August 11, 2011 — Chai Lifeline awarded CHOP's Surgeon-in-Chief with its Community Service Award for his unwavering commitment to helping children with disabilities. Rabbi Chaim Z. Herzka presented the award to N. Scott Adzick, MD, Surgeon-in-Chief of the Hospital and director of the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, on July 26, 2011 at Bais Faiga Hall, Lakewood, NJ.

In presenting the award, Herzka told his own family's story and how grateful he is to Adzick for helping his son Rephael. The Chai Lifeline 2011 Reception video chronicles Herzka's presentation and Adzick's acceptance speech.