Physicians Ball

Make plans now to join us October 26, 2024 for the Medical Foundation of Nashville's Physicians Ball! The Medical Foundation of Nashville is getting ready to party, while raising funds to improve the health of our community and you're invited to join in the festivities as we raise funds to support the work of MFN to support health access, promote healthy lifestyles, and champion health and medical education.  More details to come!

If you’re ready to consider how you'll join us and who you'd like to, below are some options that will be available for you!


Whether you’ve already got a group you’d like to celebrate with or you’re looking to meet some new friends, or both, we have an option for you!  Patron options can include two, four, or eight people, and patrons receive benefits of preferential seating, signage, and more.   Patron packages will go on sale in the spring.

Sponsor options are available now, and we would love to speak with you about the benefits of your business sponsoring the Physicians Ball!  If you'd like more information on becoming a sponsor, please let us know by emailing or calling 615-712-6236 ext 202.

Ticket sales will open during the summer.  If you'd like to receive an email when tickets are available, please contact


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2023 Event Recap:

On Saturday, October 21, 2023, physicians, donors, and other constituents gathered to celebrate physicians, the practice of medicine in Middle Tennessee, and the great work of the Medical Foundation of Nashville. More than 100 guests enjoyed a delicious three-course dinner, an amazing band, and a fun silent auction, as well as a presentation from board chair Christopher Ott, MD, featuring successes and updates on the work of the Medical Foundation of Nashville. The event was a great success, creating a celebratory environment for physicians to be together outside of a clinical setting and raising money to support the work of the Medical Foundation, thanks to event sponsors HCA Healthcare / TriStar Health, KraftCPAs, SVMIC, and Tennessee Oncology, as well as event patrons, ticket purchasers, and donors. Click the images below or here to see the full gallery of photos from October 21, 2023.


2023 Sponsors and Patrons:

We are so appreciative of our sponsors and patrons who were an important part of making the 2022 celebration happen!  If your organization is interesting in sponsoring or you have questions about being a patron of the Physicians Ball, Rebecca Leslie or Nikki Ringenberg would be happy to discuss these opportunities with you.  Click on their names for email, or call 615-712-6236.

Mission Champion Sponsor:

Access to Care Sponsors:


Corporate Table Host:


Elizabeth Livingston and Timothy Livingston, MD

Christopher Ott, MD


Michael Beckham, MD and Brenda Beckham

David Farnen , DPM

Dan Hatef, MD and Lynsi Hatef

Yerusalem Lanier, DPM

Marilynn Michaud, MD

Nicole Schlechter, MD and Raymond Bluth, MD

Gregg Shepard, MD and Amy Shepard


Ralph Atkinson, MD and Denise Dunco

Laura Lawson, MD and William Lawson, MD

Rebecca and Brett Leslie

Barrett Rosen, MD and Carolyn Rosen

M. Kevin Smith, MD and Lisa Smith

Jule West, MD and David West

Michael Zanolli, MD and Julie Sandine, Esq.

John Zic, MD and Mary Zic

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