CARITAS: A Celebration of St. Vincent Charity in Cleveland

Friday, October 13, 2017 | Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland | 300 Lakeside Ave. East

Join us in the fight against addiction 

Proceeds from CARITAS will be dedicated to the expansion of addiction treatment services at Rosary Hall. St. Vincent Charity is committed to saving lives today and over the long term, while conducting research that initiates models for more effective care and treatment. For more information outlining its 65-year history of success in addiction treatment, as well as plans for expansion, please visit Take a moment to read the stories from the people and the families who have been impacted by addiction. They are both heart-wrenching and hopeful.

St. Vincent Charity will again highlight some of the many people and programs making a difference in the fight against addiction, including:

  • Bill Denihan, CEO of the ADAMHS Board - St. Vincent de Paul Award
  • Albana Dreshaj, D.O., Medical Director, Psychiatric Emergency Department - Doctor of the Year
  • Cathy Kopinsky, Director of Community Outreach – Radiant Spirit Award
  • Cindy Amos, RN, Behavioral Health – Clinical Nursing Excellence Award
  • Mary Ann Naumann, RN, Spine and Orthopedic Institute – Clinical Nursing Excellence Award

For more information, visit

Starts: Friday, October 13, 2017 5:00 PM
Ends: Friday, October 13, 2017 11:00 PM
Location: Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, 300 Lakeside Ave. East, Cleveland, Ohio 44114
Ministry: St. Vincent Charity Medical Center

Blog Posts From

St. Vincent Charity virtual dementia tour gives caregivers a “humbling” exercise in empathy

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center recently hosted a virtual dementia tour for caregivers who wanted to experience how a patient with dementia sees, hears and feels in their world. Run by Crossroads Hospice, the tour is described as an active empathy exercise where participants learn what it’s like to have dementia as they try to perform everyday tasks.[More]

tags: St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, health care

Free transportation increases addiction treatment attendance at Rosary Hall

WVIZ-TV recently profiled a program at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center that offers free transportation program to Rosary Hall patients completing intensive outpatient program (IOP) for addiction. The program provides patients in Rosary Hall’s IOP with no-cost, individualized transportation through Uber or Lyft for all assessments and treatment sessions.[More]

tags: St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, health care

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center spine surgeon named president of Mid-America Orthopedic Association

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center spine surgeon Robert McLain, M.D., was named president of the Mid-America Orthopaedic Association at the organization’s annual meeting in April. Dr. McLain will help guide the organization’s mission in 2018-2019 to provide educational and fellowship opportunities for its 1,400 orthopedic surgeon members in 20 states.[More]

tags: St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, health care

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center residents host Doctors' Day show-and-tell with preschool students

In celebration of the national observance of Doctors’ Day, two St. Vincent Charity medical residents visited the Bingham Early Learning Center. Dr. Randol Kennedy and Dr. Emre Bucak did show-and-tell and dress-up with the preschool children. They also spoke to the kids about how doctors help keep people healthy and why going to the doctor shouldn’t be scary.[More]

tags: St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, health care

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center honors Dr. Joseph Sopko as 2018 Physician of the Year

Since 1979, Joseph Sopko, M.D., chief medical officer at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, has become part of the fabric of what makes St. Vincent Charity the unique and compassionate organization that it is today. He was recently recognized for his invaluable contributions during the annual doctors’ day celebration where he was presented with the physician of the year award.[More]

tags: St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, health care