The Georgia Campus-Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine is honoring seven distinctive healthcare professionals with its 2015 Champions of Healthcare Awards. The honorees will be introduced to the community on Friday, October 23, at an awards dinner and fundraising event to benefit the GA-PCOM Scholarship Fund.
The ticketed event, set for 7 – 9:30 p.m. at the Infinite Energy Center, is open to the public. To purchase tickets, please call 215-871-6185 or email Champions@pcom.edu by October 6.
The keynote speaker for the evening is Barbara Ross-Lee, DO, FACOFP, Vice President for Health Sciences and Medical Affairs, New York Institute of Technology. She is the first African-American woman to serve as dean of a U.S. medical school and the first osteopathic physician to participate in the Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellowship. Dr. Ross-Lee is the sister of singer Diana Ross.