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Gala: Black Ties for White Coats

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine annual scholarship fundraiser

A special thank you to our sponsors. Because of your generous contributions, the Dean Steven J. Scheinman Endowment for Student Scholarships will be created as a lasting legacy and tribute to the transformational leadership of Dean Scheinman.

Scholarship support is still needed.

Make your gift today!

Gala 2021 remarks 

“It has been my great honor to have guided this school for the past nine years. Each year I look forward to the gala as an opportunity to thank this community for its stalwart support of this school. And although we are not able to gather in person this year, Kelly and I extend our heartfelt thanks to all of you and a special note of admiration to this year’s honorees.”

Steven J. Scheinman, MD
President and Dean of Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

“A lot of exciting things are happening at the medical school, but they are only possible thanks to all of you. Your generous philanthropy, dedication and commitment has created an amazing medical school of which you should all be very proud.”

Jaewon Ryu, MD, JD
President and Chief Executive Officer of Geisinger

“This year’s honorees are leaders in our area who’ve demonstrated their commitment to that mission through well-being, community and innovation. Each one of them knows how important it is to help others achieve their goals. They understand that one person’s success is success for all of us.” 

Virginia McGregor
Chair of Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine's Board of Directors


Messages of gratitude from scholarship recipients