Saint Anne’s Hospital Medical Staff announces availability of four scholarships for health care students

By Saint Anne's Hospital | Feb 14, 2018

Fall River, MA – The Saint Anne’s Hospital Medical Staff invites applications for four scholarships for area students pursuing education in health and medicine in the 2018-2019 academic year.

All honor distinguished physicians who were long associated with Saint Anne’s Hospital.

This year’s awards include:

• $3,000: The Azhar Q. Mustafa, MD, Memorial Scholarship for students in the community who are entering or pursuing a degree in nursing, allied health or other health care profession at an accredited college, university, technical school, etc.

• $3,000: The H. Ivan Duran, MD, Memorial Scholarship for students who are members of the greater Saint Anne’s Hospital family (employee, family member of employee, or medical staff family member), and entering or pursuing a degree in nursing, allied health or other health care profession at an accredited college, university, technical school, etc.

• $1,000: The Malcolm W. MacDonald, MD, Memorial Scholarship for pre-med, medical, or nursing students, or individuals entering or pursuing a degree in allied health or other health care profession at an accredited college, university, technical school, etc.

• $250: The H. Ivan Duran, M.D., Memorial Scholarship Award for clinical laboratory students, medical students, or individuals entering or pursuing a degree in allied health or other health care profession at an accredited college, university, technical school, etc.

Deadline for submission of all applications is 4:00 p.m., April 30, 2018. Criteria vary for each award. Applications and criteria for each are available on Saint Anne’s Hospital’s website: https://saintanneshospital.org/newsroom.

For more information about the $3,000 and $1,000 awards, contact the Saint Anne’s Hospital Medical Staff Office, 508-674-5600, ext. 2002.

For more information about the $250 scholarship, contact Cathleen Costa, 508-674-5600, ext. 2427.

About Saint Anne’s Hospital: A member of Steward Health Care, Saint Anne’s Hospital in Fall River, Massachusetts, is a full-service, acute care Catholic hospital with 211 beds and satellite locations in Dartmouth, Attleboro, Swansea, Dartmouth, New Bedford, and Stoughton, Massachusetts.

Founded by the Dominican Sisters of the Presentation in 1906, Saint Anne’s provides nationally recognized patient- and family-centered inpatient care (including all private rooms) and outpatient clinical services to patients from surrounding Massachusetts and Rhode Island communities.

In addition to comprehensive diagnostic, medical, surgical, and emergency services, Saint Anne’s key services include the Fernandes Center for Children & Families; Joint Commission-certified Center for Orthopedic Excellence; Saint Anne’s Hospital Regional Cancer Center in Dartmouth and Fall River; ambulatory surgery centers in Dartmouth and Attleboro; the Center for Pain Management in Dartmouth and Swansea; and inpatient geriatric psychiatry services at locations in Fall River and Stoughton.

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