Dr. Anthony Sabatelli of Dilworth IP has been appointed to serve as Vice President and Director of the Nicholas & Viola Spinelli Foundation, a Connecticut-based philanthropic organization.  A guiding principle of the Foundation is that “educating society is basic to its betterment.”  As part of its charter, the Foundation provides college scholarships to area high school students wanting to pursue a career in the healthcare field.  The foundation was established by the late Dr. Nicholas N.P. Spinelli and his sister, the late Viola J. Spinelli, both prominent players in shaping healthcare and medicine in the State.  Dr. Spinelli was a practicing physician and later served as director of medical education at Bridgeport Hospital and also as alumni director at Yale’s School of Medicine.  Ms. Spinelli was a former Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Bridgeport Hospital.  Regarding his appointment, Dr. Sabatelli said that “I am both honored and humbled to serve the Foundation to carry on the legacy and wishes of the Spinellis’ to support the higher education goals of deserving students.”

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