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2021 Heroes in Medicine Registration
Thursday, May 20, 2021, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
Category: Events

Join the Palm Beach County Medical Society & Services
to celebrate the
THURSDAY, MAY 20, 2021

As we honor our 2021 Heroes in Medicine,
We would be honored if you would join the us. This year’s
unique celebration will be done virtually with live entertainment and a virtual silent auction.

✪ PROJECT ACCESS, a physician led system of volunteer care for low-income residents.
✪ DISASTER SERVICES, including the Healthcare Emergency Response Coalition (HERC) which develops healthcare emergency preparedness and the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) which organizes and utilizes volunteers to respond to disasters.
✪ MEDICAL EDUCATION supports medical students, future physicians, health care leaders, and CHW Care Coordination Training.
✪ PHYSICIAN WELLNESS Initiative provides physicians resources to help address their wellness.

Over 400 physicians, health care, business and community leaders,
and others enjoy the festivities, and this year will be no different.

 Thank you in advance for your support and we hope to see you at the event!

2021 Heroes in Medicine

Physician Herois an MD or a DO who embodies the characteristics of skill, compassion, and dedication to the ideals and beliefs of the profession and has contributed in significant ways to the betterment of health care locally, nationally or internationally.

Bruce Rendina Professional Herois an individual whose profession is an integral part of the health care system but is not a direct provider of patient care. This person has used their knowledge and abilities to improve the health of local, national, or global communities in a tangible way. Nominees may include advocates, administrators, and others.

Community Hero is a company, institution, organization, agency, or a paid or unpaid volunteer health care or non-health care individual(s) or professional(s) who has devoted time, skills, and resources to assist others and contributed to the betterment of health care.  This may include programs supporting training or educating people on how to improve daily choices, prevent illnesses, access local resources, or improve the overall quality of life.

Health Care Educator Herois a physician or other educator who has made outstanding contributions to health care education in the County.

Health Care Innovation Herois an individual or company that has been primarily responsible for development and implementation of scientific advances that have substantially improved quality of life. This can be the invention of a new device, process, or service.

Health Care Provider Hero (non-physician)is an individual or group of individuals who may directly provide healthcare but are not physicians and have provided services or programs that have gone “above and beyond” by contributing to the betterment of healthcare.  Nominees may include, but are not limited to, nurses, PAs, dentists, pharmacists, midwives, social workers, paramedics, chiropractors, therapists, care coordinators, etc.

Tulisa LaRocca, MD Leadership Hero is an individual who shows exemplary leadership that has a significant and positive impact on health care, demonstrates a unique ability to guide and inspire others, mentors and cultivates, and contributes to the success of an initiative.

Project Access Hero is an MD, DO, hospital, medical group or facility that has donated time and services through Project Access and embodies the characteristics of skill, compassion, and dedication and has contributed in significant ways to the betterment of health care locally.



Founding Sponsor


Platinum Sponsor


Gold Sponsor's

Silver Sponsor

Health Care District of Palm Beach County

Platform Underwriter

Bronze Sponsor


Contact: Katherine Zuber 561-433-3940 ext. 106 [email protected]