2020 Friend of Medicine

Every year, at its Annual Meeting in June, the Westchester County Medical Society honors a member of the Westchester Community who has been deemed a “Friend of Medicine”.  Our Society is now taking nominations for the 2020 awardee. 
The Friend of Medicine Award was established to recognize those upstanding community members of Westchester outside the medical community whose actions contribute significantly to the betterment and/or advancement of medical practice and patient care.  A good candidate may be outlined as follows:
  • Any individual who volunteers his/her time with a local hospital or medical group.
  •  Any individual who donates to a medical charity, the medical community and/or volunteers his/her time to a medical charity and/or the medical community.
  • Any individual who volunteers to serve on a hospital or charity board.
  • Any individual who is involved in advocacy centered in medicine or related areas (patient rights, patient care, etc.).
  • Any individual who effectuates policy for the welfare of physicians and their patients.  
If you or someone you know possesses these qualities, and you would like to see him/her recognized for the efforts put forth, please click here to submit your nomination!
Nominee must be available to attend the event on June 11, 2020 at 6:00pm in Rye, NY.