Surgery Mentoring Award

Updated:Dec 17,2013

Sponsored by the Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia

Nominations Deadline:  Applications will be open April 7 - June 11, 2014 at 9:00 am CDT.

Doctor mentor imageThe CVSA Council annually honors one of its members who has actively guided junior researchers to build future generations of cardiovascular scientists and surgeons. This award recognizes a senior scientist who has a record of providing exceptional support for scientists in cardiothoracic and vascular surgery, anesthesiology and other related fields individually and globally through mentoring and advocacy.

The honoree will be recognized at the CVSA Council Dinner at Scientific Sessions in November.

Award Information (click on each section below for more information)

2002   Richard D. Weisel, MD
2003   Robert Thompson, MD
2004   Sidney Levitsky, MD
2005   Timothy Gardner, MD
2006   Shukri Khuri, MD
2007   William Pearce, MD
2008   William A. Baumgartner, MD
2009   Award not given
2010   Hartzell V. Schaff, MD
2011   L. Henry Edmunds, Jr., MD
2012   Robert Guyton, MD
2013 Pedro Del Nido, MD

Nomination Deadline
All nominations must be received through the Council Awards Application System by June 5, ,2014 at 5:00 pm Central Time.   Nominators should submit as early as possible before the deadline.

For questions, please contact:
Awards & Lectures Manager, Professional Memberships
E-mail: council.awards@heart.org
Phone: (214) 706-1181  


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