The UConn Foundation presents the 7th Annual White Coat Gala - WFSB 3 Connecticut

The UConn Foundation presents the 7th Annual White Coat Gala

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Channel 3 is once again partnering with The UConn Foundation for the seventh annual White Coat Gala to benefit UConn Health.

This year’s Gala will take place on Saturday, April 16 at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford.

According to the UConn Foundation’s website, Bess Economos, co-founder of Lea’s Foundation for Leukemia Research, and Dr. Pramod Srivastava, director of the Carole and Ray Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center at UConn health will be honored at the event.

WFSB Channel 3 Anchor Mark Zinni will co-host the event with UConn University President Susan Herbst.

The White Coat Gala raises money for UConn Health while celebrating “UConn Health’s eminent physicians, dentists, and researchers who are translating discoveries made in the lab into lifesaving advances.”

For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit the event page here.

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