The Touro Infirmary Foundation


Silver Scope Soiree

The Touro Infirmary Foundation will present the Murrel H. Kaplan Compassionate Physician Award at the Silver Scope Soiree on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at the Audubon Tea Room.


Dr. Murrel H. Kaplan was Chief of Internal Medicine at Touro from 1957-1962 and served his patients, and the hospital, with distinction as a member of the medical staff for 50 years. The Kaplan Compassionate Physician Award is given annually to an active physician affiliated with Touro Infirmary who demonstrates the characteristics of compassion and caring for which Dr. Kaplan was so highly esteemed.

We are excited to announce the 2018 Honoree is Alfred John Colfry III, M.D. Dr. Colfry has shown the utmost compassion to his patients and will be recognized for his dedication to the values Dr. Kaplan exemplified.

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Kaplan Compassionate Physician Award logo

Questions? Contact the Foundation at foundation@lcmchealth.org or 504-897-8435.