Entries by Debbie Burdsall

Announcing the 2016 Physicians & Philanthropy Award Winners!

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2016 Physicians & Philanthropy Awards: Dr. Timothy Ong, Dr. Antonia Charles, and Dr. Richard Silberstein (L-R). Each year, the VMC Foundation honors three of our physician partners with the Robert Violante Physician Leadership Award. The award is named for VMC Foundation founding board member, Dr. Robert Violante, to celebrate the […]

Recognizing Kathy Madlem, VMC Quality Improvement Coordinator

The VMC Foundation congratulates superstar VMC employee Kathy Madlem for her important role in combating sepsis at Valley Medical Center. Kathy is the manager of the VMC Foundation’s Sepsis Quality Improvement Fund and we support her coordination of VMC’s Sepsis Seminars. Kathy’s excellent communication skills, positive can-do attitude, and amazing follow-through make her a true […]

VMC Physicians honored for philanthropic efforts

The VMC Foundation was delighted to honor three physicians for outstanding contributions to philanthropy at the 2nd Annual VMC Foundation Physicians and Philanthropy Awards, held on Tuesday, October 21. The awards are named for Dr. Robert Violante, the former Chief of Emergency Medicine at VMC, and founding member of the VMC Foundation Board of Directors. […]

Hey HHS staff, join us for lunch August 12

The annual VMC Foundation “FREE STAFF LUNCH” event is fast approaching.  Join us August 12th, 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. on the 5th floor of the staff parking structure at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center for a delicious meal catered by Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme and live music by the Idol Hands Band. This […]