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First-Ever Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program Seeded By Philanthropy


Attracting the nation’s best physicians to practice at the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center has always been a top priority. With the launch of a Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program, that focus continues by providing specialized training to some of the top oncologists in the field of medicine today. A $346,875 Louise Washington Trust grant, $595,818 (two […]


Hanson Gift Memorializes Community Volunteer


While accompanying his wife, Karen Hanson, to treatments at the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, what stood out to Jon Hanson was the dedication he saw in every nurse, physician and caregiver. “You can do a job, or you can do a job with a smile,” Hanson, chairman and founder of The Hampshire Real Estate […]


Weldon Materials Invests in Centers of Excellence, COVID Response


Weldon Materials, Inc., a fifth-generation New Jersey-based family business has made philanthropy a priority. For more than 20 years, the company has been a generous and consistent supporter of Morristown Medical Center, donating to new initiatives, campaigns and advancements at its Centers of Excellence. “We feel as a company, where much is given, much is […]


T.J. Dermot Dunphy’s Tapestry of Giving


T.J. Dermot Dunphy*, CEO of Kildare Enterprises LLC, is committed to building healthier communities. More specifically, Dunphy, who was born in Ireland and raised in England, has donated more than $200,000 to Morristown Medical Center, mostly to women’s health and, most recently, art therapy. “Women’s health is an area that is important to me because […]


State Grant Provides Morristown Medical Center with Thousands of Meals for Caregivers


A $360,000 grant through the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) Sustain & Serve NJ program will fund the delivery of 450 meals each day – breakfast, lunch, and dinner –  through the end of May to Morristown Medical Center team members. The grant, which was awarded to the FLAG (Front Line Appreciation Group) of Chatham/Madison, helps continue […]


Holiday Donations Bring Joy to Goryeb Children’s Hospital Patients


Community members donated thousands of toys during the 2021 holiday season to Goryeb Children’s Hospital. This list includes the following organizations/departments: Atlantic Health System Information Services and Security  East Hanover Police Department  Mount Olive Police Department  New Jersey State Police and Port Authority Police Department  Randolph Y, RANY swim team + many others Additionally, two […]


Watch I Inside Update: Excellence in Cancer Care


Thank you to those who joined us for Inside Update: Excellence in Cancer Care, a part of our donor-exclusive speaker series featuring Morristown Medical Center experts. If you were unable to attend the live webinar or missed any portion of the presentation, it is now available to watch at your convenience.  Inside Update: Excellence in Cancer Care​, […]


Healing Hands Award: Michael Alapatt, MD


Barry Lenson loves his morning routine. He comes downstairs and makes coffee for his wife, Fran Taber, and carries the cups back upstairs for them to enjoy before work. All that changed when he woke up with hip pain that progressively got worse until the 70-year-old could no longer maneuver crutches, the stairs and carrying […]