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HSS 35th Tribute Dinner

Hospital for Special Surgery’s 35th Tribute Dinner will be held on Monday evening, June 4, 2018 at the American Museum of Natural History. This year’s gala will be hosted by Lawrence O’Donnell of The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell on MSNBC. We are pleased to welcome the Honorable William W. Bradley as our guest of honor, and to present Paul M. Pellicci, MD, HSS Chief Emeritus of the Hip Service, with the 2018 Lifetime Achievement award. The evening will also feature a special performance by Jon Bon Jovi & Friends.

Monday, June 4, 2018

American Museum of Natural History
6:15pm Reception
7:30pm Dinner
Festive Attire

It promises to be an exciting evening shared with many longtime friends, distinguished medical staff, civic leaders, celebrities and outstanding athletes who have had their mobility restored by HSS, joined by hundreds of leaders from the worlds of business, health, finance, media, sports, the arts, and government. Our guests of honor and all at HSS thank you in advance for your generosity and look forward to welcoming you on June 4th.


The Honorable William W. Bradley

Lifetime Achievement Award

Paul M. Pellicci, MD
Chief Emeritus, Hip Service
Attending Orthopedic Surgeon
Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

Hosted By

Lawrence O’Donnell
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell

Dinner Co-Chairs

Kathy Leventhal

Ellen Wright

Dinner Vice-Chairs

Kathryn C. Chenault

Alan S. MacDonald
Vice-Chairman, Citibank
Chief Client Officer


Allen & Company LLC
Cynthia and Bernard Curry
East River Medical Anesthesiology, P.C. & Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care & Pain Management
Allison and Warren Kanders
Kathy and Richard Leventhal
Amanda and Tom Lister
Schultz Family Foundation
Jonathan Sobel and Marcia Dunn, MD
The Starbucks Foundation
Ellen and Joe Wright


Joan and Barrie Damson
Marylin and Arthur Levitt


Kathryn and Kenneth Chenault
Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz
Rebecca and Sacha Lainovic
Laurie and Pierre Lapeyre
Rattner Family Foundation
Robert F. Agostinelli Foundation
Susan and Elihu Rose
Bob and Gillian Steel


Photo of William Bradley
The Honorable
William W. Bradley

Guest of Honor

Photo of Paul M. Pellicci, MD
Paul M. Pellicci, MD
Lifetime Achievement Award

Photo of Lawrence O'Donnell
Lawrence O'Donnell
The Last Word with
Lawrence O'Donnell


Photo of Jon Bon Jovi
Special performance by
Jon Bon Jovi & Friends