Gazi Zibari Global Outreach Humanitarian Award

The AHPBA Gazi Zibari Global Outreach Humanitarian Award is aptly named after AHPBA Past President, Dr. Gazi Zibari, for his outstanding humanitarian contributions abroad and to honor his passion for medical outreach. The purpose of this award is to recognize an AHPBA Member who has dedicated a significant amount of time to volunteer medical outreach activity and capacity building abroad.

Now accepting applications!
Deadline: Friday, October 11, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Application Checklist/Requisitos para aplicación:

  • Letter of Support /Carta de recomendación
  • Copy of CV/Copia de CV
  • Photo or Headshot of Yourself/Fotografía individual
  • Briefly Summarize your Outreach Efforts/Resumen de actividades de ayuda extramuros (500 words or less)
  • Additional Documents of Support/Documentos adicionales que favorezcan su aplicación (optional)

2019 Awardee

Sean P. Cleary, MD, FACS
Mayo Clinic

“Congratulations are in order. Sean is very deserving. Also, I want to congratulate IRC for picking the best qualifying person among many very well deserving applications for this award. Sean makes us all feel very proud.
-Gazi B Zibari, MD, FACS, AHPBA Past President

2018 Awardee

T. Peter Kingham

T. Peter Kingham, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

“If you add up his time in Africa with his time mentoring in the US, and assisting with clinical care and remote training for African patients and surgeons, he spends at least 2 months of his year focused on this….
Peter is a fantastic example of how AHPBA members are actively involved in humanitarian and outreach missions.”
-William Jarnagin, MD, AHPBA Past President