|2020 Winter Retreat Travel Scholarship
Application Deadline: Monday, December 2, 2019
The American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons (ACAPS) is excited to offer ten (10) competitive scholarships to attend the ACAPS 2020 Winter Retreat. The theme of our retreat is "Global Health Education" and we are seeking to bring applicants early in their plastic surgical training who have a strong interest in education and its impact on global health. Applicants should be medical students or residents in their first four years (PGY 1-4) of an integrated program or the first two years (PGY 1-2) of an independent program.
|ASPS Education Network Scholarship Application Now Open!
Deadline: Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Come and share the advantages of the ASPS Educational Network with Plastic Surgery training programs across the United States. The ACAPS Global Health Committee, in association with the ASPS is pleased to offer a one-year subscription to the ASPS Education Network to a surgical trainee or training program from a resource poor area. Applicants for the Scholarship will be selected by the ACAPS Global Health Committee and approved by the ASPS Editorial Board. Applicants must be actively enrolled in a surgical training program that includes clinical plastic surgery in a low or middle-income country.
|International Visiting Professor/Trainee Application Now Open!
Application Deadline: Tuesday, December 31, 2019
The ACAPS Global Health Committee is in its second year of sponsoring a scholarship opportunity for an educational exchange at an international site. This program will support travel-related expenses for a U.S faculty member and plastic surgery resident or fellow to visit an international training program. The overarching goal of this short trip is to disseminate and implement aspects of the US graduate medical education paradigm.
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ACAPS Spring Meeting
The American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons (ACAPS) is composed of the program directors / chairpersons and associates of American College of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) approved plastic surgery residency programs in the United States. Its goal is to provide leadership and support for educational programs for plastic surgery residents. The curriculum for resident educational programs in the US has been derived from the efforts of members of this association.
|Plastic Surgery Fellowship and Training Opportunities Directory
ASPS has developed a free listing service to simplify the listing and search for all types of fellowship and training opportunities within the specialty. The goal of this initiative is to provide plastic surgeons and plastic-surgeons-in-training with a searchable database of plastic surgery fellowships, observerships and internships/externship available in the United States and throughout the world.
|Corequest & Inservice Exams|
|The Plastic Surgery Match|
|RADAR Resource for Residents
Residents who log into RADAR will now have an area created specifically for their educational needs as a plastic surgery resident.
A Joint Initiative of The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and The American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc.
Read about the Plastic Surgery Milestone Project in the Journal of Graduate Medical Education.