New York Spring Event
The New York Spring Event is the American Kidney Fund’s signature fundraiser in the Northeast region. This year, the event honored Mr. Daniel J. Rosenstein as Humanitarian of the Year and Dr. Bruce Spinowitz as Nephrologist of the Year.
The 8th Annual New York Spring Event took place on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at Terrace on the Park, Flushing Meadows Park, New York.
For more information about this event, please email Maggie Eng-Salvaggio or call her at 800.638.8299.
This Year's Honorees
Humanitarian of the Year
Mr. Daniel J. Rosenstein
J.P. Morgan Private Bank
Dan Rosenstein is a Managing Director and Senior Banker with J.P. Morgan’s Long Island Private Bank. Prior to joining J.P. Morgan in February 2013, Dan ran Banking and Money Market Products at Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management Americas. During his three years in this role, on-balance-sheet assets under management more than tripled from $2.1 billion to $7.4 billion. Prior to this, Dan built and led Deutsche Bank Americas’ Corporate Cash Management and Supply Chain Finance businesses, which won Euromoney’s #1 Award for Excellence in 2008, and a Trade Finance Magazine Supply Chain Finance Deal of the Year Award in 2009.
Dan also worked at Citibank until 2001, where he led the Global Cash Management and Trade Finance Sales group for the Northeastern United States.
Dan also sits on the Boards of Directors of both the National School Climate Center and the N.Y. Center for Child Development.
Nephrologist of the Year
Dr. Bruce Spinowitz
Associate Director, Nephrology
Vice Chairman, Department of Medicine
New York Hospital Queens
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Dr. Bruce Spinowitz is Vice Chairman of the Department of Medicine at New York Hospital Queens and Associate Director of Nephrology and Dialysis Services at the hospital’s Trude Weishaupt Memorial Satellite Dialysis Center. He is also a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University.
Dr. Spinowitz has been named to The New York Times Magazine’s “Super Doctors” list consistently over the past 10 years and has received the “Top 10 Doctor” award from the American Registry.
He received his medical degree at the New York University School of Medicine and his internal medicine and nephrology training at Bellevue/NYU Hospital in New York City. Following his training he was Associate Director of Dialysis at Bellevue Hospital before joining Nephrology Associates PC in 1979.
Dr. Spinowitz initiated the peritoneal dialysis program at New York Hospital Queens in 1980. Under his leadership, the program grew into one of the largest peritoneal dialysis programs in the United States.
He has worked with numerous pharmaceutical companies over the last two decades as an investigator and advisor to industry. He has published more than 50 peer-reviewed articles in nephrology journals.