ASSA Distinguished Service Award.
Article Type: Brief article
Subject: Trade and professional associations (Achievements and awards)
Surgeons (Achievements and awards)
Pub Date: 05/01/2009
Publication: Name: South African Journal of Surgery Publisher: South African Medical Association Audience: Academic Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2009 South African Medical Association ISSN: 0038-2361
Issue: Date: May, 2009 Source Volume: 47 Source Issue: 2
Product: Product Code: 8620000 Professional Membership Assns NAICS Code: 81392 Professional Organizations SIC Code: 8621 Professional organizations
Geographic: Geographic Scope: South Africa Geographic Code: 6SOUT South Africa
Accession Number: 204550609
Full Text: The ASSA makes a Distinguished Service Award to recognise individuals in the surgical fraternity who have provided exceptional service to surgical patients and to the community over a long period with particular emphasis on the aspect of selfless contribution. It is directed at the unsung heroes of the profession.

Nominations are invited for the award, which will be made at the Association's next Biennial Congress in Johannesburg from 23 to 26 May 2010.

Criteria for the award and nomination details, including a nomination form, are available on the ASSA website at
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