Fifth Annual "Buying Time" Dinner
With Special Guests:
Special Correspondent, NBC News
Esteemed journalist and author of A Lucky Life Interrupted, Tom Brokaw has spent his entire distinguished journalism career with NBC News beginning in 1966. Having won every major award in his craft, including Peabody, Duponts, Emmys and lifetime achievement recognition, in November of 2014 Brokaw was awarded the Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama, the highest civilian award given to those who made “meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, cultural or other significant public or private endeavors.”
Dr. Kenneth C. Anderson, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Dr. Anderson is the Kraft Family Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School as well as Director of the Lebow Institute for Myeloma Therapeutics and Jerome Lipper Multiple Myeloma Center at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He is a Doris Duke Distinguished Clinical Research Scientist and American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professor. After graduating from Johns Hopkins Medical School, he trained in internal medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and then completed hematology, medical oncology, and tumor immunology training at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Over the last three decades, he has focused his laboratory and clinical research studies on multiple myeloma. He has developed laboratory and animal models of the tumor in it is microenvironment which have allowed for both identification of novel targets and validation of novel targeted therapies, and has then rapidly translated these studies to clinical trials culminating in FDA approval of novel targeted therapies. His paradigm for identifying and validating targets in the tumor cell and its milieu has transformed myeloma therapy and markedly improved patient outcome.
Saturday, November 14, 2014
Winged Foot Golf Club
6:00 pm Cocktails | 7:30 pm Dinner
Live Auction - Bring your A game!
Checks only to The Danny Butler Memorial Fund (the "Fund").
38 Stratford Road, Harrison, NY 10528
All donations are fully tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.
The non-tax deductible portion of each ticket is $250.
No tickets at the door.
Block of rooms are reserved at Westchester Country Club
through Mike Iuliano 914.967.600