New in 2020
The Mike Moran Scholar Award is a new annual award to be given to a pediatric resident, fellow training in (or recent graduate) in the field of pediatric urgent care (MD/DO, NP, PA) with the goal of enhancing clinical research in pediatric urgent care.
Dr. Mike Moran was a founding member of 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 May through July. Abstracts 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 annually to the recipient of the Mike Moran Scholar award.
Mike Moran Scholar Award recipients receive:
- Plaque of recognition
- Recognition on the SPUC website
- Travel and conference fee coverage for SPUC Fall CME conference
- Opportunity to make oral presentation at SPUC annual conference of the submission year.
SPUC President, President-Elect, Immediate Past President, Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs are not eligible.
Contribute to the Mike Moran Scholar Fund
We hope you will consider making a donation to the Mike Moran Scholar fund. SPUC members will also have an opportunity to make regular contributions when they renew their annual membership dues.
We urge all SPUC members to make a one-time gift to the Mike Moran Scholar Award. We have pledges from 100% of current officers and board members to do so. We ask everybody to be as generous as possible and urge long standing members to consider using the following formula to guide their minimum donation.
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.