SCT Sylvan Green Travel Award

Who is Eligible: 
Physicians and Dentists involved in clinical trials or epidemiology projects.

Appropriate topics for Submission: 
All clinical trial-related issues such as study design and data analysis methods; meta-analysis; medical, ethical or legal issues; data entry, management, and computing as it relates to clinical trials; review of the results or methods of a class of trials; or scholarship in the history of clinical trials. Important papers illustrating applications are particularly encouraged.

SCT is now accepting submissions for the upcoming Sylvan Green Scholarship. The Scholarship Recipient will present at the SCT Annual Meeting. For information on the upcoming Annual meeting, click here.

About Sylvan Green, MD
The Society made its first Sylvan Green award in 2011 to honor the legacy of Sylvan Green, MD who served as President of the Society in 1994, Chaired the Education Committee from 1994-2001, led the Student Scholarship Committee from 2003-2008, and was named an SCT Fellow in 2007

Serving 24 years in the Biometry Branch of the National Cancer Institute, including leadership in Clinical and Diagnostic Trials Section, Dr. Green made numerous landmark methodology and practice contributions to clinical trials. He was a professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine from 1997 to 2002 and Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics - College of Public Health & inaugural Linda McCartney Breast Cancer Chair in Biometry, University of Arizona, Arizona Cancer Center from 2003 to 2008. 

Congratulations to the Winner of the 2019 Sylvan Green Award!


Dr. Gareth Davies
Bristol Center for Surgical Research
University of Bristol, UK
Surgeon’s Lack of Understanding of Levels of Evidence is a Major Barrier to Ran-domized Trials in Surgery