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Medical Director Dr. Robbin Cohen is Today’s Honoree

As medical director for thoracic oncology at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, California, Dr. Robbin Cohen is committed to the successful diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer and other cancers of the chest. Under his leadership the Lung Cancer Program … Continue reading

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Autism Advocate Wisdom Jones is Today’s Honoree

Wisdom Jones is a 16 year old gifted and talented young man; and school is very important to him. In his freshman year of high school Wisdom was on the A-B Honor Roll and also achieved a GA Studies Academic Award. In his spare time he loves … Continue reading

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Four Time Cancer Survivor Cheri Kirby is Today’s Honoree

I am a 27 year, four-time cancer survivor!   Cancer has been diagnosed in FIVE separate spots of my body.   I know what it feels like to be told as a young person to get my affairs in order.  In 2012, 25 years … Continue reading

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Uganda Native and Activist Kato Abdu is Today’s Honoree

Kato Abdu from Uganda, East Africa is the Programme Director of a Non Profit and a Non Governmental Organization (NGO) called Integrated Community Development Initiative (ICODI). The major aim of the organization is to reduce on the high levels of … Continue reading

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It’s Time 4 The 99’s Al Brown is Today’s Honoree

About: Asking each of the 99 to actively begin identifying and recruiting 99 Brothers to commit to being screened Company Overview: As a prostate cancer survivor, advocate and speaker…. I have spoken to a number of men throughout Chicago and … Continue reading

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The Hip Entrepreneur Iris Grant Onrot is Today’s Honoree

Iris Grant Onrot is a woman who is out to save the lives of aging seniors…one hip at a time. She is the “hippest” female entrepreneur you’ll ever run into. But don’t worry because if you knock her down, she’ll … Continue reading

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Victims of Sexual Abuse Attorney Jeff Herman is Today’s Honoree

Jeff Herman is a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse. Herman first garnered national attention for his work representing victims in hundreds of clergy sexual abuse cases around the country, but if recent headlines are an indicator, his … Continue reading

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Shawn Murphy is Today’s Honoree

Inspiration to begin the long journey to become an Ironman triathlete often comes from the most unexpected events. Matthew Murphy has just such a story. In early 2009, he was an overweight couch potato awaiting the birth of his first … Continue reading

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World Renowned Cancer Research Scientist Dr. Samuel Waxman Is Today’s Honoree

A valued member of Mount Sinai’s faculty for more than 30 years, Waxman currently holds a variety of positions, including, Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Honorary Professor and Co-Director of the Center of Differentiation Therapy … Continue reading

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