RESEARCH & AWARDS OPPORTUNITIES

ACOOG POSTGRADUATE THESIS AWARD

The purpose of this program is to promote postgraduate research in obstetrics and gynecology and acquaint the resident or fellow with the ACOOG and Annual Convention. This program is available to all osteopathic physicians in an AOA accredited program, ACGME program, or any resident or fellow of an osteopathic recognized ACGME postgraduate training program. Click here for the Postgraduate Thesis Application. The submission deadline is November 1st!

MEFACOOG EXCELLENCE IN POSTER PRESENTATION

Poster abstracts must be submitted for review by the ACOOG Research and Awards Committee by November 1st of each year. Residents are eligible for monetary award and publication. However, poster abstracts are accepted from any ACOOG member for the open category. Depending upon the topic, open category posters may include publication opportunities or meet the presentation of research requirement for postgraduate training. Download the Poster Abstract Submission Form. Download PowerPoint poster template.

MEFACOOG RESEARCH GRANTS

Two research grants are available each year. Submissions from residents and sub-specialty fellows are accepted until November 1st. Download theResearch Grant Application.

MEFACOOG RESIDENT REPORTER SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Recipients of the Resident Reporter Scholarship will be awarded conference tuition, travel expenses, and are required to write a summary article on site.  The top three summary articles chosen by the program editor will be expanded by the resident for publication.  Contact your Program Director regarding Resident Reporter appointment.

ACOOG Fall Scholar 

All residents are encouraged to write a 3 to 5 page report summarizing one of the didactic lectures at the Fall Conference. This report will be edited by their program director who should attend the lecture. The top 4 resident reports will receive an award of $250 if their report is selected and will be published in the ACOOG News