2021 CAPER Pancreas Scholars Program

Submission Decision Pending


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

To learn more about the CAPER Pancreas Scholars 2020 Virtual Program

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


2.8.19 - 2.10.19

For more information, Please contact:

Dani Smith

(714) 626-4373


The Collaborative Alliance for Pancreatic Education and Research’s (CAPER) mission is: (a) to facilitate the collaboration of researchers of pancreatic diseases and to support scientifically rigorous multi-center studies in pancreatic diseases; (b) to educate and train healthcare providers in pancreatic diseases; (c) and to increase public health awareness regarding pancreatic diseases.


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