2021 CAPER Pancreas Scholars Program


Submission Deadline: March 22, 2021


About the Program: 

The 2021 CAPER Scholars Program will pair national leaders in pancreatology with selected fellows and residents to facilitate mentorship, promote research collaboration, and develop a world-class research network in the field of pancreatology.  The CAPER Pancreas Scholars Program is a two-year, educational mentorship program, consisting of a live mentorship workshop, quarterly webinars, and monthly mentorship teleconferences.  Each scholar, with oversight by the faculty mentors, will work on a cumulative research project to be presented in September 2021.



  • Applicants must be a Fellow or Resident. Junior Faculty or individuals who have completed their fellowship may not apply.

  • Applicants must be available to travel to the two-day, live mentorship workshop held in the third quarter of the 2021 calendar year.  Location and dates to be confirmed.

  • Applicants must be available to attend Pancreas Academy and PancreasFest taking place July 21-23, 2021.


Application Components:

A completed application includes the following:

  • Full contact information

  • A current CV (5 pages or less) in Word or PDF format

  • A 500 word or less personal statement describing your research interests and career goals

  • 1 letter of recommendation

This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie Pharmaceuticals


To learn more about the CAPER Pancreas Scholars 2020 Virtual Program

To learn more about the CAPER Pancreas Scholars and the 2018/2019 Outcomes


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