LAC Travel Scholarship


To assist EMRA members in the costs associated with attendance of the ACEP Leadership & Advocacy Conference in the spring of 2023.

Application Process

Letter of intent explaining need and purpose of attendance (no greater than one page), single letter of support, current curriculum vitae, and application form


EMRA Student, Resident, or Fellow member (international members included)

Selection Criteria

1 applicant may be chosen based on financial need and academic pursuit


$750 travel stipend and connection with a mentor during the conference.

Application Deadline

June 3

Award Date

Fall Meeting

Date of Inception


About ACEP's Leadership & Advocacy Conference

ACEP's Leadership and Advocacy Conference gives you the opportunity to hone your leadership skills, stay current on legislative and regulatory issues, and meet with members of Congress to discuss the issues impacting emergency medicine.

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Past Recipients

2020 Charles Sanky, MPH
2019 Aakash Shah, MD
Courtney Hutchins, MD
Corey McNeilly
Farah Dadaboy, MD
Lena Carleton
Shelby Hoebee
Shivani Adhyaru, DO
Valerie Pierre, MD
Michael Terwiler, MD
2018 Thomas Fowler, MD
2017 Caitlin Bonney
Hannah Gordon
Jonathan Meadows
2016 Nicole Hodgson, MD
Shehni Nadeem
Vidya Eswaran

Emergency Medicine Advocacy Handbook

Published: April, 2019

Health policy plays a critical role in the success of every emergency physician. Be an informed, active advocate for yourself and your patients! EMRA’s Advocacy Handbook, 5th ed., will give you the knowledge and context you need to discuss the policy issues affecting the way you practice medicine. Produced with the help of an educational grant from US Acute Care Solutions, this book offers a clear path to becoming a savvy advocate.

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