ACPM Preventive Medicine 2022
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Introducing the Jacob and Heather Adams Resident Scholarship

The American College of Preventive Medicine is excited to announce the Jacob and Heather Adams Resident Scholarship for preventive medicine residents who are interested in presenting at or attending Preventive Medicine 2022.

Through the Adams’ Resident Scholarship Fund, ACPM resident members from a preventive medicine program (or combined program) will be recognized for early contributions to the specialty and the College. Funding will be provided to selected individuals to cover expenses for attending and participating in the ACPM annual meeting.

Interested residents should review the criteria, considerations and application requirements below and then submit their application and materials on the ACPM site.

Criteria

  • Current ACPM Resident Member
  • Resident in a preventive medicine residency program (combined programs accepted)
  • Demonstrated interest in getting involved in the College and advancing the field of preventive medicine and public health
  • Commitment to join one ACPM committee/task force, as needed
  • Commitment to provide a testimonial on “What participation in the ACPM annual conference means to me…”
  • Letter of recommendation

Considerations

A number of factors will be considered when reviewing submission letters. Applicants should use the submission letter to highlight these areas, if applicable:
  • Hardship for travel and funding
  • Details on submitted or scheduled oral presentations or scientific poster at the ACPM annual conference
  • Moderator participation at the conference
  • Involvement in the College (i.e., service on an ACPM committee or task group)
  • Community engagement to support preventive medicine and public health

Requirements

Applicants should submit the following two documents via the submission link on ACPM.org. Please log into your ACPM.org account to ensure contact information is prepopulated on the form.
  • Cover letter addressing the criteria and considerations outlined above.
  • Letter of recommendation

This scholarship was generously established by Dr. (Michael) Jacob Adams, MD, MPH, FACPM, and is a reflection of his desire to support resident education, particularly in epidemiology and patient safety research, and continued scientific presentations at the ACPM annual conference.

Event Information

June 15-18, 2022
Denver, CO | Grand Hyatt

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