2014 FIGHT C. DIFF Gala Committee
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Friday
Oct 25, 2019
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25 2019 7PM – 11PM   INNOVATOR AWARD Dr. Vincent B. Young, University of Michigan Medical School   ADVOCATES AWARD Orlaith & Ciaran Staunton, Co-founders of the Rory Staunton Foundation Become a Sponsor | Buy Tickets DYKER BEACH GOLF CLUB 1030 86th St & 7th Ave | Brooklyn, NY 11228...Read More
Saturday
Jun 8, 2019
Saturday, June 8, 2019 12 PM – 5 PM Highland, MD   Please join the Dexter Family & Peggy Lillis Foundation for the 6th Annual Toss to Stop C. Diff Loss: Judy Dexter Picnic and Cornhole Tournament! This year will include the same great family, friends, food, and fundraising at Chuck Dexter’s house. Buy Tickets Now...Read More
Monday
Apr 8, 2019
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Tuesday
Apr 9, 2019
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. 2019 Summit & Lobby Day Agenda   Online Registration to Attend the Summit in Person has Closed. If you would like to attend, please email christian [at] peggyfoundation.org to see if there’s availability. Live Stream Registration 2019 Summit Sponsors As of March 30, 2019 Lead…...Read More
Thursday
Nov 15, 2018
Join Peggy Lillis Foundation at The Cutting Room for Music Matters 2018, for a fundraiser to benefit the fight against C.diff. The headliner will be Green is Beautiful: a tribute to Grant Green featuring Scott Sharrard & Friends. PLF board member Jeff Pollack’s band, Hip Pocket, with special guest Mark Rechler Doors: 6:30 PM. Show: 7:30 PM. Buy Tickets...Read More
Thursday
Nov 15, 2018
Join Peggy Lillis Foundation at The Cutting Room for Music Matters 2018, for a fundraiser to benefit the fight against C.diff. The headliner will be Green is Beautiful: a tribute to Grant Green featuring Scott Sharrard & Friends. PLF board member Jeff Pollack’s band, Hip Pocket, with special guest Mark Rechler. Doors: 6:30 PM. Show: 7:30 PM. Buy Tickets...Read More
Friday
Oct 26, 2018
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Saturday
Oct 27, 2018
  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 Become a Sponsor | Buy Tickets   2018 HONOREES Lifetime Achievement – Dr. Dale Gerding Dale Gerding is an infectious diseases specialist and hospital epidemiologist, research physician at the Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital and retired professor of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Illinois. He is past president of the Society for Healthcare…...Read More
Sunday
Aug 19, 2018
Making the Personal, Political: How Losing Our Mother Inspired a Public Health Movement Christian John Lillis is executive director and co-founder, with his brother Liam, of the Peggy Lillis Foundation, a national disease advocacy and patient safety organization, created in response to the death of their mother from a clostridium difficile infection. World Fellowship Center Sunday, August 19 7:30 pm  ...Read More
Wednesday
Jul 25, 2018
Peggy Lillis Foundation is partnering with PULSE Center for Patient Safety & Education and South Nassau Unitarian Universalist Congregation to hosting a FREE screening of THE BLEEDING EDGE, a new documentary about the danger of implantable medical devices.     America has the most technologically advanced health care system in the world, yet preventable medical harm has become one of the leading causes of death, and the overwhelming majority of high-risk implanted devices never require a single clinical trial. In THE BLEEDING EDGE, Academy Award nominated filmmakers Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering (THE INVISIBLE WAR, THE HUNTING GROUND) turn their sights…...Read More