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ASiT/ Surgery Journal/Elsevier Foundation Trainee Essay Prize

Project Code: 69EMHS_30Jun19



Foundation Year 3: The growing trend.  What effect is it having on surgical recruitment and how can we ensure a future generation of surgeons?





Summary:
We are now accepting entries for this year's ASiT/SURGERY Journal/Elsevier Foundation Trainee Essay Prize. Essays of no more than 1500 words are invited exploring the following title:
Foundation Year 3: The growing trend.  What effect is it having on surgical recruitment and how can we ensure a future generation of surgeons?

Main Location: n/a

Time requirement: Variable

Other Requirements:

Entrants must be ASiT members and employed in a UK Foundation Programme (or ROI internship) approved post at the time of application.

Essays should be written in Arial size 12-font, double spaced and referenced in the Vancouver style. Essays should not exceed 1500 words (excluding cover page and reference list).

Applicants should include a cover page detailing their full name, ASiT membership number, year of Foundation training, training region, email address and postal address.

Incentives:

The fantastic prizes, sponsored by SURGERY Journal, will be:

1st place: Essay published in SURGERY Journal, £200 of Elsevier Store Book Vouchers AND a year's free subscription to SURGERY Journal.

2nd place: £100 of Elsevier Store Book Vouchers

3rd place: £50 of Elsevier Store Book Vouchers

(NB; equivalent prizes may be substituted dependant on availability)

How to apply:

Essays must be emailed to info@asit.org with 'FOUNDATION ESSAY PRIZE 2019' as the subject heading no later than:

2359 hours, 1st July 2019

https://www.asit.org/resources/awards-bursaries-and-prizes/asit-surgery-journal-elsevier-foundation-trainee-essay-prize/res1300?fbclid=IwAR1jsiNITC55EmS0vtNln8U8JS4z1ZbpEqAxOoD4Qof_OeahezxJvRYAX1I

Point of contact: ASiT