Thank you for joining us at our 2018 Annual Gala, "Access: Health" on June 12th at Cipriani 25 Broadway! 

Judith Salerno, Jim Flynn, Freda Lewis-Hall, Richard Merkin at the 2018 Gala
Judith Salerno, Jim Flynn, Freda Lewis-Hall, Richard Merkin at the 2018 Gala
President Judith Salerno and the 2018 Urban Health Equity Champion, Ruth Watson Lubic
President Judith Salerno and the 2018 Urban Health Equity Champion, Ruth Watson Lubic
Renée Montagne, Judith Salerno, Nina Martin, Julie Gerberding
Renée Montagne, Judith Salerno, Nina Martin, Julie Gerberding
President Judith Salerno and Merck’s Executive Vice President Julie Gerberding
President Judith Salerno and Merck’s Executive Vice President Julie Gerberding
Pfizer Inc. Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer Freda Lewis-Hall and husband Randy Hall
Pfizer Inc. Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer Freda Lewis-Hall and husband Randy Hall
2018 Gala Honoree Pfizer Inc. team
2018 Gala Honoree Pfizer Inc. team
Ruth and William Lubic and their guests
Ruth and William Lubic and their guests
President Judith Salerno and Incoming Board Chair Jim Flynn
President Judith Salerno and Incoming Board Chair Jim Flynn
President Judith Salerno and guest Miguel Perez
President Judith Salerno and guest Miguel Perez
Freda Lewis-Hall engaging with guests during the evening
Freda Lewis-Hall engaging with guests during the evening
Guest enjoy the cocktail reception at the 2018 Gala
Guest enjoy the cocktail reception at the 2018 Gala
Guests enjoy the cocktail reception at the 2018 Gala
Guests enjoy the cocktail reception at the 2018 Gala
Guests enjoy the cocktail reception at the 2018 Gala
Guests enjoy the cocktail reception at the 2018 Gala
President Judith Salerno applauding IMPACT’s flash mob performance
President Judith Salerno applauding IMPACT’s flash mob performance
IMPACT Repertory Theater perform a flash mob at the 2018 Gala
IMPACT Repertory Theater perform a flash mob at the 2018 Gala
Master of Ceremonies Cheryl Wills explains the gate Alice Mizrachi painted in East Harlem
Master of Ceremonies Cheryl Wills explains the gate Alice Mizrachi painted in East Harlem
Board Chair George Thibault addresses the 2018 Gala guests
Board Chair George Thibault addresses the 2018 Gala guests
Guests enjoy the moving program of the evening
Guests enjoy the moving program of the evening
President Judith Salerno and Board Chair George Thibault honor Ruth Watson Lubic
President Judith Salerno and Board Chair George Thibault honor Ruth Watson Lubic
IMPACT Repertory Theater perform an original piece for guests at the 2018 Gala
IMPACT Repertory Theater perform an original piece for guests at the 2018 Gala
IMPACT Repertory Theatre performs during the live auction
IMPACT Repertory Theatre performs during the live auction
Honoree Freda Lewis-Hall addresses the 2018 Gala guests
Honoree Freda Lewis-Hall addresses the 2018 Gala guests
IMPACT Repertory Theatre concludes the night with another original piece
IMPACT Repertory Theatre concludes the night with another original piece
IMPACT Repertory Theater concludes the night with another original piece
IMPACT Repertory Theater concludes the night with another original piece
Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff and Designer Victor de Souza
Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff and Designer Victor de Souza
The Academy’s 2018 Margaret E. Mahoney Fellows
The Academy’s 2018 Margaret E. Mahoney Fellows
Guests at the 2018 Gala
Guests at the 2018 Gala
Senior Vice President Kimber Bogard with guests at the VIP Cocktail Reception
Senior Vice President Kimber Bogard with guests at the VIP Cocktail Reception
Artist Alice Mizrachi inspiring creative expression and a sense of shared humanity through art
Artist Alice Mizrachi inspiring creative expression and a sense of shared humanity through art
Bob Ruben observing artist Alice Mizrachi’s work
Bob Ruben observing artist Alice Mizrachi’s work
Artist Alice Mizrachi speaking to NYU College of Dentistry guests about her paintings
Artist Alice Mizrachi speaking to NYU College of Dentistry guests about her paintings
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Honoring 
Pfizer Inc.
Accepted by:
Freda C. Lewis-Hall, MD, DFAPA
Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

Health Equity Champion
Ruth Watson Lubic, RN, CNM, EdD

Founder and President Emeritus 
D.C. Developing Families Center

Health Equity Journalism Prize 
Awarded for "Lost Mothers," a series on maternal mortality in the U.S.
Nina Martin
ProPublica
Renée Montagne
NPR

Master of Ceremony
Cheryl Wills
Anchor, Spectrum News NY1

Dinner Chairs
James and Kerianne Flynn
Julie Louise Gerberding
George and Barbara Thibault

Gala Committee
Anne-Marie Audet
Jeffery A. Borenstein
John and Margo Catsimatidis 
Tara Cortes
John Damonti
Veronica D. Feeg
Neal E. Flomenbaum
Barbara Green
Marc and Pam Grodman
Ronda Kotelchuk
Stanley and Debbie Lefkowitz
Rosanne M. Leipzig
Angel V. Mendoza
Donna Nickitas 
Robert Ruben
Mitchell Rubin
Judith Salerno
Martin and Jean Shafiroff
Edward Shortliffe and Vimla Patel
Martha Sullivan
James Tsai
Connie Vance
Mark and Ellen Wagar
Cheryl Wills
Peter Charles Wyer