2014 FIGHT C. DIFF Gala Committee
Nov 3, 2017
7 PM – 11 PM Grand Ballroom Dyker Beach Golf Course 1030 86th Street (86th St & 7th Ave), Brooklyn, NY 11228 cocktail reception ∙ 4-course dinner ∙ full open bar ∙ raffle & 50/50 prizes ∙ dessert ∙ dancing   Honorees Leadership Award – Dr. L. Clifford “C. diff Cliff” McDonald, MD Dr. McDonald graduated from Northwestern University Medical School, completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Michigan State University, and an Infectious Diseases Fellowship at the University of South Alabama, following which he completed a fellowship in Medical Microbiology at Duke University. Past positions have included Associate Investigator at the National…...Read More
Jun 3, 2017
Toss to Stop C. Diff Loss Judy Dexter Memorial Picnic & Cornhole Tournament Saturday, June 3, 2017 12 PM – 5 PM Highland, MD   Please join the Dexter Family & Peggy Lillis Foundation for the Fourth Annual Toss to Stop C. Diff Loss: Judy Dexter Memorial Picnic and Cornhole Tournament! This year will include the same great family, friends, food, and fundraising but with a twist: a different location. The event will be held at Chuck Dexter (Dad)’s house! Get your tickets now! Please save the date, and we’ll look forward to seeing you and hopefully some new faces too!...Read More
May 1, 2017
May 1, 2017 Dinner at 5:00 PM; Program at 6:00 PM Holiday Inn 215 Sunnyside Blvd. Plainview, NY 11803 Tickets are $60 (or $50 before 03/20/2017) Please visit www.patientsafetyevent.org for information and registration. The Peggy Lillis Foundation is excited to be a part of the PULSE Center for Patient Safety, Education, and Advocacy‘s Patient Safety Symposium on May 1, 2017 in Plainview, New York. This informative program will include guest speakers: Janet Eagan RN – Manager, Infection Control at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Bruce E. Hirsch MD, FACP, AAHIVS – Attending Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases at North Shore…...Read More
Apr 27, 2017
Thursday, April 27, 2017 8:30 am – 6:00 pm New York City Join the preeminent C. diff advocacy and education organization to discuss one of our nation’s most urgent public health threats and share strategies to combat it. The Summit will offer training for advocates with presentations and panel discussions featuring leaders in C. diff prevention and treatment, healthcare policy, state government, patient advocacy and grassroots organizing. Attend In-person  If you want to attend in-person, please email Kit Curl at kit@peggyfoundation.org. | Space is limited. Register for the Live Stream PLF will be streaming all Panel Discussions starting at 1…...Read More
Mar 16, 2017
Join Peggy Lillis Foundation to learn and strategize toward increasing C. diff transparency and accountability in the Buckeye State. 12 PM – 4 PM Ohio State University College of Food, Agriculture, & Environmental Science Room 205 Agriculture Admin. Bldg. 2120 Fyffe Road Columbus, OH 43210 RSVP to Kit Curl at kit@peggyfoundation.org Sponsored by...Read More
Mar 13, 2017
Mar 13, 2017
PLF’s Executive Director joins the CDC’s Michael Bell and patient safety activist Alicia Cole on the Consumer Reports Wants Patients to Track Superbugs panel, moderated by Lisa McGiffert. Time: 12:30 PM Place: Austin Convention Center...Read More
Oct 21, 2016
  7 PM – 11 PM Grand Ballroom Dyker Beach Golf Course 1030 86th Street (86th St & 7th Ave), Brooklyn, NY 11228 cocktail reception ∙ 4-course dinner ∙ full open bar ∙ raffle & 50/50 prizes ∙ dessert ∙ dancing Join us! $95 per person or become a sponsor and get multiple tickets! Can’t join us in Brooklyn? Support PLF by donating today.   2016 HONOREES Leadership Award Mount Sinai Health System Innovators Award Northwell CDIFFerently Care Team Advocates Award New York State Senator Martin Golden Former New York State Senator Ruth Hassell-Thompson 2016 SPONSORS as of October 13th, 2016…...Read More
Jun 21, 2016
Please Join Us for a Screening of the ground breaking documentary Resistance, followed by an expert panel discussion. Click here to RSVP Click here for directions and parking...Read More