Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

From a historic beam signing to golf courses and the catwalk, the community comes together to support Saint Barnabas Medical Center.
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Cooperman Family Pavilion Beam Signing From left: Bruce and Lynn Schonbraun with Toby and Leon Cooperman

The Saint Barnabas Medical Center Development Department held numerous fundraisers and awareness events over the course of the past year. The programs brought members of the medical community together with friends, family and hospital supporters.

8th Annual Friends of Saint Barnabas Golf Outing From left: event co-chair Joseph Pimentel, Friends of Saint Barnabas President Arthur Pimentel, Friends of Saint Barnabas founder Isabel Costa, event co-chair Carlos Cuoto, and Stephen P. Zieniewicz, FACHE , president and chief executive officer, Saint Barnabas Medical Center.

42nd Annual Saint Barnabas Golf Open Top, from left: Peter Fishbein; Stephen P. Zieniewicz, FACHE , president and chief executive officer, Saint Barnabas Medical Center; Rick Davis, CFO, Saint Barnabas Medical Center; and Patrick Hayes. Bottom, from left: Glenn Miller, chief development officer, RWJBarnabas Health; event co-chairs Lewis Gelman and Steve Samansky; and Glen Mogan, M.D.

16th Annual Miracle Walk Above, Jonathan Hirschmann, walk cofounder; Stephen P. Zieniewicz, FACHE, president and chief executive officer; Kamtorn Vangvanichyakorn, M.D., FAAP, clinical director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; Tricia Balsamini, vice president, Development Department; Jennifer Spiegel, RNC -NIC, MAS, nurse manager, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; Shyan Sun, M.D., medical director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Strides for HOPE Walk Event founders Dr. Marc and Faith Greenstein with their children Adam, Ethan and Lily.

Valor Awards The Burn Center at Saint Barnabas Medical Center presented nine New Jersey firefighters with the prestigious Valor Award and honored more than 100 additional firefighters and emergency medical technicians during the 29th Annual Valor Awards held at Mayfair Farms in West Orange. Pictured at the event with Stephen P. Zieniewicz, FACHE , president and CEO (far left) and Michael Marano, M.D., chief of Burn Surgery (far right), are the award recipients: Andrew Shumway and Capt. Theodore Padavano, Rahway Fire Department; Richard J. Gora, Brian T. McCann, Capt. Peter M. Ellerbrock and Steven Alvarez, North Hudson Regional Fire Department; and Deputy Chief Brian J. McDermott, Battalion Chief Brian Rathbone and Wesley Mann, Paterson Fire Department.

Fashion for the Pink Crusade Bottom row, from left: Edie Liebman, Barbara Anelli, Josine Spina Murano and Sharolyn Kennedy. Top row, from left: event chairs Patricia Walsh Sumas and Rosemary Scoppetuolo.

FlyRed for Heart Disease From left: Rahul Pawar, M.D.; Alan Garten, M.D., chair, Radiology Department; Margie Heller, administrative director of Community Relations; Fred Aueron, M.D.; Serena Chen, M.D.; Robert Schuman, M.D.; Su Wang, M.D., medical director, Center for Asian Health; Stuart Geffner, M.D., director, Transplant Surgery; Jeffrey Braverman, M.D.

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