Amidst the sights and sounds of New Orleans, over 850 friends and supporters
of Winthrop-University Hospital gathered at RXR Plaza on October 20, 2012
for the 2012 Gala, The Big Easy. The evening paid honor to two extraordinary
individuals – Michael D. Ammazzalorso, MD, Chief Medical Officer at Winthrop, and Edward
Travaglianti of TD Bank and member of Winthrop’s Board of Directors – both of whom earned
Streaming Star Awards in recognition of their years of service and extraordinary contributions to
Winthrop-University Hospital and its patients.
Winthrop’s Annual Gala – which honors
individuals whose hard work and dedication
to Winthrop go above and beyond in service
to the community – was a record-breaking
event for the Hospital this year, raising more
than $1,015,000 in support of the Research
Institute Building Fund and the Research
To our Benefactors, Friends,
Corporate Partners and the Medical Community,
our greatest appreciation for making
The Big Easy a success!
The Big Easy Underwriter
Nassau Anesthesia Associates, PC
Mardi Gras Underwriter
Nathan & Phyllis Mistretta
Lafayette Square Sponsors
The Balducci Family
Neurological Surgery, PC
Winthrop-University Hospital Medical Staff
Garden District Underwriters
The B & G Organization, LLC
Winthrop-University Hospital, Department of Radiology
French Quarter Sponsors
Cardiovascular Medical Associates
Farrell Fritz, PC
Furey, Kerley, Walsh, Matera & Cinquemani, PC
Garfunkel Wild, PC
Heidell, Pittoni, Murphy & Bach, LLP
Island Cardiac Specialists & Island Wide Medical Associates
Eric & Sandy Krasnoff
Martin Clearwater & Bell, LLP
Montfort, Healy, McGuire & Salley, LLP
Putney, Twombly, Hall & Hirson, LLP
South Nassau Communities Hospital
Preservation Hall Sponsors
Formed Plastics, Inc.
Gastroenterology Associates, PC & Long Island Center for Digestive Health, LLC
Nassau Surgical Associates, PC
Winthrop-University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics
Jackson Square Sponsors
Bower Law, PC
Colon & Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York
Winthrop-University Hospital, Department of Urology
The Hallen Construction Co., Inc.
Life Support Technologies
Michael Anthony Contracting Corp.
Winthrop-University Hospital, Department of Pathology
Bourbon Street Sponsors
The Cox Family
East End Cardiology, PC
Greater New York Hospital Association Ventures, Inc.
Hunter Roberts Construction
Lifestar Response Corporation
Phoenix Medical Construction Company, Inc.
POM Recoveries Inc.
South Shore Cardiovascular Medicine, PC
South Shore Heart Associates
St. John’s University College of Pharmacy & Allied Health Professions
Sunharbor Manor Comprehensive Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing
Edward & Patricia Travaglianti
The Treiber Group – Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services
Winthrop Orthopaedic Associates
Winthrop-University Hospital, Department of Academic Affairs
Winthrop-University Hospital, Department of Cardiology
Winthrop-University Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine
World Wide Specialty Programs, Inc.
Royal Street Sponsors
AKF Group, LLC
Robert & Joan Catell
Dubraski & Associates
Islandwide Gastroenterology, PC
Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan, LLP
J. Edmund & Marion Keating
John & Kristin Miller
Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care & Rehabilitation
Roanoke Sand & Gravel Corp.
Matthew Witten, PhD
Contributors Hamilton Cavanaugh & Associates, Inc.
Lewis S. Ranieri
The Risk Management Planning Group, Inc.
Robbins & Cowan, Inc.
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Herbert & Evelyn Abrams
Acadian Asset Management, LLC
J. Kevin & Mary Ellen Gilgan
Robert J. Lipshutz, MD
The Riley Family
Vol. 22, No. 3
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