Salpeter Honored By United Hospital Fund
Lucy Salpeter, benefactor, patron and member of the Board of Directors at Peninsula Hospital Center, was honored by the United Hospital Fund at its annual Tribute to Hospital Trustees luncheon at the Waldorf Astoria on May 14. “It was my pleasure to nominate Mrs. Salpeter for the Distinguished Trustee Award of 2010,” says Joel A. Miele Sr., P.E., Chairman, Board of Directors at the Hospital Center. “She is always ready to participate in whatever endeavor is presented to her and she is a very valuable and active member of our Board.” Salpeter has a long and rich history with both the Rockaway community and the Hospital Center. Although she is known in her own right, she was also an integral part of the medical and service legacy of her husband, Burton Salpeter, M.D. Ms. Salpeter has been a member of the Board of Directors at the Hospital Center since 2005 and currently serves as a member of the Ball Committee, Credentials Committee, Medical Board Committee and Development Committee. She is also a lifetime member of the Peninsula Hospital Center Auxiliary.