Queen Latifah To Be Honored By the Association of Black Cardiologists at 7th Annual “Spirit of The Heart” Awards Gala for Health Advocacy
WHAT: Celebrities Queen Latifah and Lamman Rucker, honorees will be available for photo/video opportunity during media hour 6:15-7:15pm. Queen Latifah to be honored by the Association of Black Cardiologists at 7th annual “Spirit of The Heart” Awards gala for health advocacy along with other distinguished honorees (individuals and organizations) that have made outstanding contributions to the field of cardiology. Each honoree will be recognized for facilitating partnerships with public, private and social sectors to build cohesive communities dedicated to the advancement of health equity and/or the elimination of cardiovascular disease disparities in the delivery of healthcare. Screen Actor (OWN Network) and health advocate Lamman Rucker will serve as Master of Ceremonies.
Why: The event will benefit ABC’s ongoing clinical research, “Spirit of the Heart” community outreach, and advocacy for heart disease prevention. Proceeds will also support the education of underrepresented minorities in the field of cardiology through ABC’s fellowship awards.
Who Should Attend: Notable health industry leaders, patient advocates, celebs and allied healthcare professionals.
When: Saturday, October 1, 2016 – 7pm (Media Hour at 6:15PM- 7:15PM)
Where: Cipriani 42nd Street (110 E. 42nd Street- NY, NY 10017)
Our annual awards dinner serves as a celebration of life with proceeds supporting ABCs ‘Spirit of the Heart’ community outreach which provides consumers with the knowledge that heart disease is preventable, and heart healthy activities are important for longevity. Your support also enables the continuing education of underrepresented minorities in the field of cardiology through our annual ABC fellowship awards.