BRA Day 2013
 
Maggie Wiegandt (Vice President of Oncology Services for Memorial Healthcare System), Alexia Echevarria (Housewives of Miami)

The second BRA Day USA 2013 event by Physician’s Institute and Memorial Cancer Institute gathered more than 300 guests to promote education awareness and access regarding post-mastectomy breast reconstruction. At the event J. Craig Uecker, MD and Jonathan R. Weiser, MD welcomed special guest speaker, actress, model, dancer, winner of Season 7 and current host of “Dancing with the Stars,” Brooke Burke, and Dr. Jay Orringer who was the plastic surgeon for Angelina Jolie’s recent breast reconstruction. Alexia Echavarria from the Realhousewives of Miami was the Mistress of Ceremony.

Proceeds from BRA Day 2013 event, will provide emotional and financial support for women who have endured and survived breast cancer treatment through funding Memorial Cancer Institute and The Breast Reconstruction Awareness Fund of The Plastic Surgery Foundation.

Thanks to our generous sponsors and supporters, Chanel Boutique at Bal Harbour, Memorial Cancer Institute, Sientra, LifeCell, Bard, Vioptics, Maxon Events and MTF.




Jonathan R. Weiser, MD (Physician’s Institute of Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc.), Brooke Burke (Host Dancing with the Stars) and J. Craig Uecker, MD (Physician’s Institute of CosmeticandReconstructive Surgery, Inc.)

Jonathan R. Weiser, MD, Brooke Burke, Phyllis Neimark, MD (Director of Breast Surgical Oncology, Memorial Healthcare System), Alexia Echavarria, J. Craig Uecker, MD


Jonathan R. Wieser, MD and J. Craig Uecker, MD

Phyllis Neimark, MD and Jonathan R. Weiser, MD

Alexia Echevarria and John Wiltsey (Director, Chanel Boutique Bal Harbour)


Jonathan R. Weiser, Ihor Pidhorecky, MD (Medical Director Surgical Oncology, Memorial Healthcare System), Sri Sundararaman, MD (Medical Director of Radiation Oncology, Radiology Associates), Jay Orringer, MD (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon), Brooke Burke, Alexia Echevarria, Alejandra Perez, MD (Medical Director of Breast Oncology, Breast Cancer Center/Memorial Cancer Institute), Phyllis Neimark, MD and J. Craig Uecker, MD


Alexia Echevarria and Mindy Williams, MD (Breast Surgical Oncologist, Memorial Healthcare System)

Jonathan R. Weiser, MD, Brooke Burke, Alexia Echevarria, Alejandra Perez, MD, J. Craig Uecker, MD


Alexia Echevarria and Commissioner Laura Raybin-Miller (Secretary/Treasurer South Broward Hospital District)

Alexia Echevarria, Master of Ceremony for BRA Day 2013

Brooke Burke, BRA Day 2013 Honorary Speaker


Maggie Wiegandt and Wanda Ditthardt (Administrator, Physician’s Institute of Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery, Inc.)

BRA Day 2013 – Acqualina Resort & Spa


BRA Day 2013 Event at the Acqualina Resort & Spa


Aurelio Fernandez (Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer for Memorial Healthcare System) and Brooke Burke

Herman & Alexia Echevarria with Jonathan R. Weiser, MD


Jonathan R. Weiser, MD, Jay Orringer, MD, Brooke Burke, Alexia Echevarria, J. Craig Uecker, MD

Sri Sundararaman, MD, Phyllis Neimark, MD, Brooke Burke, Ihor Pidhorecky, MD, Alexia Echevarria, Alejandra Perez, MD


Mary Hayes, MD (Radiologist of Women’s Imaging – Radiology Associates), Maggie Wiegandt, Maria Ciccia, MD, Brooke Burke, Brian Hunis, MD (Medical Oncologist – Memorial Cancer Institute), Mindy Williams, MD and Alejandra Perez, MD


Maria Ciccia, MD (Radiation Oncologist, Radiology Associates) and Vedner Guerrier (Director of Physician Practices, Memorial Cancer Institute)

Maggie Wiegandt, Alexia Echevarria and Eric Wiegandt


Robert Murphy, MD (President, American Society of Plastic Surgeons)

Wanda Ditthardt, Brooke Burke, and Tony Claro (Sientra)


Jonathan R. Weiser, MD, Kevin Chung, MD (President of Plastic Surgery Foundation), Jay Orringer, MD, Brooke Burke, Robert Murphy, MD, Alexia Echevarria and J. Craig Uecker, MD


Christian Prieto (Chanel), Lilly Rodriguez (Chanel), Brooke Burke, Lauren Valdes (Chanel) and John Wiltsey (Director, Chanel Boutique Bal Harbour, Fl.)

Marlene Braga and Rose Warner (Physician’s Institute of Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery, Inc.)


Jackie Deganais, Maria Montano (Physician’s Institute of Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery, Inc.), Robin Harvin, Laura Valdes, Christian Prieto, Paola Gutierrez (Univision), Raquel Bargot, Lilly Rodriguez, John Wiltsey


Brooke Burke