The ASA Committee on Global Health (CGH) is pleased to announce the application cycle for the 2024-2025 scholarship program for U.S. anesthesiology residents to spend a month in a resource-poor setting. The site for the rotation will be a CURE Hospital or a CGH-affiliated site (travel subject to world conditions at the time). Residents will have the opportunity to experience the challenges of delivering safe anesthesia in a low-resource, underserved area in a developing country as well as participate in the training and education of local anesthesia providers. With appropriate planning, the resident will be eligible to receive ABA credit. Covered expenses include travel, lodging, meals, visa, vaccinations, and medical insurance.
- Applicants must be CA-2 residents at time of application and must have completed a pediatric anesthesia rotation and should be CA-3 residents at the time of the rotation.
- Must be a resident in good standing in a U.S. anesthesiology residency training program.
- Application requirements include a letter of motivation, letter of support from program director, CV and one additional letter of recommendation.
- Travel subject to guidelines related to COVID-19, with start dates and rotation dates flexible based on needs of the home institution.
- Applications are due by January 31, 2024.
Send application materials or questions to:
Elizabeth T. Drum, MD, FAAP, FCPP, FASA
U.S. Program Director for Scholarship program
Winners of the 2023-2024 Resident International Anesthesia Scholarship
The American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Global Health (CGH) is pleased to announce the winners for the 2023-2024 Resident International Anesthesia Scholarship Program.
Zachary Affrin, MD
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Sinziana Constantinescu, DO
Petra Elias, MD
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Didi Odinkemelu, MD
University of Pennsylvania