Spring 2022 Update

Thank you for visiting the Georgetown Pediatrics Gala site

We continue to monitor the public health conditions and look forward to announcing plans for the next Gala in the coming months.

Thank you to our Friends and Sponsors who have contributed so generously to our mission during these challenging times.

Consistent with our Gala Proceeds Statement, donations received are directed to supporting pediatric researchers working to advance children’s health and our many pediatric programs that serve children and families in need.

For more information or to make a donation please contact Nora Frieden, Administrator, Georgetown Pediatrics at friedenn@gunet.georgetown.edu

Thank you to Friends and Sponsors for joining us for our virtual presentation of the 21st Annual Georgetown Pediatrics Gala

held on Wednesday, October 21st 2020

Presenting Sponsor

The Embassy of the State of Qatar

Program Highlights:

Honorary Gala Host His Excellency Meshal bin Hamad Al Thani

Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the United States

Moderated Panel Discussion on Community Relief Efforts

Hosted by Richard Lui, Anchor, MSNBC and NBC News


Janine Rethy, MD | Maria Aramburu de la Guardia, MD | Nichelle Johnson, MPH

Welcome Remarks

Michael C. Sachtleben

President, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Special COVID Safety Presentation

Michael J. Donnelly, MD

Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Georgetown University – MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Essential Worker Tribute

Claire Romansky, Program Emcee