RESIDENT TRAVEL AWARDS

 

  • Background Info

    Since our inception, Osteo Science Foundation has been proud to support the work of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS). Through research and travel awards, the Foundation continues to recognize the importance of supporting the professional organization of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and especially in investing in the futures of residents.

  • Past Award Recipients

    Since 2013, Osteo Science Foundation has contributed
    over $150,000 to AAOMS.

    AAOMS Dental Implant Conference - December 5-7, 2019, Chicago, Illinois

    AAOMS Dental Implant Conference - December 5-7, 2019, Chicago, Illinois

    Natasha Bhalla, Brooklyn, NY, Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Kiara Brown, Augusta, GA, Augusta University
    Ashley Coffey, Bronx, NY, Montefiore OMS
    Daniel Hawkins, Richmond, VA, Virginia Commonwealth Univeristy
    James “Brian” Jacksonstrong>, Oxford, MS, University of Mississippi

    101st AAOMS Annual Meeting – September 16-21, 2019, Boston, MA

    101st AAOMS Annual Meeting – September 16-21, 2019, Boston, MA

    John Full, New York Medical College
    Kevin Furmanek, NY Presby-Columbia
    Robert Hermann, UTSW Parkland
    Brittany Howell, Loyola University Medical Center
    Jason Leet, Univ of Minnesota
    Ian Lehrer, Nassau Med Ctr. NY
    Jeffrey Marschall, Univ of Louisville
    Wendall Mascarenhas, McGill-Canada
    Paul Pamula, Univ of Illinois Chicago
    Shouvik Ponnusamy, Univ of Illinois Chicago
    Aarathi Rao, Univ of Minnesota
    Justin Richer, St. Josephs Med Ctr. NJ
    Jonathan Rosenstein, Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Eric Safranski, Loyola University Medical Center
    Luke Soletic, NYU Langone Med Ctr. Bellevue
    Matthew Streelman, Loma Linda Univ
    Ashley Tankersley, Univ of Mississippi

    AAOMS CSIOMS Conference – April 26-28, 2019, Rosemont, IL

    AAOMS CSIOMS Conference – April 26-28, 2019, Rosemont, IL

    AAOMS CSIOMS Conference – April 26-28, 2019, Rosemont, IL

    Lee, New York, NY, Columbia University
    Nick Mechas, Philadelphia, PA, Temple University Hospital
    Junaid Mundiya, Elmont, NY, Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Sepideh Sabooree, Jacksonville, FL, University of Florida – Jacksonville

    AAOMS Resident Transitions into Practice Conference - February 2-3, 2019, Rosemont, IL

    AAOMS Resident Transitions into Practice Conference - February 2-3, 2019, Rosemont, IL

    Jungsuk Cho, New York, NY, New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Emily King, Nashville, TN, Vanderbilt University
    LiHan Lai, Seattle, WA, University of Washington
    Alexandra Petraszko, Jacksonville, FL, UF Health Jacksonville
    Arathi Rao, St Louis Park, MN, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry
    Jeffrey Valenti, Philadelphia, PA, Thomas Jefferson Hospital
    Brian Wolf, Farmingdale, NY, Nassau University Medical Center
    Daniel Yang, Dallas, TX, Parkland/UTSW

    AAOMS Dental Implant Conference - November 29-December 1, 2018, Chicago, Illinois

    AAOMS Dental Implant Conference - November 29-December 1, 2018, Chicago, Illinois

    Garrick Alex, Huntington, NY, Columbia University
    Andrew Arango, San Antonio, TX, UTHSCSA
    Joshua Barclay, Roseville, MN, University of Minnesota
    Wade Barker, Dallas, TX, Texas AM OMS
    Joshua Bednar, Rochester, MN, Mayo Clinic
    Abigail Estelle, Jacksonville, FL, University of Florida Health
    Ilya Garibyan, Fair Lawn, NJ, St. Joseph’s University Medical Center
    Matthew Green, East Meadow, NY, Nassau University Medical Center
    Benjamin Heggestad, Rochester, MN, Mayo Clinic
    Robert Hermann, Dallas, TX, Parkland Hospital
    Nicole Hernandez, San Antonio, TX, UT Health Science Center, San Antonio
    Brittany Howell, Chicago, IL, Loyola – Chicago
    Emily King, Nashville, TN, Vanderbilt
    Dmitriy Kravchenko, Orange, CT, Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Choo-Soon Kua, Bronx, NY, Montefiore Medical
    Anthony Lotesto, Charleston, SC, Medical University of SC
    Matthew Marshall, Lexington, KY, University of Kentucky
    Eric Safranski, Forest Park, IL, Loyola – Chicago
    Adam Samji, Bronx, NY, Montefiore Medical
    Eric Silver, Brooklyn, NY, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine

    AAOMS Annual Meeting - October 8-13, 2018, Chicago, IL

    AAOMS Annual Meeting - October 8-13, 2018, Chicago, IL

    AAOMS Annual Meeting - October 8-13, 2018, Chicago, IL

    Omar AbdelBaky, Dallas, TX, Parkland/University of Texas
    -Southwestern Medical Center
    Maryam Akbari, New York, NY, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Matthew Burks, San Antonio, TX, University of Texas Health San Antonio
    Evan Busby, Jacksonville, FL, University of Florida Jacksonville
    Abigail Estelle, Jacksonville, FL, University of Florida Jacksonville
    Scott Godwin, Pittsburgh, PA, Allegheny General Hospital
    Christopher Niquette, New York, NY, New York Medical School
    Jeffrey Paxman, Loma Linda, CA, Loma Linda University
    Anastasiya Quimby, Jacksonville, FL, University of Florida Jacksonville
    Pouya Vakilian, San Diego, CA, Parkland/University of Texas – Southwestern Medical Center

    AAOMS Clinical Trials Methods Course – May 9-11, 2018, Rosemont, IL

    AAOMS Clinical Trials Methods Course – May 9-11, 2018, Rosemont, IL

    Maryam Akbari, New York, NY, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Sam Bae, Ann Arbor, MI, University of Michigan
    Junaid Mundiya, Elmont, NY, The Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Stavan Patel, Shreveport, LA, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport
    Payal Verma, Cincinnati, OH, University of Cincinnati Medical Center

    AAOMS Resident Transitions into Practice - February 16-17, 2018, Rosemont, IL

    AAOMS Resident Transitions into Practice - February 16-17, 2018, Rosemont, IL

    AAOMS Resident Transitions into Practice - February 16-17, 2018, Rosemont, IL

    Wade Barker, Dallas, TX, Texas A&M College of Dentistry
    Laura Barunas, Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania
    Matthew Burks, San Antonio, TX, University of Texas Health San Antonio
    James Choi, Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania
    John Costandi, New York , NY, Columbia University/NY Presbyterian Hospital
    Jorge del Valle, Dallas, TX, Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Jeremy Edwards, Knoxville, TN, University of Tennessee Medical Center
    Chijioke Eseonu, Hendersonville, TN, Meharry Medical College Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Ross Fahey, Boston, MA, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
    Corbin Gatlin, Shreveport, LA, Louisiana State University Health Science Center at Shreveport
    Matthew Green, East Meadow, NY, Nassau University Medical Center
    Sam Harouni, Atlanta, GA, Emory University
    Diego Hurtado, Lexington, KY, Chandler Medical Center
    Tony Kang, Cincinnati, OH, University of Cincinnati
    Timothy Kunkle, New York , NY, Columbia University/ NY Presbyterian Hospital
    Matt Lawler, Medford, MA, Harvard/Massachusetts General Hospital
    Joseph Mort, Nashville, TN, Vanderbilt Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
    Brent Newby, Lexington, KY, University of Kentucky
    Daniel Niemann, Glendale, CA, University of Southern
    California and Los Angeles County Medical Center
    Rodney Nishimoto, Honolulu, Hawaii, University of Washington
    Neel Patel, Dallas, TX, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center/Parkland Hospital
    Jesse Ricciuti, New Haven, CT, Yale – New Haven Health
    Matthew Ryskalczyk, Portland, OR, Oregon Health and Science University OMFS
    Kelly Sayre, Ann Arbor, MI, University of Michigan
    Keith Sonneveld, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Nova Southeastern University
    Garrett Stigall, Dallas, TX, Texas A&M College of Dentistry

    99th Annual AAOMS Meeting - October 9-14, 2017, San Francisco, CA

    99th Annual AAOMS Meeting - October 9-14, 2017, San Francisco, CA

    99th Annual AAOMS Meeting - October 9-14, 2017, San Francisco, CA

    Seth Brooks, Knoxville, TN, University of Tennessee Medical Center
    Matthew Green, East Meadow, NY, Nassau University Medical Center
    Gentry Hansen, Irving, TX, University of Texas – Southwestern Medical Center
    Omar Kholaki, Glendale, CA, University of Texas – Southwestern Medical Center
    Chris Kragor, Jacksonville, FL, University of Florida Health Science Center
    Nicholas Mueller, New York, NY, New York Medical College
    Matthew Reiland, Rochester, MN, Mayo Clinic/Mayo Foundation
    Greg Shank, Washington, DC, Washington Hospital Center
    Erik Ziegler, Pittsburgh, PA, University of Pittsburgh
    Michelle Zoccolillo, New Orleans, LA, Louisiana State University

    AAOMS CSIOMS Meeting - April 28-30, 2017, Rosemont, IL

    AAOMS CSIOMS Meeting - April 28-30, 2017, Rosemont, IL

    AAOMS CSIOMS Meeting - April 28-30, 2017, Rosemont, IL

    Mohammed Almandalawi, New York, NY, Harlem Hospital Center
    Christen J. Boyer, Shreport, LA, Louisana State University Health Science Center
    Jungsuk Cho, New York, NY, New York Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Campus
    Steven Farnsworth, San Antonio, TX, University of Texas Health San Antonio
    Rafaella Genova, Rochester, MI, University of Tennsee St. Thomas Hospitals
    Matthew Green, East Meadow, NY, Nassau University Medical Center
    Danny Hadayastrong>, UCLA Dentistry
    Tony Kang, Cincinnati, OH, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
    Wallace McLaurin, Cincinnati, OH, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
    Payal Verma, Cincinnati, OH, University of Cincinnati Medical Center

    98th AAOMS Annual Meeting - September 18-23, 2016 Las Vegas, NV

    98th AAOMS Annual Meeting - September 18-23, 2016 Las Vegas, NV

    98th AAOMS Annual Meeting - September 18-23, 2016 Las Vegas, NV

    Wade R. Barker, Dallas, TX, Baylor College of Dentistry
    Peter C. Dennis, Portland, OR, Oregon Health & Science University
    Jordan L. Diamond, Cincinnati, OH, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
    Mark A. Green, Boston, MA, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Christopher H. Kragor, Jacksonville, FL, University of Florida Health Science Center
    Marek J. Ogledzki, Jacksonville, FL, University of Florida Health Science Center
    Daniel C. Reece, Shaker Heights, OH, Case Western Reserve University
    Michael C. Shapiro, Brighton, MA, Boston University
    Brett M. Shigley, Charleston, SC, Medical University of South Carolina
    Amanda L. Steen, Cincinnati, OH, University of Cincinnati Medical Center

    AAOMS Clinical Trials Methods Course - May 11-13, 2016 Ann Arbor, MI

    AAOMS Clinical Trials Methods Course - May 11-13, 2016 Ann Arbor, MI

    AAOMS Clinical Trials Methods Course - May 11-13, 2016 Ann Arbor, MI

    Dr. Scott Claiborne, Minneapolis, MN, University of Connecticut Health Center
    Dr. Lindsay Graves, Los Angeles, CA, University of Texas – Southwestern Medical Center
    Dr. David Greenman, New York, NY, Kings County Hospital
    Robert Johnsonstrong>, Medford, MA
    Kevin Lee, Derwood, MD, New York – Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University
    Dr. Meagan Miller, Loma Linda, CA, Loma Linda University
    Dr. Elizabeth Orsini, San Juan, PR, University of Puerto Rico
    Dr. Ketan Patel, Minneapolis, MN, University of Maryland
    Marwa Ragaey, Lexington, KY, University of Kentucky
    Dr. Gwendolyn Reeve, New York, NY, Washington Hospital Center

    97th AAOMS Annual Meeting - September 28 - October 3, 2015 Washington, DC

    97th AAOMS Annual Meeting - September 28 - October 3, 2015 Washington, DC

    97th AAOMS Annual Meeting - September 28 - October 3, 2015 Washington, DC

    Mohammed M Al-Obaidi, Dallas, TX, University of Texas – Southwestern Medical Center
    Michael G Barber, West Henrietta, NY, University of Rochester
    Thomas F Burk, Dallas, TX, University of Texas – Southwestern Medical Center
    Avi Feygin, New York, NY, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
    Matthew N Gayheart, Lexington, KY, University of Kentucky
    James B Han, Rochester, MN, Mayo Clinic/Mayo Foundation
    David J Hoffman, Lexington, KY, University of Kentucky
    Curtis J Holmes, Brooklyn, NY, The Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Katrina L Kontaxis, Hamden, CT, Lowell General Hospital
    Derek Miller, Dallas, TX, University of Texas – Southwestern Medical Center
    Hwi Moon, Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania
    Michael Nagai, Buffalo, NY, University of Buffalo
    Stacey M Nedrud, Gainesville, FL
    Nas Sediqi, Buffalo, NY, SUNY Buffalo General Practice
    Stephanie N Zastrow, Augusta, GA, Georgia Regents University

    AAOMS Research and Education Conference - May 6-9, 2015 Rosemont, IL

    AAOMS Research and Education Conference - May 6-9, 2015 Rosemont, IL

    Payam Afzali, Los Angeles, CA, University of California
    Michael Barber, West Henrietta, NY, University of Rochester
    Ehlie Brunostrong>, Indianapolis, IN, Indiana University Hospital
    Thomas Burk, Dallas, TX, University of Texas – Southwestern Medical Center
    Mark Green, Boston, MA, Massachusetts General Hospital
    James Han, Rochester, MN, Mayo Clinic/Mayo Foundation
    Andrew Hanna, San Antonio, TX, University of Texas Health Science Center
    Nikolay Levintov, Cleveland, OH, Case Western Reserve University
    Lauren Lunday, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Nova Southeastern University
    Melissa Moutray, Omaha, NE, University of Nebraska Medical Center
    Jeffrey Nguyen, Hartford, CT, University of Connecticut
    Pasha Shakoor, Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania
    Porchia Willis, Nashville, TN, Meharry Medical College
    Felix Yip, Los Angeles, CA, University of Southern California

  • Submission Dates

    Check back later for the next Resident Travel Award Submission Dates
  • Purpose of the Award

    Provide financial assistance to OMFS residents to participate in an event, conference, or educational opportunity that they otherwise would not be able to attend.

  • Eligibility of the Applicants

    Applicants must be a resident enrolled in a CODA-accredited OMFS program.

    Applicants must have support from the OMFS program director to allow time away to attend the course.  A short letter from the Program Director is required in order to demonstrate the Program Director’s support.

    Provide a written statement summarizing qualifications for receiving the scholarship and what he/she hopes to obtain by attending the course.

    Provide a current CV.

  • Conditions of the Award

    The award will be provided as a reimbursement for course expenses (airfare and hotel) up to $1,000 following the conclusion of the course.

    Recipient is responsible for registering him or herself for the course.

    The recipient must submit a video summary of something he/she learned during the course within 30 days following the course to be used on OSCF’s social media. Alternately, a photo and written summary may be submitted.  The application documents and summaries will become the property of OSCF.

  • Application Procedures & Dates

    Check back for application submission & notificaions dates. 

    Disbursement of funds up will be transmitted in full to awardees within 30 days following the conclusion of the course. 

  • Selection Criteria

    OSCF will, at its sole discretion, select the award recipients. 

    The applications will be evaluated and prioritized based on the following criteria:     

    Whether the applicant

    • receives departmental funding to attend
    • is a chief
    • has attended this event previously 
  • Apply Now

     

    CLOSED

     

CONTACT

Osteo Science Foundation
1650 Market Street, Suite 3600
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-977-2877
855-891-2877 Toll Free
info@osteoscience.org

Osteo Science Foundation is an independent, privately funded 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.

SIGN UP FOR NEWS