The John Collins Fellow Medal and Travel Grant

BCT established the John Collins Fellow Medal & Travel Grant to encourage potential academic breast surgeons to become involved in clinical trials research. The objective of the award is to provide an early career surgeon or Fellow/registrar, with an interest in clinical research, the opportunity to:

The Fellowship is offered annually and if awarded, presented at the ASM. The award will be made at the discretion of the Board.


This award is open to Australian and New Zealand Surgical Trainees or recent Fellows, who wish to enhance their knowledge of clinical research, in particular breast cancer clinical trials research.

Award Details

The Award will cover the cost of attending the BCT ASM including return economy class airfares, accommodation for the duration of the ASM and full registration. All travel and registration for the successful applicant will be organised through the ASM Secretariat.

Awardees Responsibilities

The John Collins Fellow Medal and Travel Grant recipient is expected to be available and participate in all ASM activities.

Selection Process

Selection of the award recipient will be made based upon the abilities and experience of the candidate and the potential benefits to the individual and/or other surgeons from attending the ASM. This will be evaluated from the candidate’s application and supporting references.

Contact Us

All enquiries regarding the Annual
Scientific Meeting (ASM) should be
directed to the ASM Secretariat:

ASM Secretariat Breast Cancer Trials
PO Box 283
The Junction NSW 2291, Australia

Phone: +61 2 4925 5255
Fax: +614 4925 3068