Spotlight On: The Female Soldier: Elaine H. Berkowitz, DMD | Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum Trust, Inc.

Spotlight On: The Female Soldier: Elaine H. Berkowitz, DMD

Joseph A. Dugan, Jr. Hall of Valor Induction Ceremony
January 18, 2018
Memorial Day Celebration
February 16, 2018
When:
March 8, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
2018-03-08T18:30:00-05:00
2018-03-08T20:00:00-05:00
Where:
Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum Trust, Inc.
4141 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15213
Cost:
Free

In honor of women’s history month, we will shine our spotlight on Dr. Elaine Berkowitz, DMD. A Pittsburgh native, Berkowitz received her Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University Of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. She retired from the Army Reserves as a Lieutenant Colonel with 38 years of service and she deployed 4 times and has accumulated numerous medals and awards. Dr. Berkowitz is a member of various military and dental organizations. She is active in the Reserve Officers Association, the Military Order of World Wars, The American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Jewish War Veterans, Women Army Corp Veterans Association, Women’s Overseas Service League as well as the American Dental Association and Special Advocates in Dentistry, to name a few. She recently received a Doctor Honoris Causa from the University of Prizren, Kosovo. This prestigious award was previously given to Bill Clinton and Tony Blair. Dr. Berkowitz has published her autobiography, “Live Life…Love Country”.

Join us at 6:30 for a lecture and book signing during evening museum hours.