Inova Alexandria Hospital Named Chamber of Commerce Member of the Year

Hospital recognized for 40+ years of steadfast support

Alexandria, VA – The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce has named Inova Alexandria Hospital its 2018 Member of the Year. This award recognizes the hospital’s long-time involvement with the Chamber, which includes board representation, committee involvement, partnerships and sponsorships.

“Inova Alexandria Hospital is a steadfast supporter of the Chamber through its commitment to our mission and programs,” said Gin Kinneman, Chair of the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. “Contributions include work on the Board of Directors, Government Relations Committee, the Young Leader’s Network, the Inner Circle, and presenting sponsor of the Valor Awards, which honor the brave women and men of the Alexandria Police and Fire Departments, and Sheriff’s Office.”

The hospital has been an active member of the Alexandria Chamber since 1977, working side by side to optimize community health and well-being. “We are very proud to be named the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce’s 2018 Member of the Year,” said Rina Bansal, MD, MBA, Acting Chief Executive Officer and Chief Medical Officer, Inova Alexandria Hospital. “Strong community connection is a distinguishing characteristic of our hospital, and we look forward to many more years of collaboration with this great organization to support the community where we live and work.”

“This is a high honor, and highlights the valued partnerships we have in our community,” said Ann Harbour, Director of Government and Community Relations, East Region, who also serves on the Chamber’s Government Relations Committee. “It’s a testament to the combined commitment of both our organizations to the health and vitality of our city’s residents and businesses.”

Media Contact: Kimberli Alberty,, 703-504-3840

About Inova
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine together with more patient-centric services to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than 2 million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond.

We are shaping the future of health through our integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes. Our commitment to health and wellness is further reflected in our sustainable practices. Inova is home to world-class researchers, expert medical specialists and renowned scientists, who are driving innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness. For more information, visit, or find Inova on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.


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