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2020 Gala 3rd Annual Black Tie Affair (By Invitation)
ALERT: DEFERRED DUE TO COVID-19
Celebrity Speaker: Dr. Jim Sears of the award winning series “The Doctors” on CBS
Ketel One Event Center 30 Journey, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
DR. JIM SEARS
Dr. Jim Sears, MD, or Dr. Jim as he is known by his youngest patients, is a board-certified pediatrician and co-host of the Emmy® Award-winning medical talk show THE DOCTORS. He has been featured on Parenting.com’s “Ask the Experts,” and has written for Parenting and BabyTalk magazine among many others.
Dr. Jim is co-author of The Healthiest Kid in the Neighborhood, Father’s First Steps – Twenty-Five Things Every New Father Should Know, The Premature Baby Book, The Baby Sleep Book and the best-selling The Baby Book – Revised Edition.
Dr. Jim is in private practice with his father and brother in Southern California. Dr. Jim earned his medical degree at St. Louis University School of Medicine in 1996 and completed his pediatric residency at Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine, and Tod Children’s Hospital in Youngstown, Ohio in 1999. During his residency, he received the honor of “emergency medicine resident of the year.”
A father of two, Dr. Sears’ personal passions include endurance cycling, mountain biking, triathlons, sailboat racing, snow skiing, hiking, acting in musical theater with his daughter and trying to keep up with his Jedi Knight/bike stunt rider/Lego enthusiast son.
The Doctors, in its sixth season, won the 2010 Emmy® Award for Outstanding Talk Show/Informative and has been nominated in the category every year since its inception in 2008. In addition, Dr. Sears and his co-hosts on The Doctors received consecutive Emmy® nominations for “Outstanding Talk Show Host” in 2011 and 2012. Dr. Sears’ funny antics and willingness to try any stunt thrown his way has made him an audience favorite.