Juvenile Diabetes Fundraiser A Success For PHC
The recent fundraiser to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Fund and a new unit at Peninsula Hospital Center, which will address the disease, was a success, with more than 180 people attending. Pictured, from left, Robert Levine, the CEO of Peninsula Hospital Center; Joe Mure, president of the Brooklyn/Queens chapter of the fund; Alexis Lopez, the daughter of the organizer of the fundraiser; Dr. Perry Henderson, an Endocrinologist at PHC and Tina Lopez.
|Kathleen Diffendale, a school nurse at PS 114 in Belle Harbor, (right), received an award for caring for children with juvenile diabetes with Alexis Lopez, who was diagnosed with the disease at the age of four.|
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