Rubenstein Foundation Scholarship Spotlight

Kristine Badin is very busy. She’s in the second year of a three-year fellowship in hematology/oncology at Augusta University’s Georgia Cancer Center. And thanks to the Rubenstein Scholarship, she doesn’t have to spend time securing financial support; rather, she can focus on pursuing her dream. “I’m becoming a specialist in my field and it’s everyone’s

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SMGF Receives $100,000 Grant From The Horizon Foundation For New Jersey

The Summit Medical Group Foundation has received a $100,000 grant from The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey to support Food, Health and Hope: An Answer to Diabetes (FHH Diabetes), a collaborative program with The Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ). FHH Diabetes focuses on reducing the impact of diabetes in New Jersey urban municipalities in Essex, Passaic and Union counties, where adults with diabetes account for up to 10.6 percent of the population.

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Next Generation Scholarships

For Kristen Wong, studying medicine has always been the plan. “I love the idea of taking care of people, helping them directly, having continuity of care and building a long-term relationship with them,” she explained. In pursuit of her dream, she began eagerly attending Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, but soon realized something was missing.

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SMGF Gala Raises $1.35M

SMGF’s Annual Gala & Auction raises critical funds to ensure the Foundation can continue to offer access to high-quality care, education and mentorship without the burden of cost to the disadvantaged. Seth Meyers, host of NBC’s "Late Night with Seth Meyers," was recently a special guest at Summit Medical Group Foundation's (SMGF) fifth Annual Gala & Auction, where a record-breaking $1.35 million was raised.

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Letter to our Friends

Dear Friends, As many of you know, on May 12th we celebrated our Fifth Anniversary at our Annual SMGF Gala and Auction at The Grove in Cedar Grove, NJ. The event honored two of our outstanding oncologists in the Summit Medical Group MD Anderson Cancer Center, Dr. Kenneth Adler and Dr. Michael Wax, and featured

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SUMMIT MEDICAL GROUP FOUNDATION AWARDED $50,000 GRANT FROM AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION TO COMBAT NEW JERSEY’S DEADLY DIABETES EPIDEMIC

Summit Medical Group Foundation (SMGF) was recently one of seven non-profits to earn a $50,000 grant – the largest sum bestowed – by the American Medical Association Foundation (AMA Foundation). This grant was the first of its kind to be awarded under the AMA Foundation’s new mission of bringing physicians and communities together to foster

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