Palm Beach County Medical Society's 11th Annual Heroes in Medicine Awards will be held on Thursday, May 8. These prestigious awards honor individuals and organizations throughout Palm Beach County that use their skills and resources in the field of health care to provide outstanding services for the people of the local, national and global communities. In addition to properly recognizing Heroes in Medicine, this initiative serves to encourage and stimulate future heroes by promoting a commitment to community service. The event will be held at the Kravis Center, Cohen Pavilion - 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach, at 11 a.m. More information about the event and tickets will be announced.
Proceeds from this event benefit Project Access, providing health care for low income, uninsured residents of Palm Beach County and the Medical Society's medical scholarship fund.
Palm Beach Illustrated is the exclusive magazine sponsor.
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Nominate someone you consider a hero in your community. The 2014 Heroes in Medicine categories are: Community Outreach Hero, Bruce Rendina Professional Hero, Health Care Provider Hero (Non-Physician), Physician Hero (Local/National), Physician Hero (International), Student Hero, Health Care Educator Hero, Health Care Innovation Hero and a new category, Philanthropy Hero.
To be considered for an award, nominations must be received by Friday, February 14, 2014, at 5 p.m. No late nominations will be accepted. Finalists will be interviewed in person on Saturday, March 8, between 8:30 a.m. and noon. Anyone in the community may nominate an individual, group or organization. To learn more about the different nominee categories, requirements, and to nominate your hero, click here, visit pbcms.org/heroes or call 561-433-3940.