Medical Society Alliance gets national award
The Mahoning County Medical Society Alliance received a Prestige Award from the National Alliance AMA Alliance for its Akron Children’s Mahoning Valley Hospital Garden of Hope Project, for which it raised $22,500 through its annual fashion show. The award for Health Awareness Promotion/Fundraising was presented at the Ohio State Medical Association fall meeting Sept. 14 at the Lake Club in Poland. Sarah Sanders, treasurer from the National Alliance, presented the award to Carol Sankovic, Ohio State Medical Alliance president, and Mahoning County past presidents, Cassie Calderon and Paula Jakubek. Featured with the award are Carol Sankovic, left, Paula Jakubek, Cassie Calderon and Sarah Sanders.