Announcing the New Todd Albert Scholars Awards

Todd Albert-Award Announced

$500 for Orthopedic Surgery Residents and Fellows.

Awarded through the Todd Albert Honor Your Mentor Fund, application to the Albert Scholar program is now open to all Orthopedic Surgery residents and fellows submitting an abstract to the Spine Summit annual meeting.

The 30 top submitted abstracts will be awarded $500 each to attend the meeting and present their research.

Award funds will be disbursed at the Young Surgeons’ Dinner at the Spine Summit annual meeting, to be held at the Fountainebleau Miami Beach Resort on March 16-19, 2023. Award recipients will have the opportunity to interact with and receive mentorship from Spine Section surgeon-leaders. This year’s meeting features an exciting new interactive format in place of traditional lectures and includes prominent orthopedic and neurosurgery spine surgeons sharing operative technique pearls and developing trends in spine surgery.

The deadline to submit an application is December 1, 2022.

Submit your abstract through the Spine Summit Abstract Center.
Please designate “Albert Scholar” on the abstract submission.

For detailed information about this and other Spine Section awards, please visit the online Research Grants page.

Thank you!

Kristen E. Jones, MD, FAANS
Chair, Research and Awards Committee
AANS/CNS Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves





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