Vol. 18, No. 3
A Gift... Beyond the Gift of Life
12 Winthrop Specialists Named to New York Magazine�s 2008 �Best Doctors� List
Cancer Center for Kids Moves to a New Home
Friends & Benefactors Annual Reception
Winthrop Helps Postal Clerk Get Some Sleep
Winthrop: A Gateway to a Top-Rated Kidney Transplant Program
DiStasio Family Makes Donation to NICU
The Center for Advanced Care of Chronic Conditions
New Center for the Advanced Care of Chronic Conditions: Easing Patients� Burdens through a Single Coordinated Plan of Care
Golfing for the CCFK
Annual Gala Celebrates Winthrop�s Passion for Care without Compromise
CCFK Families Celebrate Life
Unique Program Helps New Mothers Cope
Saving Lives in Bolivia
Winthrop�s New Welcoming Ambassadors
Tenth Annual Cancer Survivors Day Celebrates Life
Bay�s Big Bash Does it Again!
Spizz Family Supports CCFK
Pediatric Unit Receives Quilt Donation
Amanda Styles Cirelli Foundation Makes Generous Donation to CCFK
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It was an extraordinary evening honoring the Passion of Winthrop-University
Hospital and its supporters at the 2008 Gala at Club W. More than 650
friends and supporters of Winthrop gathered at the October 25 event, held
at RexCorp Plaza in Uniondale, to recognize two outstanding individuals for
their years of devoted service
to Winthrop � James T.
Giorgio, Sr., Founder and
President of B&G Industries,
and Scott L. Schubach, MD,
Chairman of the Hospital�s
Department of Thoracic &
Cardiovascular Surgery. The
event was a great success,
raising over $750,000 in support
of the Hospital and its
The evening also celebrated
the passion of the many dedicated
and corporate partners whose
investment in Winthrop represents
their deep commitment to
advanced care, state-of-the-science technology and cutting-edge research.
Fine dining, musical entertainment, and a lively casino and community
auction were also among the highlights
of this most memorable evening.
Nassau Anesthesia Associates, P.C.
B&G Industries Ltd.
Neurological Surgery, P.C.
Turner Construction Company
Aon Consulting Inc.
Avon Electrical Supplies, a Division of
Wesco Distribution, Inc.
Bower & Lawrence, P.C.
Furey, Kerley, Walsh, Matera &
Garfunkel, Wild & Travis, P.C.
Heidell, Pittoni, Murphy & Bach, LLP
Michael Anthony Contracting
Monfort, Healy, McGuire & Salley
Phoenix Medical Construction
Putney, Twombly, Hall & Hirson, LLP
Winthrop Radiology Associates, P.C.
Formed Plastics Inc.
Theodora Winthrop Hooton
Martin Clearwater & Bell LLP
Nassau Surgical Associates, P.C.
Department of Pediatrics
Island Cardiac Specialists
LifeStar Response Corporation
McGuire Group Architects
Chelsea Lighting, Inc.
Get Credentialed, Inc.
Graybar Electric Company & Square D
The Hallen Construction Co., Inc.
Lizardos Engineering Associates, P.C.
Madison National Bank
Matassa Construction Inc.
Medtronic USA, Inc.
Metropolitan Jewish Health System
Mr. & Mrs. James P. Riley, Jr.
Robbins & Cowan, Inc.
Scott L. Schubach, MD
Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
United Healthcare � AmeriChoice
Winthrop Orthopaedic Associates, P.C.
Winthrop Surgery Associates
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Department of Pathology
Alfred Weissman Real Estate
Alure Home Improvements
Boltex Textile, Inc.
Casey Systems, Inc.
of Long Island, Inc.
Ropes & Gray, LLP
Fresenius Medical Care
Johnson Controls, Inc.
Mayne Construction of Long Island
Sana Plumbing Corporation
Matthew R. Witten, PhD