Dr. Ralph M. Schrager Memorial Fund
Monday October 16, 2017 was the First Annual Ralph Schrager Memorial Fund Golf Tournament at Commonwealth National Golf Club in Horsham, PA. Proceeds benefit Abington Hospital NICU babies & their families.
CLICK HERE for More about Dr. Ralph Schrager on Philly.com
Our neonatology family will always be unbelievably saddened by the passing of Dr. Ralph Schrager in May 2016. It would not be an overstatement that Ralph was the soul of our group and showed us how to be better. Your legacy will live in those who have learned from your heartfelt passion, sage experience, and warm kindness. We were so fortunate to have been able to call you our colleague and friend. #abingtonbaby
Dr. Schrager's legacy will live on via the Dr. Ralph M. Schrager Memorial Fund. Among its many goals, the Schrager Fund will help establish scholarships for Abington Hospital NICU Graduates and establish programs that directly benefit patients & their families.
Contributions should be sent to the Dr. Ralph M. Schrager Memorial Fund, c/o David Schiller, 530 Swede Street, Norristown,PA 19401
Dr. Schrager was board certified in both Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. He was a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania where he completed both undergraduate as well as medical school. He continued both his training in General Pediatrics and fellowship in Neonatology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Schrager's extensive experience included 19 years as Director of Neonatology at Frankford-Torresdale Hospital in Philadelphia as well as serving on the physician advisory board for Paidos Corporation where he helped develop guidelines and protocols for neonatal management. Dr. Schrager was proud to be the recipient of numerous awards and served as the Director of Neonatal Quality Improvement & Patient Safety at Abington.