The Dale Han, MD, Memorial Scholarship Award is made possible by the Sentinel Node Oncology Foundation (SNOF) through the Sentinel Lymph Node Working Group (SLNWG) and was established to honor the memory of Dr. Dale Han, a surgical oncologist with specialty focus in melanoma and sarcoma. Dr. Han placed paramount importance on scholarship, teaching and mentorship.
The award is available to Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellows or surgical residents with a focus in surgical oncology and who have an accepted abstract in cutaneous oncology for the SSO 2022 – International Conference on Surgical Cancer Care. The award provides a $3,000 stipend to cover various travel costs and attendance at SSO 2022 and the annual Sentinel Lymph Node Working Group meeting, which will held on Wednesday, March 9, 2022.
Application materials include a CV and a personal statement (300 max word limit) describing the applicant’s career interests, as well as specific interest in skin and soft tissue malignancies. The application deadline is January 10, 2022, and the award recipient will be notified in early February. Please contact Jonathan Zager, MD (Jonathan.Zager@moffitt.org) or Giorgos Karakousis, MD (Giorgos.Karakousis@pennmedicine.upenn.edu) with questions.