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Deadline to Apply for ACS Traveling Fellowships to ANZ, Germany, and Japan Extended

The International Relations Committee of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has announced the availability of traveling fellowships to Australia and New Zealand (ANZ), Germany, and Japan. The deadline to apply has been extended to December 28.

The traveling fellowships encourage the international exchange of information concerning surgical science, practice, and education and foster professional and academic collaborations and friendships. The traveling fellowships, which are available in most surgical specialties, are open to ACS Fellows younger than 50 years old.

The Traveling Fellows will spend at least two to three weeks in the countries that they visit. Their activities will include attending and participating in the 2020 annual scientific meeting of the host country, as follows:

  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Melbourne (May 11–15)
  • Germany Society of Surgery, Berlin (April 21–24)
  • Japan Surgical Society, Yokohama (April 16–18)

View the full descriptions and a link to the application form on the ACS website.

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