Dr. John F. Steege famously pioneered one of the earliest Fellowship Programs with the objective of training academicians. Many of his original fellows have remained in academic positions with several going on to establish their own fellowship programs. Dr. Steege has been a leader in the evaluation and treatment of chronic pelvic pain, co-authored the first comprehensive text on chronic pelvic pain, and was an early developer of laparoscopic pain mapping under conscious sedation.
The John F. Steege Mentorship Endowment, established in 2015, recognizes outstanding AAGL members This endowment is supported by an educational grant from CooperSurgical.
To submit a nomination for the John F. Steege Award, please follow the link below. Nominations must be submitted by 12:00 pm, PST, on Friday, August 20, 2021.
The nominee must demonstrate significant contributions as a mentor to others by meeting the following requirements:
All nominations must include the following documents:
The Foundation of the AAGL Board will notify the award recipient and nominator no later than October 8, 2021.
The winner of this prestigious award will receive:
* Presentation of this award will be made virtually if pandemic restrictions disallow travel.
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2021 – TBD
2020 – Keith Isaacson, MD
2019 – Javier Magrina, MD
2018 – Charles Miller, MD, FACOG
2017 – Michael C. Pitter, MD
2016 – Ted Anderson, MD, PhD, FACOG, FACS
2015 – John F. Steege, MD