonresponders in metastatic melanoma patients treated with ipilimumab.
2012: Optical Fiber Spectroscopy (OFS) and its Applications in Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy.