NAHSE New York’s 29th Annual Scholarship Gala

L-R: NYC Health and Hospital Harlem CEO and Event Honoree Georges Laconte, MFA FAB, RRT with the Harlem Hospital Team

The National Association of Health Service Executives (NAHSE) held its annual gala at the beautiful and elegant Marina Del Rey in the Bronx. The event took place on September 22 and raised funds for scholarships. The gala brought together health service executives from all over the state and provided the opportunity to honor those members who exemplify dedication and service to the community.

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2022 Governor’s Conference on Housing
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Smithsonian African American Museum Honors Chadwick Boseman’s Black Panther Costume in New Exhibit

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Newark wins 2022 Planning Excellence Award for Newark360

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