The Mike Moran Scholar Award is an annual award to be presented to a pediatric resident, fellow training in, or recent graduate of, the field of pediatric urgent care (MD/DO, NP, PA) with the goal of enhancing clinical research in pediatric urgent care.
Mike Moran MD was a founding member of the Society for Pediatric Urgent Care. Throughout his career, he was dedicated to continued improvement of pediatric health care. Dr. Moran was a phenomenal educator who took every opportunity to guide colleagues and trainees in patient care. He embraced evidence-based practice and often catalyzed new innovations to improve quality and efficiency of patient care in the pediatric acute care setting.
Submissions for the Mike Moran Scholar Award will take place during the regular call for abstracts. Abstract topics must be within the field of pediatric urgent care. Eligible applicants include pediatric residents or fellows in training in pediatric urgent care. Travel expenses and conference registration will be provided to the recipient of the Mike Moran Scholar Award.
Mike Moran Scholar Award recipients receive:
- Plaque of recognition
- Recognition on the SPUC website
- Waived conference registration
- Round-trip air travel at the 30-day, coach, nonrefundable fare
- One night of lodging at the host hotel
- $100 stipend for misc travel expenses (parking, etc.)
SPUC President, President-Elect, Immediate Past President, Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs are not eligible.
Contribute to the Mike Moran Scholar Award
We hope you will consider making a donation to the Mike Moran Scholar Award. SPUC members also have an opportunity to make regular contributions when they renew their annual membership dues.
All SPUC members are urged to make a one-time gift to the Mike Moran Scholar Award. Joining or renewing at the Founders Circle level includes a contribution to the award and is a great way to contribute. 100% of current officers and board members have pledged to support this award. We ask everybody to be as generous as possible for this worthy cause.
SPUC will provide an acknowledgement letter to each donor for tax purposes. SPUC is a 501(c)6 organization. Contributions are not deductible as charitable contributions under IRC 170.