september, 2016

29sep5:30 pm8:30 pmInnovators In Health Awards 2016


Event Details

Join us as we celebrate forward-looking leaders and thinkers whose work exemplifies the spirit of innovation in health, health care, health information technology and the life sciences. The annual NEHI Innovators in Health Awards dinner will take place on September 29, 2016.


  • Edward J Benz Jr, MD – President and CEO of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: For his extraordinary innovation in the field of cancer medicine, leadership in the Boston health care community, and commitment to collaborative care. 
  • Diane Rehm – Host of the Diane Rehm Show: For her exceptional leadership in educating Americans about health, health care and health policy through her radio show and phenomenal advocacy for better end-of-life care. 
  • Janet Woodcock, MD – Director, the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA): For her contributions to patient safety, her commitment to the advancement and modernization of the U.S.\’s drug development process, and her relentless efforts to supply better, safer, and more effective medications to patients.


(Thursday) 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


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