2017 Ellis Island Medal of Honor: South Asian Recipients
|2017 Ellis Island Medal of Honor:
South Asian Recipients
|This year is no different than previous years in that several prominent South Asian received the prestigious award.
Dr. Adil H. Haider, MD, MPH, FACS: Dr. Haider is a trauma surgeon, public health researcher, and the Kessler Director of Center for Surgery and Public Health at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School.
Indra Nooyi: PepsiCo CEO since 2006 and chairman since 2007, Nooyi has since become a champion for diversity and women’s rights.
Dr Annapoorna S Kini: Dr. Kini is a cardiologist and Professor of Cardiology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.
Dinesh Paliwal: Paliwal has served as the president and CEO at Harman International Industries since July 2007 and later became the chairman in 2008.
Mohan H Patel
Fareed Zakaria : Zakaria is an author, host of CNN’s Fareed Zakaria GPS, and columnist for The Washington Post.
|2017 International Ellis Island Medal of Honor Recipients|