June 2013
Foundation Board Begins Work

Cardiologist Mitchell Driesman, MD, and orthopedic surgeon Robert Stanton, MD, are the physician members of the newly created Bridgeport Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees, established to focus attention on the importance of philanthropy in light of healthcare reform and reduced government funding to hospitals. Pictured (left-right) are Steve Jakab, Foundation President; Dr. Driesman, Board Vice Chair; Ron DeFeo, Board Chair and Chairman/CEO of Westport-based Terex Corporation; and Dr. Stanton.