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Page 8, Boca Club News

      11th Annual White Coats-4-Care
      Scholarship Event from page 1

         Wood reported that the college’s
      11th class of 64 new medical students
      was selected based on both their
      academic accomplishments and
      humanistic attributes. “This well-
      rounded class has an array of talents,
      skills and experiences, including
      competitive collegiate athletes in
      sports ranging from rock climbing
      to dancing, artistic talents ranging
      from graphic artists to pianists,
      fluency in languages spanning from
      Catalan to Arabic and Malayalam  Dr. Joseph Biase, Donna Biase, Constance Scott, Dr. Gladys Martinez,  Dr. Allen Konis, Arlene Herson, Dr. Stuart Markowitz, Beth Markowitz,
      and diverse experiences ranging  Kim Champion                                              Dr. Ron Rubin, Bonnie Halperin
      from a fellowship with the Centers
      for Disease Control and Prevention
      to  a software  engineer  working
      on artificial intelligence research.
      Because we strive to train physicians
      to mirror the communities they will
      serve, this class has it covered.”
         WC4C co-chairs are supported
      by a dedicated committee, including:
      Patricia Anastasio, M.D. and Thomas
      Mersch, Esq.; Melissa Azrack; Alisa
      Cohen; Lori Berman and Jeffrey
      Ganeles, D.M.D.; Donna and Joseph
      Biase, M.D.; Phyllis and Michael
      T.B. Dennis, M.D.; Bryan and
      Joanna Drowos, D.O.; Beth and  From left: Robert Weinroth, Pamela Weinroth, Donna Biase, Dr. Sarah   From left: Tom Mersch, Dr. Patricia Anastasio, Dr. Michael Dennis,
      Kenneth Garrod, M.D.; June Gelb;  Wood, Lori Berman, Dr. Jeffrey Ganeles                   Bonnie Kaye, Jon Kaye, Maurice Plough
      Bonnie Halperin; Arlene Herson;
      Beth Johnston; Allen B. Konis, D.D.S.; Deborah Leising;   Ouslander, M.D.; Ronald L. Rubin, D.M.D.; Constance Scott;   in  Palm  Beach  County. The  Consortium  currently  has
      Natalia Margolis; Elizabeth and Stuart Markowitz, M.D.;   Robin Trompeter and Robert Weinroth.       five accredited residencies in internal medicine, surgery,
      Francine and Nathan Nachlas, M.D.; Lynn and Joseph      Launched in 2010, FAU’s Schmidt College of Medicine   emergency medicine, psychiatry and neurology, as well as
                                                        is one of approximately 157 accredited medical schools   four fellowship programs in cardiology, geriatrics, vascular
                                                        in  the U.S. The  college  matriculates  up to 64  medical   surgery and hospice/palliative medicine. Due to the diversity
                                                        students each year and has been nationally recognized for   of its students, FAU’s Schmidt College of Medicine is ranked
                                                        its innovative curriculum. To further FAU’s commitment   24th in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
                                                        to ensure that the region will continue to have an adequate      To learn more about the White Coat Society or other gift
                                                        and well-trained physician workforce, the Schmidt College   options, contact Assistant Vice President for Development
                                                        of Medicine Consortium for Graduate Medical Education   David Green, at (561) 297-4243 or davidgreen@health.
                                                        (GME) was formed in 2011 with five leading hospitals

      Mark Larkin, Patricia Carpenter, Holli Rockwell Trubinsky,
      Joseph Trubinsky

      Maurice Plough, Robert Weinroth, Dr. John Kelly

      Chris Delisio, Dr. Richard Cohen, Alisa Cohen, Dr. Sareen
      Gropper, Dean Daniel Gropper
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