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  • ACS/SCC Fellowships – What an Applicant Needs to Know about Applying, Interviewing, and Ranking

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    1. Welcome by Moderators Julia Coleman, Kovi Bessof, and Navpreet Dhillon (2.5 min)
    2. Opening by Dr. David Spain on “Finding Your Fit” (finding the best fellowship program, including weighing decisions like urban level 1 versus community level 1, big T, little C, etc) (15 min)
    3. A Word from the Chair of the AAST Acute Care Surgery Committee Dr. Clay Burlew on Formal ACS Fellowships (10 min)
    4. A Word from the SCCPDS President William Chiu on Fellowships in the Virtual Era (how to evaluate programs and interview well in the virtual format) (10 min)
    5. A Discussion on 1 versus 2 year Fellowship Programs (30 minutes)
      1. 10 min on “1 year” – Drs. David Spain and Brittany Bankhead-Kendall
      2. 10 min on “2 years” – Drs. Clay Burlew and Ryan Dumas
      3. 10 minutes discussing "Is There a Middle Ground? Considering Program Fit over Format" – Drs. Laura Godat and Linda Dultz
    6. Question and Answer Session with Speakers/Panelists, moderated by Julia Coleman, Kovi Bessof, and Navpreet Dhillon (20 min)
    7. Closing and Brief Announcement about How to Apply to AAST Associate Membership (2.5 min)

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