Resolution J615-2013

Honoring Gene Nachamkin, Ph.D. upon the occasion of his designation as recipient of the Flame of Hope Award

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  • Feb 28, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Feb 28, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Feb 26, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION honoring Gene Nachamkin, Ph.D. upon the occasion
of his designation as recipient of  the  Flame  of  Hope  Award  by  the
Epilepsy Foundation of Northeastern New York

WHEREAS,  The  State  of New York takes great pride in acknowledging its
esteemed residents who have distinguished themselves in their community;
and
  WHEREAS, Gene Nachamkin, Ph.D. will be honored with the Epilepsy Foun-
dation of Northeastern  New  York's  Flame  of  Hope  Award  during  its
"Confections  in  Chocolate  Gala"  to be held at Wolferts Roost Country
Club on March 9, 2013; and
  WHEREAS, Dr. Nachamkin studied  accounting  and  finance,  earning  an
undergraduate  degree form the State University of New York at Albany, a
graduate degree from Fordham  University,  and  a  Ph.D.  from  American
University; and
  WHEREAS,  He has enjoyed a distinguished career in healthcare for over
40 years; and
  WHEREAS, Dr. Nachamkin has successfully  operated  a  traumatic  brain
injury  facility, a pediatric care unit, skill and sub-acute facilities,
and rehabilitation centers; and
  WHEREAS, He contributes his time  to  many  fraternal  and  non-profit
organizations, including several A.R.C.s; and
  WHEREAS,  Dr.  Nachamkin  resides  in  Niskayuna with his loving wife,
Dianna; and
  WHEREAS, He has exhibited the true spirit of  this  prestigious  award
through  his  tireless  dedication to healthcare and his community; now,
therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
honor  Gene  Nachamkin,  Ph.D.  upon  the occasion of his designation as
recipient of the Flame of Hope  Award  by  the  Epilepsy  Foundation  of
Northeastern New York; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Gene Nachamkin, Ph.D.

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