In honor of Dr. Marcus’ dedication to AMERSA, the Nursing Special Interest Group welcomes all donations. Please click here to make an online tax-deductible donation. In the Special information box, note “This is in honor of Marianne Marcus and for the Nursing Special Interest Group scholarship.” You may also mail a check (please indicate RN SIG Scholarship in the Memo) to AMERSA, 135 Lyndon Road, Cranston RI 02905. (Monies raised will be used to support an annual registration scholarship to a registered nurse, first-time AMERSA conference attendee, who is committed to clinical practice, research, policy development, and/or education related to substance use disorders.)
In honor of her long-term contributions to the Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse (AMERSA), in 2017, the first Marianne Marcus Award will be given to a Registered Nurse who is a first-time AMERSA Conference attendee and who is committed to clinical practice, research, policy development, and/or education related to substance use disorders. The award will provide a full registration and one-year AMERSA membership. Application deadline: May 26, 2017. Please click here for the online application.