Dear all,


I am writing to request your assistance to promote the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Global Health Travel Grant for Asia-Pacific Surgeons to participate at the RACS 2020 Annual Scientific Congress (ASC) in Melbourne, Australia. The application form and the requirements are attached. The information is also available on the website, at the link below.

The Grant involves a competitive application process. Applicants are required to submit an abstract for presentation at the ASC by the closing date of 26 January 2020. Abstracts received after this date will not be accepted. Preference will be given to candidates whose abstracts are selected for presentation. Abstracts must be submitted electronically by 26 January 2020 via the Congress website:

Application for the Global Health Travel Grant must be sent by 26 January 2020 via email to Please don’t hesitate to contact me if you have any queries. Thank you in advance for your assistance.


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