Events

May 2017

Monday, May 1

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...

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...

So You've Got Talent?

Can you sing? Can you dance? Come and Join the HealthOutreach program discover new talent. Please call the HealthOutreach office to make your reservation at...

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...

Pulmonary Hypertension Support Group

For individuals with pulmonary hypertension. To register (required) call 718-780-5614.

Tuesday, May 2

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...

Steps Challenge Sign Up Tabling - Allen

Sign up is now open for the 2017 NYPBeHealthy Steps Challenge! Stop by the Steps Challenge Table to: Sign up for the Steps Challenge.Get help syncing your...

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...

Steps Challenge Sign Up Tabling - Weill Cornell

Sign up is now open for the 2017 NYPBeHealthy Steps Challenge! Stop by the Steps Challenge Table to: Sign up for the Steps Challenge.Get help syncing your...

Steps Challenge Sign Up Tabling - Westchester

Sign up is now open for the 2017 NYPBeHealthy Steps Challenge! Stop by the Steps Challenge Table to: Sign up for the Steps Challenge.Get help syncing your...

Are You at Risk for Cancer?

Spring Lecture Series - NYP/Queens Topic: Are You at Risk for Cancer? - Dr. David Fishman This weekly event is free and open to all employees and 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...

Bereavement Support Group

Led by a chaplain, the group is open to anyone who has experienced the recent loss of a loved one. Participants must attend all eight sessions. Call...

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.

Restorative Yoga - Cornell

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

Anxiety In The Age Of Generation Z

All are welcome to this free interactive lecture presented by Matthew W. Specht, Ph.D., staff member at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Westchester Division. ...

Wednesday, May 3

Mindfulness Meditation

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

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...

Grab and Go Nutritious Bites

Learn the skills necessary to prepare nutritious snacks and meals that are easy to grab-and-go, ensuring that you fuel each day with healthy foods. Jodie...

 Lower Manhattan Lecture Series: Cosmetic Health & Beauty

Lower Manhattan Lecture Series: Cosmetic Health & Beauty Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital invite you to our Lower...

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...

Thursday, May 4

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, May 5

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....

Cinco De Mayo Cooking Class

Celebrate Mexican-American culture with our Cinco De Mayo Cooking Class! Enjoy the flavors of Mexican cuisine, made simple and healthy, while learning how to...

Restore and 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 and 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.

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...

Monday, May 8

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...

Tuesday, May 9

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...

Demonstrating Self-Compassion

Spring Lecture Series - NYP/Queens Topic: Demonstrating Self-Compassion - Dr. K. Patricia Woods This weekly event is free and open to all employees and the...

Restore and 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 and 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.

Healthy Heart Talks

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

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...

Bereavement Support Group

Led by a chaplain, the group is open to anyone who has experienced the recent loss of a loved one. Participants must attend all eight sessions. Call...

Aging Well: Physical Activity For The Body and Mind

All are welcome to this free interactive workshop for seniors presented by Austin Oswald, MA, CTRS and Danielle Struble, MPT, DPT, staff members at...

Wednesday, May 10

Restore and Relax - Columbia

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

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.

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 - Columbia

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

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...

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...

Thursday, May 11

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 and 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 and 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 and Relax - Allen Hospital

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

Restore and Relax - Allen Hospital

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...

Friday, May 12

Brain Attack and Cerebrovascular Disease Update 2017

The Brain Attack course is a yearly comprehensive review of the field of cerebrovascular disease. It covers epidemiology, diagnosis, acute management,...

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.

Mother’s Day Brunch

Celebrate Moms and join us in the kitchen to create a healthy brunch including pancakes, egg dishes, muffins and more. Plan to impress mom with the gift of...

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....

Oncology Infusion Services Mix & Mingle!

World – Class Oncology: Is Chemo Your Bag? Mix and Mingle with Our Oncology Infusion Services! With one of the highest case mix indexes in the nation, and...

Monday, May 15

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 and 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 and 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.

Spring Soups

Soups aren’t just for winter! Back by popular demand, we continue to cook homemade soups using fresh, seasonal produce. Learn the basics of preparation, and...

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...

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, May 16

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...

Healthy Heart Talks

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

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...

Bereavement Support Group

Led by a chaplain, the group is open to anyone who has experienced the recent loss of a loved one. Participants must attend all eight sessions. Call...

Hearing and Ear Health: Diagnosing and Treating Adults with Hearing Loss

Presenters: Diana Callesano, Au.D, CCC-A Eric G. Nelson, Au.D, CCC-A The Health & Wellness Seminar Series is FREE and open to the public. Seating is...

Spring 2017 Health & Wellness Seminar Series: Hearing and Ear Health

Drs. Diana Callesano and Eric G. Nelson discuss diagnosing and treating adults with hearing loss

Maternal Emotional Well Being During Pregnancy and Post Partum

All are welcome to this free interactive lecture presented by Leah C. Susser, MD, staff member at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Westchester Division. ...

Wednesday, May 17

Mindfulness Meditation

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

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...

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, May 18

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, May 19

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....

Physician in the Kitchen: Cooking to Support Bone Health

The human skeleton is the internal framework of the body. Join Dr. Himani Chandra and as we discuss essential nutrients for bone health. A healthy lunch that...

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.

Monday, May 22

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...

NYP Queens RN Interview Day

RN Interview Event at NYP Queens! Nurses Make It Possible! RN Interview Day – May 22nd A nursing career with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens' is dynamic and...

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...

Sip Yourself to Better Health: The Benefits of Choosing Healthy Beverages

Topic: Sip Yourself to Better Health: The Benefits of Choosing Healthy Beverages - Mary Grace Webb This weekly event is free and open to all employees and...

Time Means Brain

In recognition to Stroke Month Presented by Olajide Williams , MD Medical Director, NYP/CUMC Stroke Center Please call the Healthoutreach office and make...

Restore and Relax - Westchester

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

Restore and Relax - Westchester

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

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, May 23

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...

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...

Bereavement Support Group

Led by a chaplain, the group is open to anyone who has experienced the recent loss of a loved one. Participants must attend all eight sessions. Call...

NAMI Westchester: In Our Own Voice ~ Personal Stories on Living with Mental Illness

All are welcome this free interactive workshop presented by NAMI Westchester. It will include a presentation and conversation with those who have struggled...

Wednesday, May 24

Stroke Alert Day

Free blood pressure screenings. Specialists from the Department of Neurosciences will be available to answer questions. Free screenings, educational...

Mindfulness Meditation

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

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, May 25

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 and 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 and 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.

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...

Restorative Yoga - Cornell

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

Friday, May 26

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....

Monday, May 29

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...

Tuesday, May 30

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...

NYP Columbia Security Interview Day Event

Safe Environments for Care: Security Officers Make It Possible At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, security officers do more than patrol facilities and...

You and Your Thyroid

Topic: You and Your Thyroid - Dr. Daniel Lorber This weekly event is free and open to all employees and the public. Our experts will discuss a range 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...

Bereavement Support Group

Led by a chaplain, the group is open to anyone who has experienced the recent loss of a loved one. Participants must attend all eight sessions. Call...

Wednesday, May 31

Mindfulness Meditation

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

Gluten-Free Cooking

May is Celiac Awareness Month, and you are invited to join us for a unique cooking class that highlights naturally gluten-free foods. Working to-gether, we...

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...

May 2017