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Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Hosts Partners in Progress Dinner 2012

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Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and Chief Executive Officer of Barnabas Health, presents the Corporate Award to David Samson, with John A. Brennan, MD, MPH, President and Chief Executive Officer of NBIMC and Darrell K. Terry, Chief Operating Officer, NBIMC.
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Newark Beth Israel Medical Center was the host of the 8th annual Partners in Progress awards dinner, a special event designed to reflect on the efforts of those individuals and institutions that have dedicated themselves wholeheartedly to the City of Newark and its future. The event was held on Thursday, April 19 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. Steve Adubato, PhD., was the special guest and master of ceremonies.

There were 460 people in attendance and the event raised $400,000 for the pediatric cardiac surgery program.

This year’s dinner honorees were:

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• David Samson, Founding Member, Wolff & Samson PC, Former New Jersey Attorney General Chairman, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey--Corporate Business Award Honoree

• Ron Beit, Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer, RBH Group--Community Award Honoree

• Graduate Medical Education and Clinical Research, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital ofNew Jersey--Medical Program Award.

“Each year Partners in Progress recognizes the commitments that our honorees have made to Newark through investment in the artistic, educational, civic, business, and healthcare of the community,” says John A. Brennan, MD, MPH, President and Chief Executive Officer of Newark Beth Israel and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey. “We are proud to recognize their outstanding accomplishments.”

 

About NBIMC       

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, (NBIMC), a 673-bed regional care teaching hospital, provides comprehensive health care to its local communities and well beyond.  NBIMC has more than 800 physicians, 3,200 employees and 150 volunteers with over 300,000 outpatient visits and 25,000 admissions annually.  NBIMC  is fifth in the nation in the number of heart transplants with better than expected outcomes, has the only lung transplant program in New Jersey, and combined with Saint Barnabas Medical Center, both Saint Barnabas Health Care System affiliates, is third in the nation for kidney transplants, by volume.  To learn more, visit us on line at www.newarkbeth.com

 

About CHoNJ         
Children's Hospital of New Jersey, located at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and part of the Barnabas Health, is the state's premier hospital caring for children, with specialized services to treat ill and injured children from newborn to adolescent years and has the most comprehensive pediatric cardiac care program in the region as well as preventive programs that promote wellness in the community. For a referral to a pediatrician or pediatric specialist, please call  1-888-SBHS-123
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