IASO Fellowships 2023
IASO gives two kinds of awards IASO fellowship awards and IASO-ICC awards. IASO fellowship award presentation will happen in separate hall .All remaining award presentation will be considered together under three headings; Oral, Video and Poster. Only IASO members will be eligible for awards. Non-members can submit abstracts for non-award category. The awards will be given to original research studies done in India.
*External Support by by other societies are likely to change subject to their policies
1.SSO ICD International Career Development Programme Initiative
The SSO will provide a stipend of $3,000 to the successful candidate to cover international airfare, lodging and airfare within the US for the duration of the exchange. The SSO will also provide a complimentary registration to SSO annual meeting.
SSO will act as an intermediary when deciding potential institutions to be visited and will provide the candidate with a short-list of viable sites from which to choose.
The award recipient should choose 1 -3 institutions to visit during their exchange; the number of institutions offered will largely be determined by the specialty/procedure the successful candidate has identified and the availability of the host institution(s).
Regarding the period of the program, the SSO the program will be up to 2 weeks, with no more than 1 week spent at any single institution. The award recipient will participate in SSO annual meeting, as an attendee. He/she will be eligible for a poster presentation.
The award recipient will be assigned a mentor at SSO annual meeting to help them navigate the conference. During the course of the conference, a small social gathering will be arranged to introduce the award recipient to pre-eminent surgeons from the institutions which he/she has chosen to visit, along with members of the SSO leadership.
Within 30 days of the visit, the SSO would expect to receive a report on the successful award recipient’s activities and experiences, both good and bad, explaining their goals before the visit and what they have accomplished.
(ICD Candidate must have valid Passport and Visa.)
2. SSO POSTER session for IASO members
USD 1000 grant each to 5-10 IASO members to travel to SSO conference in USA to present a poster. A sum of 1000 $ will be given to each of the 5-10 candidates against the expenses incurred towards the registration, stay, food and travel, subject to their submission of the details as required.
(SSO Poster-Candidate must have valid Passport and Visa.)
3. Detroit Visiting Fellowship-
A fellowship to visit Detroit will have local hospitality included by the host institution, excluding the travel cost to and from USA.
(Detroit Candidate must have valid Passport and Visa.)
4. ESSO Fellowship
Prize money of 500 Euro towards the travel and stay for the Congress
A visit of 1-2 weeks to an Surgical Oncology Department of a European Institution before or after the Congress. Awardee gets free registration to the ESSO annual Congress
Awardee is eligible to present a poster in ESSO Congress
5. Baroda – GCRI Basavatharakam Indo American ASO Travelling Minimal Invasive Surgery Fellowship
The fellowship will be called the Baroda – GCRI- IASO Travelling Minimal Invasive Surgery Fellowship (MIS). The awardee will be given opportunity to get one month training at Basavatharakam Indo American Cancer hospital, Hyderabad in minimally invasive onco-surgery.
6. Detroit Visiting Fellowship-
7. Brazilian association of Surgical Oncology Fellowship, visit a Brazilian Center of Surgical Oncology and attend Brazilian Congress of Surgical Oncology. financial support of US$ 1000 to travel expenses and also accommodation at meeting
II) IASO ICC Cash Awards
Cash awards will also be given for IASO members , based on the presentation :
Dr. K. S. Panda – Dr. K S Gopinath Onco Quiz Award : During ICC meeting winner will be awarded Rs. 5000 and runners up to Rs. 3000. Dr. K.S Panda & Dr. K S Gopinath shared a total donation of Rs 1 Lac Rs towards the quiz.
Eligibility – all the delegates of ICC (Amendment approved GBM ICC 2011, Lucknow) who are full life members of IASO
Please contact Mrs. Rekha Jayasankar (EA to Hon. Secretary, IASO) on email@example.com, for applying to quiz and any queries for the above.
Dr. Chandramohan K, M.S., M.Ch.(Surg Onco)
Hon. Secretary IASO,
Senior Consultant- GI Surgeon,
Professor, Regional Cancer Centre,
Medical College Campus
Medical College - 695 011
Email ID: firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary, IASO, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College PO, Trivandrum, Kerala 695 011