Golisano Global Health Leadership Award

Golisano Global Health Leadership Awards recipients seated on stage: Ms. Ann Costello, Executive Director, Golisano Foundation and Nyasha Derera and Ibtihaj Muhammad both Sargent Shriver International Global Messenger at the Global Health Forum.↵↵Recipients include: Professor Kamal Bani-Hani of Jordan, Dr. Luc Marks of Belgium, Ying Feng from Hua Dong Hospital in China, Dr. Ashok Dhoble of India, Dr. Manoj Shah from The Lions Sight First Eye Hospital in Kenya, Marco Villasboa, Chairmen of the board of Special Olympics Paraguay, is accepting the award on Dr. Ferreira’s behalf, Dr. Peter Seidenberg from the United States of America.

The Golisano Global Health Leadership Award honors health champions and their extraordinary efforts toward fulfilling the goals, values, and mission of the Special Olympics global health program. These seven honorees were chosen from among 25 individuals or organizations recognized in 2016 at the country or U.S. state level.

2019 Golisano Global Health Leadership Award Honorees

Golisano Award Winners
Group of boys outside holding up a mosquito net.
Honorees awarded in 2018.
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Group of people standing outside in front of a newly growing garden.
Honorees awarded in 2017.
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Man and woman standing outside. Woman is holding her baby and man in Special Olympics Golisano branded red short sleeve polo shirt and white Special Olympics branded visor is looking at her baby.
Honorees awarded in 2016.
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