Fellow with the Highest Scoring Abstract

This award recognizes the fellow-in-training with the highest scoring abstract in all sub-categories, excluding the Allied Professional subcategory.

Purpose

This award recognizes the fellow-in-training with the highest scoring abstract in all sub-categories, excluding the Allied Professional subcategory.

Requirements

To be considered for this award, you must be a fellow currently in a training program or no more than one year out of fellowship training as of May. You must also indicate your interest in applying for this award during the regular abstract submission period. After abstracts have gone through the peer-review process, the submitting authors of the top five highest scoring abstracts will be sent an award application to complete, as along with an eligibility form to be signed by their training directors. Once the awards review process has been completed and all authors have been notified of the status of their abstracts, the winner of the award will be announced.

Frequency: One award; given annually

Award

Award winners receive:

  • complimentary registration to Scientific Sessions
  • plaque
  • $1,500 for the Presenting Author's travel and housing expenses.