26th Annual Tribute to Hospital Trustees


The Waldorf-Astoria, Grand Ballroom
Park Avenue at 50th Street
New York City

Date & Time

05.09.2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Michelle Levy-Branower

Pricing Information

Online registration is now closed. For further information, please call Michelle Levy-Branower at 212-494-0785.

See photos from the event.

See the press release from the event.

The United Hospital Fund’s Tribute to Hospital Trustees is an annual awards celebration that recognizes the dedication and leadership of the volunteer leaders who govern not-for-profit hospitals. The 2016 awards on Monday, May 9 will honor 28 distinguished trustees from hospitals throughout the metropolitan region, including New York City, Long Island, the Hudson Valley, and nearby New Jersey and Connecticut.

2016 Distinguished Trustees

Jo Ivey Boufford, MD
NYC Health + Hospitals

Nick Cannon
St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children

Pamela G. Carlton
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Rev. Dr. John E. Carrington
New York Methodist Hospital

Katherine Anne Connors, PT, MPH    
Richmond University Medical Center   

J. Fletcher Creamer, Jr.
Hackensack University Medical Center

Cynthia Foster Curry
Hospital for Special Surgery

Carole G. Donlin
Eastern Long Island Hospital

Joseph R. Ficalora

Doreen A. Garson
New York Community Hospital

Amy M. Hagedorn
Northwell Health

Artie Johnson
SBH Health System

Thomas S. Kachelriess
Trinitas Regional Medical Center

Philippa L. Karteron
Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

Michele Knapp
Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center    

Patricia S. Levinson (honored posthumously)
Mount Sinai Health System

James Madej
The Brooklyn Hospital Center

Andrew M. Merrill
Stamford Health

Milagros Baez O’Toole
Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center

Agnieszka Poslednik, Esq.
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center

Peter Rebenwurzel
Maimonides Medical Center

Michelle F. Rider, CPA, Esq.
St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital

The Honorable Felice K. Shea
Montefiore Health System

Lavinia Branca Snyder
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Michael Spiegel
The Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center

Patricia Stewart
Southampton Hospital

Anne Alexis Coté Taylor
Calvary Hospital

Warren D. Zysman, LCSW-R, CASAC
NuHealth/Nassau University Medical Center


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