Originally posted on Justin's HOPE Healthcare Blog:
Justin Micalizzi Memorial IHI Scholarship
This scholarship is for health caregivers who are committed to pediatric patient safety and providing a safe health care environment for their patients and families. The Micalizzi Scholarship covers 100% of General Conference fees for IHI’s 25th National Forum. In addition, the scholarship winner is reimbursed for up to $1,500 for travel, lodging, or other Forum expenditures (including fees for Learning Labs on December 8 or Minicourses on December 9). The scholarship is intended for those serving vulnerable, underprivileged, and underserved pediatric populations. Applications are due by October 4, 2013 - application instructions here.
*All applications will be considered from those passionate about improving pediatric patient safety and transparency in medicine.
Many thanks to the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, The Task Force for Global Health and to all of the healthcare organizations and individual contributors for embracing this scholarship project in Justin’s memory.
We will select 3 more scholarship winners this year making our total of 19 since we began! We couldn’t have made a difference without our partners in care and we truly appreciate your donations and support!!
*Please email questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org