American Heart Association’s 57th Annual Long Island Heart & Stroke Ball

The American Heart Association’s Long Island Annual Heart & Stroke Ball will be celebrating its 57th year on Thursday, November 13, 2019 at the Garden City Hotel. The Long Island Heart & Stroke Ball is an annual social event held to celebrate outstanding accomplishments of individuals and companies in the area of cardiovascular science and leadership in wellness.


This year’s event will be chaired by Wynne Nowland, CEO, Bradley & Parker, Inc. along with Medical Co-Chairs; Peter Fromm, MPH, RN, FACHE, FAHA Administrator, Cardiology Service Line Mount Sinai South Nassau & Beth Oliver, DNP, RN Senior Vice President of Cardiac Services Mount Sinai Health System. The 57th Annual Heart Ball will honor Medical Honoree Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD Director, Physician-in-Chief, Mount Sinai Heart Executive Leader, American Heart Association, NYC and Corporate Honorees Thomas & Nanci Dufek, Dufek and Associates, CFOforaday®.


The American Heart Association promises that we will have an extraordinary impact on your life by empowering you and your loved ones to save lives, live healthier and enjoy more peace of mind about cardiovascular disease. Our mission is to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives.


The Heart & Stroke Ball is expected to have more than 500 attendees from the Long Island medical and corporate community. The evening will include dinner, dancing and a silent auction offering an exciting assortment of generously donated items. The Long Island Life Is Why Sponsors are Bradley & Parker, Petro Home Services and South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside, The Flagship Hospital of Mt. Sinai Health System. This year’s local Heart & Stroke Ball Sponsors include: Giambalvo, Stalzer, & Company, CPAS, P.C., Thomas and Nanci Dufek.


Tickets are $600. Cocktail Hour starts at 6:00 p.m. followed by the program, dinner and dancing at 7:00 pm. This year’s music will be provided by In The Groove. For more information, tickets or for sponsorship opportunities, visit or call 516-962-0806.