Join Us for Our Annual Gala!

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting our 2nd Annual Gala on Monday, November 12, 2018 at Apella at the Alexandria Center in New York City to support our work in empowering communities with the necessary tools to curb the global diabetes epidemic and improve the lives of those already affected by the disease. We are working towards our goal by promoting research, innovation, and education for the prevention of diabetes and its complications.


Monday, November 12, 2018

Apella at the Alexandria Center
450 East 29th Street
New York, NY 10016

Reception: 6:00pm
Dinner and Program: 7:00pm

(Business Formal Attire)




2018 Peter Sheehan Community Empowerment Award Recipient


Raul Vazquez, MD

We are excited to announce that Dr. Raul Vazquez will be the recipient of the 2018 Peter Sheehan Community Empowerment Award. Dr. Vazquez has been selected to receive this award because of his dedication to improving the health of the Latino and African-American communities of Buffalo, and his spearheading of innovative approaches to provide the necessary tools and resources.

Join us for an evening that promises to be filled with fun, beginning with a Reception at 6:00pm, followed by Dinner and Program at 7:00pm and enjoy the exquisite farm-to-table menus crafted by James Beard Award–winning chef Tom Colicchio.



Gala Leadership


Co-Chairs

Steve Harrison, President, Clyra Medical Technologies, Inc.
Deb Hubers, CEO, EpigeneticsRx

Committee

Françoise Coupet, United Nations
Lakshika Dias
Steve Paster, Owner, Alpine Creative Group

Ambassadors

Paul Atala, First Vice-President, Wealth Management
Lucia Chan, Senior Director of Asian Services, Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Paulita LaPlante, CEO, RxLeasing Partners
Jeffrey C. Lombardo, PharmD, BCOP, Associate Director, Empire State Patient Safety Assurance Network
Ashish Narayan, Associate Dean, Research Information Technology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Tanya Rhodes, PhD, CEO, Rhodes & Associates
Yamila Ana Rivera
Ron Salem, Personal Fitness Instructor
Tamar Tennenbaum, MD, PhD, Director, PSDCF Israel Operations

Kenneth Tassey Jr., Business Consultant, Former Co-Founder and CEO, Boston Therapeutics

Questions?

Contact Tracie in our benefit office: tracie@baschproductions.com



For information about last year’s gala, click HERE.