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- Winthrop President, Physician Honored at First Annual Long Island Breast Cancer Summit - Archived
- May 10, 2011
John F. Collins, President & CEO of Winthrop-University Hospital, was recently honored with the Paragon Award for his exceptional leadership in the fight against breast cancer at the First Annual Long Island Breast Cancer Summit. The Summit, sponsored by Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, PC, brought together hundreds of breast cancer advocates and dozens of support groups to learn about the latest innovations and medical discoveries in breast cancer treatment, along with new legislation and services provided by federal, state and county governments.
In addition, Frank A. Monteleone, MD, Chief of the Division of Breast Services at Winthrop, was among those honored at the event as a Healing Hero for the tremendous contributions he has made to women’s health as a respected breast surgeon.
For additional information about comprehensive breast health services at Winthrop, call 1-866-WINTHROP or visit www.winthrop.org.
Contact: Leanna Cherry
(L.-R.) Kaveh Alizadeh, MD, MSc, FACS, President of Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, and Chief of the Division of Microsurgery at Winthrop; Angela Anton, Publisher of The Anton Community Newspapers Papers; Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano; John F. Collins, President & CEO of Winthrop; and Geri Barish, Executive Director of Hewlett House and President of 1 in 9: The Long Island Breast Cancer Action Coalition at the First Annual Long Island Breast Cancer Summit.