As part of the EACTS commitment to advancing education and research in cardio-thoracic surgery, the Association offers awards each year in recognition of training and research excellence.
|Young Investigator Awards*||Cardiac, Thoracic, Congenital||30th April 2017|
|C Walton Lillehei Young Investigator’s Award*||Cardiac||30th April 2017|
|Hans G Borst Award for Thoracic Aortic Surgery**||Vascular||30th April 2017|
|EACTS/STS Award||Vascular||30th April 2017|
|EACTS/LivaNova Cardiac Surgery Innovation Award||Cardiac & Perfusion||30th April 2017|
|The Leonardo Da Vinci Award for Training Excellence||Training||10th May 2017|
|Techno-College Innovation Award||Technology||16th August 2017|
* Age limit applies: 35 years
** Age limit applies: 40 years
All awards, except for the The Leonardo Da Vinci Award, are based on self-nomination and application.
The Leonardo Da Vinci Award relies on trainees nominating their trainer.
Application and/or nomination is via the EACTS User Area, unless otherwise stated on the award pages.