Thank you to all who joined us for the Academy's Annual Gala on June 13, 2017 at Cirpriani 25 Broadway!
Honorees, Dr. Julie Louise Gerberding and Dr. Richard N. Merkin with Dr. Jo Ivey Boufford, recipient of the Academy's Urban Health Champion Award.
Dr. Jo Ivey Boufford with Jay Hancock, winner of the Academy's 2017 Urban Health Journalism Prize.
Cheryl Wills, Master of Ceremony with Jean Shafiroff and Dr. Vimla Patel.
Dr. Marc Grodman, Kathleen O'Donnell and Dr. Stephen Shultz.
Jean Shafiroff and Victor de Souza.
Nancy Clayman, John Damonti and Lisa O'Sullivan.
Madeline Sepulveda, Drs. Jo Ivey Boufford and Martin Sepulveda.
Drs. Richard N. Merkin and Jo Ivey Boufford, and Mark Wagar.
Drs. Edward Shortliffe, Jo Ivey Boufford and Vimla Patel.
Dr. Jo Ivey Boufford, Lela Ivey Shultz and Bill Ivey.
Caryn Teitelbaum and Dr. Jeremiah A. Barondess
Dr. Robert Ruben, Arlene Shaner and Paul Theerman
Drs. Donna Nickitas and Barbara Green
Kerry Griffin, Peter Schafer, Dr. Kim Libman and Lindsay Goldman
Drs. Thomas Q. Morris, George E. Thibault, Claire Pomeroy and Allen Spiegel
Dr. George E. Thibault, Chairman, The New York Academy of Medicine Board of Trustees
Dr. Richard N. Merkin and Jay Gellert
Drs. Julie Louise Gerberding and Linda Fried
Standing - Victor dE Souza and Marc Grodman; Sitting - Jean Shafiroff and Drs. Vimla Patel and Edward Shortliffe
Dr. Stanley Lefkowitz and Debbie Lefkowitz
Dr. Stanley Brezenoff
Drs. Stanley Brezenoff, Jo Ivey Boufford and George E. Thibault
Photos #1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11, 12, 18 ©Patrick McMullan, Gonzalo Marroquin/PMc.
Photos #3, 7, 10, 13-17, 19-25 ©Patrick McMullan, Owen Hoffmann/PMc.
Richard N. Merkin, MD
Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer
Heritage Provider Network
Julie Louise Gerberding, MD, MPH
Executive Vice President and Chief Patient Officer, Strategic Communications, Global Public Policy and Population Health
Merck & Co., Inc.
Urban Health Champion
Jo Ivey Boufford, MD
The New York Academy of Medicine
Urban Health Journalism Prize
Senior Correspondent, Kaiser Health News
Master of Ceremony
Anchor, Spectrum News NY1
George and Barbara Thibault
James and Kerianne Flynn
Michael and Lori Milken
Mark and Ellen Wagar
John and Margo Catsimatidis
Marc and Pam Grodman
Stanley and Debbie Lefkowitz
Martin and Jean Shafiroff
Edward Shortliffe and Vimla Patel