Save the date for Building Trust – An Alternate Path to Peace, an event to benefit the DVI Trudi Birger Dental Clinic featuring a musical performance by Neshama Carlebach followed by a panel discussion and Q&A with industry leaders on how professional and business communities, working in conjunction with non-profits, can provide vital services and lead the way in solving complex issues such as access to health and dental care, poverty, and cross-cultural understanding and cooperation. Speakers include Mr. Stanley Bergman, Chairman and CEO at Henry Schein, Inc., Dr. Amid Ismail, Dean of the Temple University School of Dentistry and others.
BUILDING TRUST: AN ALTERNATE PATH TO PEACE
Sunday, November 26, 2017
Septodont Lecture Hall, NYU College of Dentistry
345 E. 24th Street, New York, NY 10011
5:00PM – Reception (light kosher repast)
6:00PM – Musical performance by Neshama Carlebach followed by panel discussion and Q&A
Neshama Carlebach – A leading superstar in Jewish Entertainment, is continuing the legacy established by her father Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach. Like her father, Neshama’s talent and charisma captivate and endear her to people of all ages, faiths, and backgrounds. She has performed and taught in cities worldwide, has sung on the Broadway stage, has sold more than one million records, and was a six-time entrant in the 2011 Grammy Awards. Neshama was also one of the creators of the Broadway play Soul Doctor. In November of 2016, Neshama was inducted into the Brooklyn Hall of Fame, where she received a Certificate of Congressional Recognition for her work. She is currently touring with a new band and gospel choir, living in New York, and joyfully raising her two sons, Rafael and Micah.
Stanley M. Bergman – Since 1989, Stanley M. Bergman has been Chairman of the Board and CEO of Henry Schein, Inc., a Fortune 500™ company and the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners, with more than 21,000 Team Schein Members and operations or affiliates in 32 countries. Henry Schein is a member of the S&P 500® and Nasdaq 100® indexes. In 2016, the Company’s sales reached a record $11.6 billion. Henry Schein has been a Fortune World’s Most Admired Company for 16 consecutive years.
Mr. Bergman serves as a board member or advisor for numerous institutions including New York University College of Dentistry; the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine; the Columbia University Medical Center; University of the People; Hebrew University; Tel Aviv University; the University of the Witwatersrand Fund; The World Economic Forum’s Health Care Governors; the Business Council for International Understanding, the Japan Society and the Metropolitan Opera. Mr. Bergman is an honorary member of the American Dental Association and the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity. Stan is the recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor; the CR Magazine Corporate Responsibility Lifetime Achievement Award; the 2017 CEO of the Year award by Chief Executive Magazine; Honorary Doctorates from The University of the Witwatersrand, Hofstra University, A.T. Still University’s Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health, Case Western Reserve University and Farmingdale State College (SUNY); and Honorary Fellowship from King’s College London – Dental Institute and the International College of Dentists.
Stan and Marion Bergman and their family are active supporters of organizations fostering the arts, higher education, cultural diversity and grassroots health care and sustainable entrepreneurial economic development initiatives in the United States, Africa and other developing regions of the world.
Mr. Bergman is a graduate of The University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa, and is a South African Chartered Accountant and a NYS Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Amid I. Ismail, BDS, MPH, DrPH, MBA – Dr. Ismail is the Laura H. Carnell Professor and Dean of Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry. He has extensive public health, academic, research, and community organization experiences. He has a Master’s and a Doctorate degree in Public Health, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Public Health.