Awards Gala

2018 Annual Awards Gala

June 1, 2018, 6-11pm
Westin Copley Place, Boston

Every year, the League hosts an annual awards gala to recognize health center employees and other healthcare leaders for their outstanding service to patients, communities and the health center network-at-large. Attendance for this event is expected to reach 600 and constitutes the largest gathering of the Massachusetts health center community each year.

Below please find information on this year's Gala:

  • Edward M. Kennedy Founder Award
    • Rudy Hunter, Founding Board Member, Community Health Center of Cape Cod
  • Joseph M. Smith Board Member Award
    • Larry Adams, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program
  • Community Health Center Clinician Awards
    • Alejandro Esparza-Perez, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Holyoke Health Center
    • William (Bill) Horgan, DDS,MPH, Dental Director, Charles River Community Health
  • Community Health Center Employee Awards
    • Patricia (Patty) Andrews, Director of Patient Accounts, Greater Lawrence Family Health Center
    • Sue Schlotterbeck, Director of Health Equity-Population Health, Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center
  • Community Health Center Executive Director Award
    • Elizabeth (Liz) Browne, Charles River Community Health


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