Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa. 11011 W Charleston Blvd. Las Vegas, NV (Clark)
Description: The Clark County Medical Society (CCMS) will hold its 60th Presidential Installation Dinner & Awards Ceremony on Saturday, June 14, 2014, at the Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa. The ceremony will honor incoming president Michael Edwards, MD and the 2014-15 Board of Trustees. Dr. Edwards is a plastic surgeon with Anson, Edwards, Higgins Plastic Surgery Associates who is also President of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He will succeed current CCMS President, Keith Brill, MD.Jennifer P. Togliatti, Chief Judge of the Eighth Judicial District Court will do the honor of swearing in the President and Officers. CCMS will honor Keith Boman, MD with the prestigious Harold Lee Feikes, MD Memorial Award for his outstanding community service work beyond the call of duty. Several dignitaries and important members of the community will be in attendance, including, Congressman Joe Heck who will receive the Robert Shreck Award and the President Award presentations will include, Leon Steinberg, MD, Sandra Hotchkiss, RN, Gerald Higgins, MD and Marc Salls. The ceremony will acknowledge several deserving members of the medical community, including the CCMS Winged Heart Award, to honor exemplary nurses and non-profit organizations and the Student Rising Star awards, which will be presented to Ori DeVera from Touro University Nevada, and Elizabeth Telles-Richardson from the University of Nevada School of Medicine. These are two promising medical students from right here in the Las Vegas Valley. Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction begin at 5:30 pm, and the Dinner and Awards Ceremony will take place at 7 pm. A portion of the proceeds from the Silent Auction will go to the Clark County Medical Society Scholarship Fund, which awards scholarships to deserving medical students with financial needs. We look forward to a spectacular event, and we invite all members of the public to attend. For more information, visit www.clarkcountymedical.org or call 702-739-9989.
60th Presidential Installation Dinner & Awards Ceremony