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Date: Friday, February 23, 2018
Time: Cocktails at 6:00 pm, Dinner and Program at 7:30 pm
(Cigars and fine spirits will also be available)
Location: Colonial Golf & Tennis Club
4901 Linglestown Rd.
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Price: $75 / person (pay here)
A graduate of Michigan State University and Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, Garry Adelman is the award-winning author, co-author or editor of 20 books and 40 articles on the Civil War. He is the vice president of the Center for Civil War Photography and has been a Licensed Battlefield Guide at Gettysburg for 23 years. He has appeared on numerous productions shown on the BBC, C-Span, Pennsylvania Cable Network and on HISTORY. He works full time as Director of History and Education at the Civil War Trust.
Speaker: Garry E. Adelman (Director of History and Education, Civil War Trust)
This is the only night of the year where we come together as a medical community, in a non-academic setting, to socialize and strengthen our bond as physicians in the Central Pennsylvania Community. Please remember, spouses are welcome as are guests. Also, please encourage your board eligible/certified physician partners to join.
2017 John Baer - “Pennsylvania: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly”
Philadelphia Daily News and Philadelphia Inquirer Columnist
2016 Dennis Owens - "Live at Five"
News Anchor (ABC 27)
2015 Jeffrey Miller - "Security - America's Game"
Senior VP, Chief Security Officer (NFL)
2014 Faith T. Fitzgerald, MD - "Neuroethics"
Professor of Medicine
2013 Graham Hetrick - "View from the Body Bag"
Dauphin County Coroner
2012 William D. Phillips, PhD - "Time, Einstein, and the Coolest Stuff in the Universe"
Nobel Prize-winning physicist
2011 Stephen R. Reed - "Tales from the Mayor's Office - How We Got Things Done"
Mayor of Harrisburg (former)
2010 Jeffrey D. McCausland - “The War in Afghanistan”
U.S. Army colonel (retired)
2009 Mike Lee - “My Adventures as a Foreign Correspondent”
Correspondent (ABC News)
2008 Sheldon Munn - “The History of Harrisburg”
2007 Jennet Conant - “Behind the Lines – the Scientists who Raced to Defeat the Nazis”
2006 Frank DeFord - "An Evening with Frank DeFord"
2005 Ellen S. Baker, M.D., M.P.H. - "Space Flight Experiences"
NASA Astronaut (former) (Johnson Space Center)
2004 John C. Bogle - "The Mutual Fund Industry: Salesmanship or Stewardship"
Founder (The Vanguard Group)
2003 Dr. Bob Arnot - "On the Front Line of Terror"
2002 Nathaniel Philbrick - "In the Heart of the Sea"
2001 Jeff Shaara - "The Legacy of the Killer Angels, and Our Search for Heroes"
2000 Jean-Michel Cousteau - "Adventure and Exploration of the Undersea World"
1999 David Breashears - "Everest: Mountain Without Mercy"