ASE Education Awards Overview

awardsThe ASE Education Awards have been established by the Association for Surgical Education to recognize the dedication of surgical educators. The awards are means to highlight and encourage outstanding teachers and surgical educators. Additionally, the awards will provide documentation of teaching excellence to support promotion and tenure decisions and will further emphasize teaching as an important area of academic expertise.

2018 Submissions are closed.  



  • Member of Association for Surgical Education
  • Please see each award application for specific eligibility criteria

Awards CommitteeAward Process
Robert Acton, ChairJune: Request for Nominations sent by ASE President
Nabil Issa, MDOct 6: Deadline for receipt of nominations
Roy Phitayakorn, MDDec 15: Winners chosen and notified
Susan Steinemann, MDMay: Winners announced – awards given at annual meeting

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