Women’s Bar Association Women of Distinction Awards

Emily Sanchez (l) presents Dr. Yvette Calderon, Albert Einstein College of Medicine professor of emergency medicine, with her award.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

The Gender Fairness Committee for the 12th District in cooperation with the Bronx Women’s Bar Association held a Thursday, April 14 Women’s History Month celebration at the Bronx County Courthouse. This year’s exemplary honorees included District Attorney Darcel Clark; Dr. Yvette Calderon, Albert Einstein College of Medicine professor of emergency medicine; court officer Ruth Espinosa-Mejia; Kay Amer; Maria Izaguirre; Isora Pineda; court officer Florence Coen-Lahoz and EVOLVE Student Award recipients Jenna Johnson, Sophia Stephenson, Nina Bosuo, Akosuo Domfeh and Chasare Allen. These women of distinction received award certificates, plaques and proclamations in recognition of their remarkable achievements.

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