Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Emergency Medicine

Spirit of 2010 Award

The Spirit of 2010 Award is an especially heartfelt gift by the NU EM Class of 2010. The members of the Class of 2010 have committed to support this yearly gift to a current resident who has a planned educational experience that requires additional funding, such as travel for an international medical mission, a new research project, etc.

Donate to the Spirit of 2010 Award.

Past Recipients





 Eunice Park, MD

Hospitalito Atitlan, Guatemala


Usha Periyanayagam, MD, MPH

Pursat, Cambodia


Amit Phull, MD

New York, NY 

Krista Brucker, MD

Roatan, Honduras


Lauren Gallagher, MD, MA

Dublin, Ireland

Charles Pearce, MD

San Francisco, CA


Alison Marshall, MD

Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
Boston, MA

Elizabeth Dearing, MDRoatan, Honduras
Victoria Weston, MD

Ecela Spanish Schools
Chile & Argentina 

2016Sushil Jain, MD, MBA

ACEP Emergency Department Directors Academy
Dallas, TX 

Rachel Haney, MDRoatan, Honduras
2017Andrew Moore, MD, MS

Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation
Tuba City, AZ

Hashim Zaidi, MD

2018 National EMS Medical Directors Course and Practicum at the National Association of EM Physicians (NAEMSP)
San Diego, CA

2018Danielle Miller, MD

American Association of Medical Colleges Learn, Lead and Serve Conference

Austin, TX

Terese Whipple, MD

Sideline Management Assessment Responds Techniques-Emergency Medicine Sports Trauma (SMART-EST) supplement to the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

Houston, TX

To learn more about this award, please visit the Spirit of 2010 website.