July 2013
Physician of the Year Named

Attending the GBMA dinner were (left-right) GBMA President-elect Ryan O’Connell, MD, Vice President, Performance & Risk Management; Dr. Mongillo; and Michael Smith, MD, Director of the Medicine/Pediatrics residency program.

Bridgeport Hospital pediatrician Nicholas Mongillo, MD, was named Physician of the Year by the Greater Bridgeport Medical Association (GBMA) for his contributions to patient care and the community. Dr. Mongillo was honored at the GBMA’s eighth annual scholarship and outreach fundraiser dinner May 22 at Testo’s Ristorante in Bridgeport. Proceeds from the event benefit nursing and high school scholarships and local community service organizations.