Hope through Rehabilitation & Research
The Burke Award is conferred upon an individual or group who has made significant contributions to the field of rehabilitation, either through personal achievements, the development of research or the establishment of programs and facilities to assist individuals with disabilities. It recognizes strength and courage in overcoming the challenge of a disability or a significant contribution to the understanding of physical disability. It remains the highest honor bestowed by the Board of Directors of the Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and the Burke Medical Research Institute.
The leadership of Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and Medical Research Institute is pleased to announce that our annual Burke Award Dinner will be held on Wednesday, June 12, from 6 to 10 p.m., at the Westchester Country Club in Rye, New York.
We will be presenting our prestigious Burke Award to:
The Burke Award Dinner is our premiere fundraiser. The proceeds from this event support the shared goals of the Hospital and Research Institute to provide outstanding rehabilitative care to all patients suffering from disabling illnesses and injuries while simultaneously working to develop new treatments to help countless patients regain their health and rebuild their lives.
If you would like to become a sponsor, please review our Sponsorship Packages and contact Colleen Borrelli, Director of Foundation, Corporate and Government Relations, at (914) 597-2849 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like to purchase tickets for the event:
For individual ticket or table reservations, please call the Burke Development department at (914) 597-2222.
Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you at the 2013 Burke Award Dinner on June 12th .
The Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and the Burke Medical Research Institute would like to thank the following groups for sponsoring the 2013 Burke Award and for their continued support of Burke's mission to ensure that every patient makes the fullest possible recovery from a debilitating illness or traumatic injury.
New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System
Drs. Karen and Paul Pechman
Ron Cohen, M.D.
Peter J. DeLuca, Esq.
Jennifer & Denton Johnson
Congresswoman Nita Lowey
Laurane S. Magliari
See how this year's winners, David Carmel, Ron Cohen, M.D., and Lauren Manning, have helped better the lives of those with disability and further advancements in rehabilitation medicine.
Check out the photos from the 2012 Burke Award dinner.