Komen Maryland Awarded

Komen Maryland’s Regional Breast Health Consortia Program received the 2015 Exemplary Collaboration Award from the statewide Maryland Cancer Collaborative. The Komen Maryland Regional Consortia Program brings together concerned breast care professionals, advocates and community leaders in regions throughout the Affiliate service area to network and discuss information and services focused on breast cancer prevention, education,… Read More

JMM Wins National Award

The American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) recently honored the Jewish Museum of Maryland (JMM), Maryland Historical Society and Minotaur Mazes with a Leadership in History Award for its original exhibit, The A-Mazing Mendes Cohen. The Museum was selected as a 2015 Award of Merit winner by the Leadership in History awards committee…. Read More

Pearlstone Moves Kosher Certification to Orthodox Union

The Pearlstone Center announced that it moved its kosher certification from Star-K to the Orthodox Union, effective Aug. 3. “The move was made to enable Pearlstone to better fulfill its mission and serve its guests in providing the highest level of kashrut balanced with the flexibility to provide exciting and cutting-edge new services,” a news… Read More

Susan G. Komen Maryland Honored

Susan G. Komen Maryland’s Regional Breast Health Consortia Program received the 2015 Exemplary Collaboration Award from the statewide Maryland Cancer Collaborative. Present to receive the award on behalf of the entire Komen Maryland team were Kelly Kesler, community health director, Lori Yates, community health manager, and Komen board member Phyllis Gray. The program brings together… Read More

Children’s Hospital Unveils NICU

The University of Maryland Children’s Hospital (UMCH), in conjunction with the University of Maryland School of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics, unveiled its new 37,000-square-foot Drs. Rouben and Violet Jiji Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. The new unit, triple the size of the previous NICU, will meet the rapidly rising need for specialty care and innovative research… Read More

McElrath Joins Myerberg Center

The Edward A. Myerberg Center has appointed Mark McElrath as its director of development, said the center’s executive director David Golaner. McElrath coordinates all fundraising activities for the Myerberg Center, including the center’s annual campaign and spring fundraising event. “Mark will continue to strengthen our relationships with our donors and supporters throughout the community,” said… Read More

Schwartz Honored by Maryland Zoo

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore has announced the The Michael D. Hankin Award for Conservation was awarded to Laurie Schwartz, president of The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore. The award, named for former chairman of the zoo’s board of trustees Mike Hankin, was created by The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore in 2005 to recognize individuals who… Read More

Spiegel Honored for Plastic Surgery

The June issue of “Plastic Surgery Practice,” the leading plastic surgery trade publication, names Dr. Jeffrey Spiegel as one of the 15 most influential people in plastic surgery in 2015. Spiegel lectures widely in the field of Jewish ethics as it relates to facial plastic surgery and is considered a world expert in the field… Read More

Gordon Feinblatt Honored

The law firm of Gordon Feinblatt LLC announced that the firm was top-ranked by Chambers & Partners in its 2015 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for its health care and real estate practices in Maryland. Seven Gordon Feinblatt attorneys were also ranked in their individual areas of practice: Timothy D.A. Chriss… Read More

Chason Named Chair of Feinblatt Group

The law firm of Gordon Feinblatt LLC announced that Todd R. Chason has been named chair of the firm’s Environmental and Energy Practice Group. He is also member of the firm’s Government Relations Practice Group. Chason works with developers, builders and other businesses to achieve energy and environmental- related business objectives, often incorporating both legal… Read More