For Immediate Release

Six LifeBridge Teams and Team Members Among The Daily Record’s 2020 Healthcare Heroes

Baltimore, MD - LifeBridge Health is proud to announce that six teams and team members have recently been named 2020 Healthcare Heroes by The Daily Record for their outstanding contributions in the healthcare field. 

Each year, The Daily Record, a statewide daily newspaper, recognizes organizations and individuals in Maryland who have made an impact on the quality of health care.  In 2020, 35 health care workers were honored within eight different categories.

Congratulations to this year’s honorees from LifeBridge Health:

Ashley Keating
Nurse of the Year
Carroll Hospital

Marc Gertner, M.D.
Physician of the Year
General Surgery Specialist

Aziza T. Shad, M.D.
Physician of the Year
Ellen W.P. Wasserman Chair of Pediatrics, Chief of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, The Herman & Walter Samuelson Children’s Hospital at Sinai

John E. Herzenberg, M.D., FRCSC, FAAOS
Lifetime Achievement
Director, International Center for Limb Lengthening, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics

LifeBridge Health, Virtual Hospital
Advancements and Innovation in Health Care

Lifebridge Health, Population Health
Community Outreach/Education Hero

The 2020 winners were recently formally recognized for their accomplishments at a virtual awards ceremony.

About LifeBridge Health:
LifeBridge Health is one of the largest, most comprehensive providers of health services in Maryland. LifeBridge Health includes Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Carroll Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, Grace Medical Center and related affiliates. For more information, visit

Helene King