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The Scott Spear Innovation in Breast Reconstruction Research Fellowship

Purpose

This new grant was developed and is being offered this year in memory of ASPS Past President and Georgetown University Hospital Department of Plastic Surgery Department Founding Chair, Scott Spear, MD and the Spear family's desire to nurture and grow the training and expertise of young academicians considering a career in breast reconstruction and patient care. This grant opportunity is available to residents and fellows and provides salary support to undertake a research project under the guidance of an experienced mentor. The application must describe a structured research training plan, and a research project focused on breast cancer or breast reconstruction. Funding for this new program comes from the Allergan Foundation.

Amount & Duration

Up to $72,500* for 1-year projects

* $50,000 for salary support and $22,500 for research

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The Scott Spear Innovation in Breast Reconstruction Research Fellowship

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The 2018 PSF research grant cycle is NOW OPEN.

The application deadline is December 1, 2017.

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