The American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA) and the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) are co-sponsoring a FAER-ABA Research in Education Grant (REG) to advance the knowledge of anesthesiologists interested in the key elements of education in anesthesiology—curriculum, instruction, and assessment.
This year, those interested in pursuing the FAER-ABA REG will need to submit a Letter of Intent (LOI) prior to submitting a full application.
More information on applications for the 2023 FAER-ABA Research in Education Grant (REG) will be available in Fall of 2022.
Research Areas: Value/Impact of ABA certification programs
NOTE: Priorities will be given to proposals that evaluate the following elements of ABA board certification, with special considerations given to those proposals that consider the topics below through the lens of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
- The value of initial certification and the Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology® program (MOCA®) to clinicians and the public, or
- The validity and impact of the ABA’s initial certification program – the staged examination system (BASIC, ADVANCED, and APPLIED Examinations).
Eligibility: Anesthesiologist faculty member of any rank
Funding Amount and Duration: $100,000 over two years
Research Time: 40%
LOI Submission Window: December 1, 2022, through December 31, 2022.
Full Application Deadline: March 15, 2022
Grant Award Notification: May 2023
A complete overview of the FAER-ABA REG, including eligibility requirements and applications instructions, will be made available in the near future.
Apply for the FAER-ABA REG FAER-ABA REG Letter of Intent Information (PDF)
Contact the FAER office at (630) 912-2554 or FAER@faer.org.