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Elmhurst Hospital Auxiliary 2023 Benefit Gala

Wednesday, October 25, 2023

at The American Museum of Natural History

Honorary Co-Chairs:

Nina Chanel Abney and Dr. Jasmin Moshirpur

Master of Ceremonies:

Jeff Glor, Co-host of CBS Saturday Morning

Robert Isom and Alison Taylor, American Airlines
Mark Hoplamazian and Mark Vondrasek, Hyatt
Samantha Casolari, Eliona Cela and Shayna McClelland, Pictures for Elmhurst

Special Performance:


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2020 Virtual Gala

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Honorees: (Top to bottom)

Spencer An, President, Food Bazaar Supermarkets / Bogopa Service Group

Gina Argento, President & CEO, Broadway Stages

Vito Giannola, Executive Vice President and Chief Retail Banking Officer, Provident Bank

Performances by:

Suzanne Vega, Jay Armstrong Johnson, and Ciaran Sheehan with Keith David (MC)

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2019 Gala

Thursday, October 17, 2019 


Honorees: (Top to bottom)

Burton P. Drayer, MD, Dean for Clinical Affairs, Professor and System Chair, Radiology, The Mount Sinai Hospital, The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Carl F. Mattone, President and CEO, CFM Development, LLC

Renee A. Spiegel, MD, Director, Department of Surgery, Assistant Clinical Professor, Surgery, NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst, The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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2018 Gala

Wednesday, October 17, 2018


Honorees: (Clockwise from top left)

David L. Reich, MD, President and COO, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens

Victoria Schneps-Yunis, President/Publisher, Joshua Schneps, CEO, Schneps Communications

Linda Williamson Perez, PhD, RN, Director of Psychiatric Nursing, NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst 

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