Events

September 2017

Friday, September 1

Needle Arts- Crochet, Knitting and Quilting with Lucia Loher

Come and Learn How to Knit, Crochet and/or Quilt. Finished handmade blankets are donated to the newborn infants at our Post-Partum unit at 3 River West....

Weight Loss Surgery Seminar

The Columbia University Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital invites you to attend our free preoperative...

Diabetes Support Group

Our complimentary monthly diabetes support groups are facilitated by Jodie Ferrari, Registered Dietician. Two meeting times are offered per month to make it...

Tuesday, September 5

Breast Cancer Support Group

Focus: Fear of Recurrence Women age 45 and older meet 1:30-3 p.m. Women under age 45 meet 6-7:30 p.m. Facilitator: Cara B Hanover, LCSW RSVP: (646)...

Farmers Market

Neighborhood residents and staff from New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center flock to this Washington Heights market for its...

Tai-Chi with Marilu Zahn

Come and Practice Tai-Chi. It is known to bring a wide range of health benefits to the muscular, skeletal and circulatory system. The flowing movements serve...

Farmers Market

To increase access for our community, the hospital will provide free taxi service to residents within a five-mile radius of the hospital who are in need of...

Breastfeeding Support Group

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers a free breastfeeding support group for new mothers. This group meets weekly on Tuesdays from 2:30...

CardioFitness

Physical activity is important to prevent heart disease and stroke. It has a positive effect of many of the risk factors for heart disease (high blood...

Breastfeed with Certainty

This free program is facilitated by our lactation consultant and provides breastfeeding education and support. To register, please call (914) 734-3257.

Childbirth Class

Childbirth classes are taught by certified Lamaze instructors who are experts trained to help expectant mothers prepare for giving birth. A tour of the...

Wednesday, September 6

Joint Replacement Seminar

Are you tired of knee, hip or shoulder pain? Have you scheduled joint replacement surgery? Whether or not you are planning to get a new knee or hip, all are...

Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness meditation is the practice of intentionally focusing on the present moment, paying attention to the sensations, thoughts and emotions that arise....

Aphasia Support Group Meeting

Aphasia is a communication disorder that often results from damage to the brain – usually caused by stroke. It can affect the ability to speak and...

Balance Training with Marilu Zahn

Learn movement patterns to improve your balance and coordination-Calisthenics Choreographed walking to music-deep breathing and relaxation techniques. For...

Diabetes Support Group

Our complimentary monthly diabetes support groups are facilitated by Jodie Ferrari, Registered Dietician. Two meeting times are offered per month to make it...

Lower Manhattan Lecture Series: Your Gut and You

Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital invite you to our Lower Manhattan Lecture Series. Come join us for a free patient...

Weight Loss Surgery Support Group

This support group is for anyone who has already had weight loss surgery and for people who are considering bariatric surgery. Members of the Columbia...

Thursday, September 7

Perelman Mile-Plus Walk

Walking is one of the easiest ways to be physically active-and it's free. Participate in The Perelman Mile-Plus Walk. It's an outdoor walking route that...

HandsOnly CPR

HandsOnly CPR can be a life-saving difference for someone who has suffered a sudden cardiac arrest. There are over 350,000 cardiac arrests yearly in the...

Belly Dancing with Noora Shams

Come and explore the art and health benefits of Middle Eastern dancing. All classes are open to employees. For more information please call the...

Living with Cancer Support Group

A program of Gilda's Club Westchester. This free group is for men and women, newly diagnosed with cancer. The group will provide emotional support as a...

Friday, September 8

Breastfeeding Group

Join other breastfeeding moms to share stories and support. Second and Fourth Friday of the month. To register, please call (914) 734-3257.

Needle Arts- Crochet, Knitting and Quilting with Lucia Loher

Come and Learn How to Knit, Crochet and/or Quilt. Finished handmade blankets are donated to the newborn infants at our Post-Partum unit at 3 River West....

Sunday, September 10

Walk from Obesity

In the United States, more than 93 million individuals are effected by obesity. The ASMBS Foundation’s Walk from Obesity aims to raise public awareness,...

Monday, September 11

Golf Outing

We hope you'll join us for an enjoyable day of golf, delicious food and prizes to benefit our Hospital! If you have any questions about this event, please...

Breastfeeding Support Group

The Breastfeeding Support Group offers new mother's the opportunity to learn from one another and receive professional guidance from Judy McArdle, RN, NYP...

Chair Yoga with Margarita Pruitt

Learn to relax and relieve stress from your body, mind and spirit, build and strength and flexibity, improve stamina and muscle tone. For more information...

Cardiac Corner - Blood Pressure Screening

Blood pressure is one of the most important screenings. High blood pressure can greatly increase your risk of heart disease and stroke. High blood pressure...

Perelman Mile-Plus Walk

Walking is one of the easiest ways to be physically active-and it's free. Participate in The Perelman Mile-Plus Walk. It's an outdoor walking route that...

Zumba with Maria Assis

Latin inspired dance fitness. Learn the steps to cumbia, salsa, merengue, chacha and much more. All classes are open to employees. For more information...

Breastfeeding Preparation Class

If you need extra support and education about breastfeeding, please attend our Breastfeeding Preparation class. Instruction includes tips on how to prevent...

Tuesday, September 12

Farmers Market

Neighborhood residents and staff from New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center flock to this Washington Heights market for its...

Tai-Chi with Marilu Zahn

Come and Practice Tai-Chi. It is known to bring a wide range of health benefits to the muscular, skeletal and circulatory system. The flowing movements serve...

Healthy Heart Talks

Healthy Heart Talks are presentation related to heart health by NYP professionals. The presentations are informal and interactive allowing you the...

Breastfeeding Support Group

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers a free breastfeeding support group for new mothers. This group meets weekly on Tuesdays from 2:30...

Post-Treatment Cancer Group

A 4-part series offering cancer survivors a chance to learn about the late effects of cancer treatment. The program provides the opportunity to share and...

CardioFitness

Physical activity is important to prevent heart disease and stroke. It has a positive effect of many of the risk factors for heart disease (high blood...

Childbirth Class

Childbirth classes are taught by certified Lamaze instructors who are experts trained to help expectant mothers prepare for giving birth. A tour of the...

Wednesday, September 13

Joint Replacement Seminar

Are you tired of knee, hip or shoulder pain? Have you scheduled joint replacement surgery? Whether or not you are planning to get a new knee or hip, all are...

Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness meditation is the practice of intentionally focusing on the present moment, paying attention to the sensations, thoughts and emotions that arise....

Stroke Support Group

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers a free Stroke Support Group for patients who have experienced a stroke or transient ischemic attack...

Senior Health Seminar

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers a free monthly senior health seminar series at Brooklyn College. For more information and to register...

Caregivers Support Group

In collaboration with Heights and Hills, NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers a support group, led by a licensed social worker, for family...

Balance Training with Marilu Zahn

Learn movement patterns to improve your balance and coordination-Calisthenics Choreographed walking to music-deep breathing and relaxation techniques. For...

Restorative Yoga - Weill Cornell

Learn gentle relaxing yoga to help you feel more rebalanced and energized.

Thursday, September 14

Perelman Mile-Plus Walk

Walking is one of the easiest ways to be physically active-and it's free. Participate in The Perelman Mile-Plus Walk. It's an outdoor walking route that...

Restore & Relax - 38th Street

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Restore & Relax - Allen

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Restore & Relax - 38th Street

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Restore & Relax - Allen

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

HandsOnly CPR

HandsOnly CPR can be a life-saving difference for someone who has suffered a sudden cardiac arrest. There are over 350,000 cardiac arrests yearly in the...

Belly Dancing with Noora Shams

Come and explore the art and health benefits of Middle Eastern dancing. All classes are open to employees. For more information please call the...

Weight Loss Program

Whether it’s changing your eating habits, understanding your metabolism, or tracking your progress, we can help you take control of your weight forever....

Friday, September 15

Needle Arts- Crochet, Knitting and Quilting with Lucia Loher

Come and Learn How to Knit, Crochet and/or Quilt. Finished handmade blankets are donated to the newborn infants at our Post-Partum unit at 3 River West....

Sunday, September 17

Total Health for Your Body and Brain - JCC Open House

Sunday, September 17, 2017, 11:30am-5pm Visit the Jewish Community Center of Manhattan for a special fall open house focusing on the health of your body and...

Monday, September 18

Chair Yoga with Margarita Pruitt

Learn to relax and relieve stress from your body, mind and spirit, build and strength and flexibity, improve stamina and muscle tone. For more information...

Cardiac Corner - Blood Pressure Screening

Blood pressure is one of the most important screenings. High blood pressure can greatly increase your risk of heart disease and stroke. High blood pressure...

Perelman Mile-Plus Walk

Walking is one of the easiest ways to be physically active-and it's free. Participate in The Perelman Mile-Plus Walk. It's an outdoor walking route that...

Restore & Relax - 38th Street

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Restore & Relax - 38th Street

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Coping Skills Workshop Series for Anyone with Cancer

A 6-week coping skills workshop for adult men and women with cancer that will address the emotional experience of living with cancer and ways to effectively...

Breast Cancer Support Group

A program of Support Connection, Inc. Join a group of women who have also heard the words "you have breast cancer" as we discuss issues pertaining to all...

Tuesday, September 19

Breast Cancer Support Group

Focus: Fear of Recurrence Women age 45 and older meet 1:30-3 p.m. Women under age 45 meet 6-7:30 p.m. Facilitator: Cara B Hanover, LCSW RSVP: (646)...

Farmers Market

Neighborhood residents and staff from New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center flock to this Washington Heights market for its...

Tai-Chi with Marilu Zahn

Come and Practice Tai-Chi. It is known to bring a wide range of health benefits to the muscular, skeletal and circulatory system. The flowing movements serve...

Farmers Market

To increase access for our community, the hospital will provide free taxi service to residents within a five-mile radius of the hospital who are in need of...

Restore & Relax - 7th Avenue

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Restore & Relax - 7th Avenue

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Breastfeeding Support Group

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers a free breastfeeding support group for new mothers. This group meets weekly on Tuesdays from 2:30...

Look Good Feel Better

Look Good Feel Better is a free program affiliated with the American Cancer Society inviting women undergoing chemotherapy and radiation for professional wig...

CardioFitness

Physical activity is important to prevent heart disease and stroke. It has a positive effect of many of the risk factors for heart disease (high blood...

Weight Loss Program

Whether it’s changing your eating habits, understanding your metabolism, or tracking your progress, we can help you take control of your weight forever....

Meet the Doctor: My Achy Back – Triggers for Pain and the Latest Treatments

Marc Dyrszka, MD, an orthopedic and spine surgeon with ColumbiaDoctors Orthopedics and NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital will give a free presentation...

Wednesday, September 20

Joint Replacement Seminar

Are you tired of knee, hip or shoulder pain? Have you scheduled joint replacement surgery? Whether or not you are planning to get a new knee or hip, all are...

Restore and Relax - Milstein Heart Center

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing such as gentle movements and stretches that can alleviate tension and stress.

Restore and Relax - Milstein Hospital

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Midday Yoga - Starr Pavilion

Each Midday Yoga class focuses on simple movements, yoga poses, and practical grounding exercises that will leave you feeling refreshed, aligned and balanced.

Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness meditation is the practice of intentionally focusing on the present moment, paying attention to the sensations, thoughts and emotions that arise....

Restore and Relax - Milstein Hospital

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Balance Training with Marilu Zahn

Learn movement patterns to improve your balance and coordination-Calisthenics Choreographed walking to music-deep breathing and relaxation techniques. For...

Thursday, September 21

Perelman Mile-Plus Walk

Walking is one of the easiest ways to be physically active-and it's free. Participate in The Perelman Mile-Plus Walk. It's an outdoor walking route that...

HandsOnly CPR

HandsOnly CPR can be a life-saving difference for someone who has suffered a sudden cardiac arrest. There are over 350,000 cardiac arrests yearly in the...

Look Good…Feel Better®

In partnership with American Cancer Society, NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers free cancer support groups open to individuals who have...

Belly Dancing with Noora Shams

Come and explore the art and health benefits of Middle Eastern dancing. All classes are open to employees. For more information please call the...

Living with Cancer Support Group

A program of Gilda's Club Westchester. This free group is for men and women, newly diagnosed with cancer. The group will provide emotional support as a...

Friday, September 22

Breastfeeding Group

Join other breastfeeding moms to share stories and support. Second and Fourth Friday of the month. To register, please call (914) 734-3257.

Needle Arts- Crochet, Knitting and Quilting with Lucia Loher

Come and Learn How to Knit, Crochet and/or Quilt. Finished handmade blankets are donated to the newborn infants at our Post-Partum unit at 3 River West....

Midday Yoga - 38th Street

Each Midday Yoga class focuses on simple movements, yoga poses, and practical grounding exercises that will leave you feeling refreshed, aligned and balanced.

Saturday, September 23

Managing Epilepsy: Many Routes on the Journey to Full Control

Epilepsy care continues to evolve, requiring frequent updates of the newest information regarding treatment options. Three novel AEDs have been approved in...

Childbirth Class

Childbirth classes are taught by certified Lamaze instructors who are experts trained to help expectant mothers prepare for giving birth. A tour of the...

Monday, September 25

Chair Yoga with Margarita Pruitt

Learn to relax and relieve stress from your body, mind and spirit, build and strength and flexibity, improve stamina and muscle tone. For more information...

Look Good Feel Better

This free program is designed for women dealing with hair loss and skin changes from chemotherapy and radiation. You will learn specific techniques to help...

Perelman Mile-Plus Walk

Walking is one of the easiest ways to be physically active-and it's free. Participate in The Perelman Mile-Plus Walk. It's an outdoor walking route that...

Career Change Information Session - Central Sterile Supply Technician

Take your career to the next level Step in to the World of Central Sterile Processing Join us on September 25, 2017 to learn how you can enhance your...

Career Information session

Take Your Career to the Next Level Learn More About the World of Central Sterile Processing Event Hosted by Michele O’Brien, Patient Care Director of...

Zumba with Maria Assis

Latin inspired dance fitness. Learn the steps to cumbia, salsa, merengue, chacha and much more. All classes are open to employees. For more information...

Weight Loss Surgery Seminars

A program of the NY Bariatric Group A monthly educational seminar for people interested in bariatric surgery, hosted by Dr. Eric A. Sommer. Discuss...

Tuesday, September 26

Farmers Market

Neighborhood residents and staff from New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center flock to this Washington Heights market for its...

Tai-Chi with Marilu Zahn

Come and Practice Tai-Chi. It is known to bring a wide range of health benefits to the muscular, skeletal and circulatory system. The flowing movements serve...

Healthy Heart Talks

Healthy Heart Talks are presentation related to heart health by NYP professionals. The presentations are informal and interactive allowing you the...

Breastfeeding Support Group

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers a free breastfeeding support group for new mothers. This group meets weekly on Tuesdays from 2:30...

CardioFitness

Physical activity is important to prevent heart disease and stroke. It has a positive effect of many of the risk factors for heart disease (high blood...

Weight Loss Program

Whether it’s changing your eating habits, understanding your metabolism, or tracking your progress, we can help you take control of your weight forever....

Wednesday, September 27

Falls Prevention Awarness

Come and Join Us! The Columbia University Program in Occupational Therapy Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine will be giving a Lecutue on...

Joint Replacement Seminar

Are you tired of knee, hip or shoulder pain? Have you scheduled joint replacement surgery? Whether or not you are planning to get a new knee or hip, all are...

Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness meditation is the practice of intentionally focusing on the present moment, paying attention to the sensations, thoughts and emotions that arise....

Aphasia Support Group Meeting

Aphasia is a communication disorder that often results from damage to the brain – usually caused by stroke. It can affect the ability to speak and...

Balance Training with Marilu Zahn

Learn movement patterns to improve your balance and coordination-Calisthenics Choreographed walking to music-deep breathing and relaxation techniques. For...

Restorative Yoga - Allen Hospital

Learn gentle relaxing yoga to help you feel more rebalanced and energized.

Restorative Yoga - Starr Pavilion

Learn gentle relaxing yoga to help you feel more rebalanced and energized.

Restorative Yoga - Allen Hospital

Learn gentle relaxing yoga to help you feel more rebalanced and energized.

Restorative Yoga - Starr Pavilion

Learn gentle relaxing yoga to help you feel more rebalanced and energized.

Thursday, September 28

 Comprehensive Approach to Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Bariatrics

The Comprehensive Approach to Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Bariatrics program will provide up to date and evidenced based clinical information on the...

Perelman Mile-Plus Walk

Walking is one of the easiest ways to be physically active-and it's free. Participate in The Perelman Mile-Plus Walk. It's an outdoor walking route that...

Falls Prevention Kick Off Lectures

Come learn everything you need to know about the prevalence of falls in the older adult community; what to do if you have a fall; how to improve your...

HandsOnly CPR

HandsOnly CPR can be a life-saving difference for someone who has suffered a sudden cardiac arrest. There are over 350,000 cardiac arrests yearly in the...

Belly Dancing with Noora Shams

Come and explore the art and health benefits of Middle Eastern dancing. All classes are open to employees. For more information please call the...

Diabetes Support Group

For people with diabetes and prediabetes. For more information call 718-246-8603.

Surgical Weight Reduction Information Seminar and Support Group

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers free surgical weight reduction information seminars and support group meetings open to individuals...

Friday, September 29

Needle Arts- Crochet, Knitting and Quilting with Lucia Loher

Come and Learn How to Knit, Crochet and/or Quilt. Finished handmade blankets are donated to the newborn infants at our Post-Partum unit at 3 River West....

Restore & Relax - Lower Manhattan

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

Restore & Relax - Lower Manhattan

Learn simple and effective self-care tools for daily wellbeing that can be done during the work day, while commuting or at home.

September 2017