April 26, 2011 - Padma Lakshmi, Emmy nominated host of Bravo TV’s “Top Chef,” was the 2011 recipient of Lenox Hill Hospital’s annual A Healthy Give & Take award at the Metropolitan Club. Ms. Lakshmi was honored for her work with The Endometriosis Foundation of America. More than 250 people attended the hospital’s thirteenth annual A Healthy Give & Take luncheon, themed “Is it an Emergency,” where they learned about important situations to consider before visiting an emergency department.
Proceeds from the luncheon support an array of outstanding services at Lenox Hill Hospital that promote the health of women and their families.
The Premiere event sponsors were TD Bank and Tibbetts Keating & Butler, LLC.
From left: Carleigh Gustafson, RN, Director of Nursing, Department of
Emergency Medicine; Laurie Hirsh, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon; Padma
Lakshmi; Tamara Kuittinen, MD, Attending Physician, Department of
Emergency Medicine; Jane-Iris Farhi, MD, Cardiologist.