EVENT: NACDS Foundation Dinner
Each year, leaders from a wide range of industries come together to network and support to the NACDS Foundation and its laudable mission. The 18th Annual NACDS Foundation Dinner was held on December 1, 2016 in New York City.
Judith A. Monroe, M.D., FAAFP, president and CEO of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Foundation, received the 2016 NACDS Foundation Excellence in Patient Care Award at the event. NACDS Foundation President Kathleen Jaeger said, “Dr. Monroe and the CDC Foundation have demonstrated a true spirit of collaboration through public-private partnership initiatives designed to help prevent the spread and the consequences of the Zika virus, and to address other public health initiatives. Dr. Monroe has dedicated her career to improving patient outcomes and fostering health and well-being in communities throughout the nation.” NACDS President and CEO and NACDS Foundation Chairman Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, joined in presenting the award.