Month: March 2011

The Cooper Red Hot Gala: A Night to Remember … in More Than a Million Ways!

March 31, 2011

It’s official – the Cooper Red Hot Gala, held at the Hyatt Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia on March 26, raised over $1 million to benefit Cooper University Hospital’s Simulation Laboratory. More than 800 guests attended the event, including medical, business, and community leaders from across the Delaware Valley. Susan Bass Levin, President and CEO of…

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Cooper Red Hot Gala Poised for Success, Thanks to Contributors

March 26, 2011

Tonight, the Cooper Red Hot Gala will raise needed funds for the expansion of the hospital’s Simulation Laboratory – an asset that puts Cooper University Hospital in the distinguished company of health care institutions like Mayo Clinic, Stanford, and Harvard that are leading the way in simulation education for health care professionals. The Cooper Foundation…

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Support for Cooper Red Hot Gala Intensifies as Event Nears

March 25, 2011

Thanks to physicians and staff at Cooper University Hospital for their tremendous support of the Simulation Laboratory through contributions to the Cooper Red Hot Gala. Learn more about some of these contributors below! * Dr. Amanda Burden knows how to get things done. As Director of the Simulation Laboratory at Cooper, she has led the…

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“Sizzling Red Hot Docs” at Cooper Make Gifts to Cooper Red Hot Gala

March 25, 2011

More physicians who have made generous contributions to the Cooper Red Hot Gala, benefiting the hospital’s Simulation Laboratory, include: * DR. CAROLYN E. BEKES Dr. Bekes is widely known for being a leader in the field of Critical Care Medicine, and for educating and mentoring many talented physicians since joining Cooper in 1977. In addition,…

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More Physicians and Staff Pledge Support for Cooper Red Hot Gala

March 25, 2011

The Cooper Red Hot Gala is happening this weekend, and below is more information about those physicians and staff supporting its cause, the Cooper Simulation Laboratory. * Dr. Jeffrey Carpenter is a world-renowned vascular and endovascular surgeon, author, and speaker. He currently serves as Professor and Chief of the Department of Surgery at the UMDNJ-Robert…

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Flood of Support from Within for Simulation Lab and Red Hot Gala

March 23, 2011

As the countdown to the Cooper Red Hot Gala continues, the Foundation is pleased to report that physicians and staff from all corners are pledging their financial support to the annual fundraising effort. Among them are: Dr. Edward Deal is not only Vice Chief of the Anesthesiology Department at Cooper. He also serves as Director…

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Anesthesiologists Support Red Hot Gala and Sim Lab

March 16, 2011

Among supporters of Cooper’s Simulation Laboratory, the Department of Anesthesiology has shown tremendous commitment. Four doctors recently elected to become sponsors of the Cooper Red Hot Gala, benefitting the Sim Lab. * Dr. Amed Awad has, over time, built a reputation for himself in cardiac anesthesiology. After earning his degree in medicine from Ain Shams…

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Red Hot Gala Support Continues

March 3, 2011

Dr. En-Su Lin’s commitment to community is easy to see. Though he earned his medical degree and practiced as a board-certified obstetrician in Taiwan, he considers Vineland, New Jersey his hometown and worked at Vineland’s Newcomb Medical Center for 20 years. Dr. Lin also earned a Master’s of Public Health from the University of North…

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Cooper ED Chief Pledges Sim Lab Support

March 3, 2011

Cooper’s Simulation Laboratory will benefit from all funds raised at Cooper’s Red Hot Gala, coming up March 26 at the Hyatt-Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia. Physicians from many departments are contributing, including the Chief of the Emergency Department, Dr. Michael Chansky. “Nothing less than the best” is a phrase heard often around the Emergency Department. It…

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