Professional Development
Professional Development

Develop your leadership skills and identify opportunities for advancement in academic medicine. Keep up-to-date on the latest scientific advancements and what’s new in clinical outcomes.

Scientific & Clinical Breakthroughs
Scientific & Clinical Breakthroughs

SUS grant awards are designed to aid surgeon-scientists at critical points in their careers and support continued advances in a multitude of specialties.

Society of University Surgeons
Society of University Surgeons

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Make an Impact Today

The SUS Foundation provides opportunities for young surgeon-scientists to pursue careers in academic medicine. Help us continue the legacy of dedicated surgeons, research scientists, and patient advocates.

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February 1-3, 2022
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SUS Lifetime Achievement Award Winner: Keith Lillemoe, MD

The SUS is Pleased to Honor the 2020 SUS Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Keith Lillemoe, MD About the Lifetime Achievement Award The Society of University Surgeons (SUS) has awarded Keith Lillemoe, MD, W. Gerald Austen Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School and Chief, Department of Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital, the 2020 SUS […]

Inaugural Trailblazer Award Winner: George Yang, MD, PhD

Congratulations to the 2020 Inaugural Trailblazer Award Winner George P. Yang, MD, PhD About the Trailblazer Award The Society of University Surgeons (SUS) has awarded George Yang, MD, PhD, Professor and Vice Chair of VA Affairs of the Department of Surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Chief of Surgery at the Birmingham […]

Support the SUS Foundation on Giving Tuesday, December 1

  To all Members and Friends of the Society of University Surgeons: I would like to thank those of you who have donated in advance of Giving Tuesday, your contributions have been greatly appreciated! It is my sincere hope that all of you are safe and healthy during this most trying year. The COVID pandemic […]