This years Annual Heroes in Medicine Award took place on Friday, April 20th from 11AM – 2PM at the Kravis Center. This award ceremony honors local individuals and organizations who provide extraordinary services that address or have responded to health care needs in the county, nation, or around the world. About 30 teens and adults were selected as 2018 Heroes in Medicine and approximately 500 guests attended the luncheon.

We are proud to say that two individuals from Palm Beach Atlantic University were recipients of this years Heroes in Medicine Award. Winning an award in the College/Medical Student category was our very own Alexandria Watkins. Also taking home an award in the Health Care Educator (Higher Education) segment was Elias B. Chahine. We are extremely proud that these individuals have achieved this great honor.

Palm Beach Atlantic University was also recognized as a stand-out organization that is making an impact on health care needs locally and globally. Overall it was a beautiful event and it was exciting to see these individuals and Palm Beach Atlantic University  being recognized for serving in this capacity.