Why give?

Your generous donations make healthcare safer.

The SHEA Education & Research Foundation…

Develops quality training for future leaders in healthcare epidemiology and antimicrobial stewardship

Offer research, recognition, and career awards to current and emerging leaders in the field

Foster scientific exchange on the international stage

Advance scientific investigation through the SHEA Research Network

Your donations directly support the Foundation’s education and research offerings:


to recognize the achievements and contribution of healthcare epidemiology and antimicrobial stewardship leaders.


to contribute to a multi-year research grant for a young scholar.


to advance the knowledge base for the field by supporting SHEA Research Network projects.


to support the current development of of online education for fellows. · $1,000 to expand the SHEA global network for scientific knowledge transfer.


to help fund the SHEA Epi –Project or Research Scholar Award

2023 donations will go toward:

Initiatives to support the SHEA Research Agenda, a research project summarizing the current SRN facilities’ program configurations and practices, and support for up to six SRN research projects. Funding to support and advance the International Ambassador Program.

$15,000 in scholarship awards, including the SHEA Spring Conference and Judene Bartley Policy-in-Action Scholarship

$15,000 in career recognition awards given at IDWeek

$25,000 to fund the SHEA Epi Project winner and finalists

$40,000 to fund the SHEA Research Scholar winner

$15,000 to fund public health scholarships

$15,000 to fund research in resource limited settings for International Ambassador Program alumni

Support of educational initiative expansion, including podcasts and webinars

Please make a tax-deductible contribution to support the SHEA Education & Research Foundation.

Thank you for your commitment to research innovation and the future of healthcare epidemiology.