Date & Time
Oct 5, 2020
7:00PM - 8:00PM
To watch a recording of the event, click here. To view the event journal, click here.
UHF's Gala is one of New York's premier health care events, an annual event for decades that helps support our work to build a more effective health care system in New York, and honors exceptional leaders for their contributions to health and health care. Three awards are presented annually: the Health Care Leadership Award, the Distinguished Community Service Award, and a Special Tribute. Honorees are carefully selected to recognize extraordinary leadership benefiting New York and New Yorkers.
SALUTE TO THE HEALTH CARE WORKFORCE
A special part of the Gala this year was a salute to the health care workforce in gratitude for their invaluable service during the pandemic
with a special performance by
Brian Stokes Mitchell
also featuring a musical performance by
New York area health care workers
HEALTH CARE LEADERSHIP AWARD
Roger W. Ferguson, Jr .
President and CEO, TIAA
in recognition of his personal leadership and TIAA's role as one of the largest and most respected financial services providers in the world, with a special commitment to the health care workforce
DISTINGUISHED COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD
Neil Blumenthal and Dave Gilboa
Co-Founders & Co-CEOs, Warby Parker
in recognition of Warby Parker's work to provide underserved New York City school children with free vision screenings and glasses
Stephen and Constance Lieber*
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation
in recognition of their visionary philanthropy to advance scientific research and treatment to improve the lives of those with mental illness
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