Membership Benefits for Institutions

Ohio State University Medical CenterThe Society of Black Academic Surgeons (SBAS) motivates, mentors, and inspires surgeons and medical students to pursue academic careers and make significant contributions to the advancement of the field of surgery. As an Institutional Member of SBAS at all levels, you confirm your institution’s commitment to effective surgical leadership. Additionally, you highlight your institution’s high ideals and values and underscore the importance of collaboration, cooperation, and humanized relationships and mentorship. Furthermore, as a SBAS Institutional Member you join a cadre of premier academic institutions of the world and receive access to a wide variety of invaluable benefits to your surgical program and institution. Here are some highlights of what a SBAS Institutional Membership has to offer:

To apply for Institutional membership, dues options are as follows:

Presidential Level

  • Sponsor Friday local program, Friday night reception and President’s Banquet
  • Host for annual SBAS Meeting, local Faculty co-moderator positions of scientific sessions ($ Priceless)
  • Host cover recognition on the SBAS Program
  • Unlimited posting on the SBAS website ($4000)
  • Four complimentary annual dues payments for faculty, fellows, or residents ($1440 Value)
  • Eight complimentary meeting registrations for faculty, fellows, or residents ($2400 Value)
  • Eligibility to submit faculty for the Leadership Institute ($800)
  • Chair invitation to the SBAS ASA Honorary Fellow Luncheon ($60 Value)
  • Host table with ten complimentary tickets to the President’s Banquet and Reception at SBAS’ Annual Meeting ($750 – 1500 Value)
  • Institutional dues credited at the Platinum Level for three years ($15000)

Platinum Level

  • $5000
  • Special recognition in the SBAS Program
  • Unlimited posting on the SBAS website ($4000 Value)
  • Three complimentary annual dues payments for faculty and three for fellows or residents ($1155 Value)
  • Three complimentary meeting registrations for faculty and three for fellows, residents or students ($1200 Value)
  • Eligibility to submit faculty for the Leadership Institute ($800 Value)
  • Chair invitation to the SBAS ASA Honorary Fellow Luncheon ($60 Value) $5000
  • Eight complimentary tickets to the President’s Banquet and reception at SBAS’ Annual Meeting ($600 – 1200 Value)

Gold Circle Level

  • $2500
  • Unlimited posting on the SBAS website ($4000 Value)
  • One complimentary meeting registration for a faculty member and one for a fellow, resident, or student ($400 Value)
  • One annual dues payment for a faculty member and one for a resident or fellow associate member ($385 Value)
  • Listing in the SBAS Program
  • Eligibility to submit faculty for Leadership Institute ($800 value)
  • Chair invitation to the SBAS ASA Honorary Fellow Luncheon ($60 Value)
  • Four tickets to the President’s Banquet and Reception at SBAS’ Annual Meeting ($300 – 600 Value)

Silver Circle Level

  • $1000
  • Three months of web postings on the SBAS website ($1000 Value)
  • Listing in the SBAS Program
  • Eligibility to submit faculty for the Leadership Institute ($800 Value)
  • Chair invitation to the SBAS ASA Honorary Fellow Luncheon ($60 Value)
  • Two Tickets to the President’s Banquet and Reception at SBAS’ Annual Meeting ($150 – 300 Value)


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