Palm Beach 2015
On February 11, guests gathered at The Breakers hotel in Florida for BIDMC’s annual Palm Beach event. This year's event, which was co-chaired by Sunny and Sam Gustin, showcased some of the Medical Center’s renowned innovators in cancer, digestive disease, and neurological disorders. Emceed by longtime WBZ-TV anchor Jack Williams, the Who Wants to Be an Innovator program featured distinguished BIDMC specialists—David Avigan, M.D., Ram Chuttani, M.D., Tejas Mehta, M.D., M.P.H., and Seward Rutkove, M.D.—who discussed their tireless work to develop new diagnostic tests with fewer side effects, seamlessly integrate care, and deliver personalized treatment options with global reach. Joanne Casella, a grateful patient of Dr. Chuttani, also shared her experience with the outstanding care at BIDMC. Following the presentations, BIDMC President and CEO Kevin Tabb, M.D., along with hospital leadership, clinicians, and friends paid tribute to Althea and Buddy Lank and their family for their generations of involvement and support.
To learn more about the groundbreaking innovations highlighted in Palm Beach, visit our video gallery. For more from the annual Palm Beach event, see our photo gallery.