Leslie Odom, Jr.
Leslie Odom, Jr.
Amy Handelsman, Matt Handlesman and Kimberly Petillo-Decossard
Lauren Klein Azoulay and Toby Milstein
S. Zev. Williams, M.D., PHD and Sung You
Atmosphere at the dinner
NewYork-Presbyterian held its annual Amazing Kids, Amazing Care Dinner on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Cipriani 25 Broadway in Manhattan to celebrate the exceptional care provided at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital and the Sloane Hospital for Women. NewYork-Presbyterian Trustee and Hearst President and CEO Steven R. Swartz, and his wife Tina, served as trustee co-chairs of the evening’s event, which raised over $1,000,000 in support of both NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital and the Sloane Hospital for Women.
Dr. Steven J. Corwin, president and CEO of NewYork-Presbyterian, and Dr. Laura L. Forese, executive vice president and chief operating officer of NewYork-Presbyterian, were joined by 450 guests. Stephanie Ruhle, anchor, MSNBC, and correspondent, NBC News, acted as the evening’s emcee. The evening also featured a special performance by Tony and Grammy Award-winning performer, Leslie Odom, Jr., who originated the role of Aaron Burr in the acclaimed Broadway musical “Hamilton.”
A leader in research and patient care since its predecessor institution was established as the Babies Hospital in 1887, NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital opened in 2003 and is internationally known for providing the highest quality, compassionate care for pediatric and neonatal patients. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital ranks in more pediatric specialties than any other New York metro area hospital in the 2018-19 U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Children's Hospitals” survey.