New Research Award from ThyCa
The AAES is proud to announce a brand-new award: ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association Award for Thyroid Cancer Research. This $20,000 award was developed by the generous support of ThyCa to promote and support thyroid cancer research by AAES members. ThyCa is a national non-profit organization of thyroid cancer survivors, family members, and health professionals, dedicated to education, communication, support, awareness for early detection, and thyroid cancer research fundraising and research grants.
The ThyCa Award for Thyroid Cancer Research welcomes proposals for support of a wide spectrum of research topics including surgical ethics, education, epidemiology, biostatistics, health care delivery, as well as clinical or basic science research pertaining to the field of thyroid cancer.
Applications for both the ThyCa Award for Thyroid Cancer Research and the Paul LoGerfo Research Award are now being accepted. Click here for more information.
American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Foundation Announces New Management
The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES) Foundation is pleased to announce their partnership with AMR Management Services. AMR provides professional services to a variety of local, regional, national and international nonprofit trade associations, professional societies and foundations.
Lauren Mangnall will serve as Executive Director of AAES. Lauren brings close to 10 years of association management. Most recently she served as the Executive Director of the National Christmas Tree Association (NCTA) and the Christmas Spirit Foundation (CSF).
About AAES Foundation
The purpose of the AAES Foundation is to promote research and education in the field of Endocrine Surgery, to advance the science and art of endocrine surgery and to maintain the highest standards in clinical practice.
Along with the AAES Foundation, the Paul LoGerfo Fund will broaden the scope of grants available for research and education. A gift to the Foundation will assist to enrich and extend the horizons of endocrine surgery with annual grants awarded to applicants who share our purpose. We encourage each member to donate at least $1,000 during the course of membership. Please also remember to leave a research legacy by including the AAES Foundation in your updated estate plans.
The AAES Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) organization and donations to the Foundation are tax deductible to US Citizens to extent allowed by law. Please consult with your tax advisor for tax deductibility questions.
Donate today and join your colleagues in supporting endocrine surgery research and education.