The SHEA Education & Research Foundation would like to congratulate the 2014 SHEA Epi-Project Award winner and the runners-up. The Foundation established the SHEA Epi-Project to foster novel research projects in healthcare epidemiology by Fellows using the SHEA Research Network. The Award winner receives $20,000 toward his/her research grant and the runners up each receive $500 to help defray meeting expenses. The 2014 winners were:

SHEA Epi-Project Winner

  • Jason M Lempp, MPH, CIC, Washington State Department of Health

SHEA Epi-Project Finalists

  • Jacqueline T. Bork, MD, University of Maryland Medical Center
  • Daniel Livorsi, MD, Indiana University
  • Heather Young, MD, Denver Health Medical Center