Society of Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgeons | Scholarships to Regional Summit

Scholarships to Regional Summit

SLS MEMBER Residents-in-Training, Fellows-in-Training, Medical Students, Nurses, and Affiliated Medical Personnel will receive a scholarship of $395 toward the full registration fee of $695 to the SLS Regional Summit.

Delegates and leading minimally invasive surgeons will create a unique exchange of cultural information and education in minimally invasive surgical approaches and techniques. This 4-day summit will offer a multispecialty approach to minimally invasive surgery and give you the opportunity to expand your knowledge of the use of laparoscopic diagnostic and treatment techniques taught by acknowledged leaders in their respective specialties and countries, understand how different countries have met the challenges of training and practicing minimally invasive surgery, and learn about the cultural differences and similarities between neighboring countries. Topics are presented in general sessions providing a multidisciplinary approach to specialty minimally invasive surgical techniques and procedures.

DECEMBER 9, 2016

To qualify for a scholarship to the regional summit:

1. Applicant must currently be a Resident, Fellow, Medical Student, or Nurse/Affiliated Medical Personnel MEMBER of SLS.

2. If not already an SLS member, applicant must must apply for a Resident, Fellow, Medical Student, or Affiliated Medical Personnel membership(To qualify for a Resident or Fellow membership, applicant must be in training in a U.S. accredited training program or, if outside the U.S., must be a Resident-in-Training or Fellow-in-Training within the first five years after medical school degree.)

3. Once you receive notification that your membership has been approved and processed, log into the SLS web site and complete the online registration form for the Summit (log-in and password will be provided once membership has been processed). The scholarship registration rate will automatically appear. If paying by check, you must download a PDF registration form from the SLS web site, complete the registration form, and mail with your check.