Through a generous grant from Medtronic, the WTSA is able to offer the Donald B. Doty Educational Award, the purpose of which is:
- To foster innovative educational initiatives in cardiothoracic surgery by WTSA members, and
- To provide an opportunity for the dissemination of this information to other training centers and academic institutions.
Following the review of applications by the WTSA Council, the successful applicant will be notified and awarded an education grant of $10,000 USD. It is expected that the activities associated with the award will be completed by June 22, 2022 and that the awardee will provide both a written summary report as well as a brief oral report at the time of the 2022 WTSA Annual Meeting, June 22-25, 2022.
Active, Senior, and Candidate WTSA members in good standing are eligible to apply. Candidate members must include with the application a sponsor letter from an Active or Senior member.
The application deadline was February 15, 2021.