Travel Award

The GIPS Travel Award is given annually by the GIPS to a pathology trainee with a demonstrated interest in gastrointestinal pathology. Factors considered in the evaluation of applicants include exposure or lack thereof to GI pathology subspecialty training and demonstrate interest in GI pathology (as evaluated based on CV, publications/abstracts and/or personal communication). GIPS membership is not required in order to apply for this award. The award comprises $500 for travel expenses and up to $1,000 to cover the cost of attending one of the courses listed below.

The courses currently offered are:

Harvard Medical School: Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreatic Pathology, Boston, MA

Johns Hopkins: Current Topics in Gastrointestinal & Liver Pathology, Baltimore, MD

American Society for Clinical Pathology: Surgical Pathology of the Gastrointestinal Tract, Chicago, IL

Weill Cornell Medical College: Tutorial on the Tutorial on Pathology of the GI Tract, Pancreas and Liver, New Orleans, LA

To submit an application for the 2018 award, please email the following information along with CV to Dr. Mari Mino Kenudson ( by 3/2/2018:

Training Institute:
PGY Year:
Course Ranking:
Contact Email:
GI Fellowship Available at Training Institution? (yes/no):
Describe Interest in GI Pathology (required):
Resume (please attach):

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