March 21, 2015 – Join us at this year’s Celebrating Life Gala, Fighting for Tomorrow, Today! While we have made great strides in improving access and quality of breast health services, our fight is not over. Your contributions allow us to fight today for a better tomorrow!

This year’s gala will honor the memory of Dr. Steve Whitman and will recognize Sinai Health System for its decades long work to reduce healthcare disparities and State Senator Mattie Hunter and State Representative Mike Smiddy for their efforts to pass breast cancer legislation.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
300 E. Randolph St.
30th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601

Mistress of Ceremony:
Zoraida Sambolin
Weekly Edition Co-anchor of NBC5 News Today

6:00 – 9:00 P.M.


Host Committee in formation:
ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Barbara Akpan, RN, MS

David Ansell, MD, MPH and Paula M. Grabler, MD

Drs. Saroj and Yogi Ahluwalia

Avon Foundation for Women

Ron and Queta Rodriguez Bauer

Prue Beidler

Carol Estwing Ferrans, PhD, RN, FAAN

Lee Francis, MD, MPH and Michelle Gittler, MD

State Rep. Robyn Gabel

Lynn Hauser, MD

Rick Jasculca

Richard Kim, MD

Eileen Knightly, RN, BSN, MHA

Simone Koehlinger and Lora Branch

Sister Sheila Lyne, RSM, MBA

Terry Mazany, MAA, MBA

NextLevel Health

Linda Rae Murray, MD, MPH

People's Law Office

Patricia Robinson, MD

Steven K. Rothschild, MD 
Jonathan and Roxane Rothstein

Max Rothstein

Bettylu and Paul Saltzman

Mark and Linda Diamond Shapiro 

Ronna S. Stamm

Jasculca Terman and Associates

Fikirte Wagaw and Debrai Haile

Babs H. Waldman, MD

Richard Warnecke, PhD

Cheryl Rucker-Whitaker, MD, MPH and Eric Whitaker, MD, MPH

Margie Morrison Zivin

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