The Georgia Vascular Society Foundation helps support our mission of promoting the advancement of vascular surgery. The generous gifts of our donors help fund scholarships for students.
Robert B. Smith Award
The Robert B. Smith, III, MD Award is presented to a trainee with the most outstanding clinical research paper in vascular surgery and presentation at the Annual Meeting. This work has been done during the trainee’s training years.
Medical Student Travel Scholarship Award
The Georgia Vascular Foundation provides travel scholarships to medical students from graduate programs across the state of Georgia. This scholarship is intended to help support students with their travel and hotel expenses to attend the Georgia Vascular Society Scientific Sessions. The deadline to submit a scholarship application is July 1, 2021.
Medical Student Abstract Submissions
Medical students are encouraged to participate in the educational program by submitting an abstract for oral presentation. This will be the ideal setting to present a research project in a supportive, friendly environment. Abstracts accepted for presentation at the GVS Annual Scientific Sessions carries with it the option to be printed in the Annals of Vascular Surgery. The deadline to submit and abstract is May 3, 2021.