The SPARK! Gala and Leadership Conference illuminate the work of ASF to promote service to underserved people and perpetuate the legacy of Nobel Peace Laureate Dr. Albert Schweitzer and his philosophy of Reverence for Life and service.
This inspiring evening will highlight the community impact of Schweitzer Fellows and present our highest honors to individuals who through their life’s work demonstrate a commitment to improving health, developing leaders and creating change. The 2017 SPARK! Gala will take place Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel.
The Schweitzer Leadership Conference convenes 200 current Schweitzer Fellows and alumni, as well as other graduate students and health professionals and community leaders in a day-long conference to learn from strategic and innovative leaders who are shaping thought leadership, discussions and actions related to health equity, health care, social change and public policy. Nationally known health and health care leaders serve as faculty presenters and the honorees serve as keynote speakers. The 2017 SPARK! Leadership Conference will take place Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel.