Resident Research Award Policy

Eligible residents/fellows are:
At the OGME2 level or higher

-Enrolled in a GME program at a Texas OPTI affiliated institution

-In
receipt of official notification of the acceptance of a scholarly work
poster or podium presentation for a national specialty society or other
national AOA meeting

-Recommended by their Program Director and/or Director of Medical Education

Residents/fellows
are eligible for ONE (1) stipend award package during the training
program. Individuals who receive an award during their primary
residency and subsequently enroll in fellowship at a Texas OPTI
affiliated institution would also be eligible for an award in the
context of their new training program.

Award package includes:

$500 stipend

-Poster production at UNTHSC, production cost and mailing to resident/fellow paid by the Texas OPTI

-Scholarly work recognition in the Texas OPTI newsletter

Requirements:

Complete the application for consideration

-Submit
application and official acceptance notification to the OPTI Academic
Office by appropriate deadline, for approval by Academic Officer

-Poster/Power
Point includes acknowledgement of sponsorship by UNTHSC & Texas
OPTI (poster template to be provided at the time of acceptance)



Congratulations to our latest recipients!

  • Dr. Kay Houser at Texas A&M University (AMSSM)
  • Dr. Laura Marsh at Texas A&M University (AMSSM)
  • Dr. Jason Savikko at JPS Health Network (AOCR)

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