Jefferon’s Kimmel Cancer Center Holds 4th Annual Men’s Event

Jefferson’s Kimmel Cancer Center hosted its 4th Annual Men’s Event to benefit prostate cancer research and awareness at the Prime Rib Restaurant on November 15.

Guests enjoyed cocktails, dinner, auctions, and entertainment from special guest Jay Mohr. The event grossed over $200,000.

Below are some photos of the night, award ceremony and stand up act by Jay Mohr.

Nataliia Pestell and Richard Pestell, Director of the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson

Leonard Gomella, MD, Chair of the Department of Urology, Jay Mohr, and Tricia Gomella

Recipients of the “Spirit of Commitment Award” Edwin "Tucker" Boyton and Albert Pizzica and Richard Pestell (middle)

Andrew Quong, Albert Pizzica, Leonard Gomella, Tricia Gomella, Jay Mohr, Nataliia Pestell, Richard Pestell, Edwin "Tucker" Boynton, and Mika Harding

Recipient of the "Spirit of Caring" Award S. Grant Mulholland, M.D., and Albert Pizzica

Mark Hurwitz, Professor and Vice Chair for Quality, Safety, and Performance Excellence and Director of Thermal Oncology of the Department of Radiation Oncology and Jane Hurwitz

Anne and Matt Hamilton

Jay Mohr

President of Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, David McQuaid and Richard Webster, Chief Operating Officer

Auction items

David McQuaid and Robert Den, M.D., Department of Radiation Oncology

Leonard Gomella

Recipient of "Spirit of Courage" Award Barry E. Bressler, Esquire, and Albert Pizzica

Jay Mohr