NewYork-Presbyterian

Events

November 2017

Wednesday, November 1

Free Community Flu Vaccines

To reduce your risk for contracting the flu this season, NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital and the Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and...

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...

Lungs & Legs Health Fair

Weill Cornell Imaging at NewYork-Presbyterian presents Lungs & Legs Health Fair Wednesday, November 1st from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Harkness Courtyard (York...

Diabetes Education

Come and get tools and resources for people living with Diabetes. Please call the HealthOutreach office to make your reservation at 212-932-5844.

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: Multiple Sclerosis & Parkinson’s Disease - Everything You Need to Know

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, November 2

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

This ongoing support group is for adults who have been recently diagnosed with cancer or are in treatment led by licensed clinical social workers from...

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, November 3

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....

Fall into Endoscopy and Start a New Career at NYP!

As one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic health care delivery systems, the David H. Koch Center, opening in April 2018 at our NewYork-Presbyterian...

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 sessions. Call 718.780.3396...

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, November 6

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...

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, November 7

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

For sale from among 20 vendors participating in the season are fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, artisan baked goods, local grass-fed beef, selected crafts...

Healthy Eating Community Cook-Off Finals

PCSB, in collaboration with NYP Hudson Valley Hospital and the American Heart Association's Putnam County Chapter, will hold the Healthy Eating Community...

Healthy Heart Talks

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

Breast Cancer Support Group

Women 50 years and over: 1:30-3 pm Women under 50 years: 6-7:30 pm

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...

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...

Breast Cancer Support Group

Women 50 years and over: 1:30-3 pm Women under 50 years: 6-7:30 pm

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.

Wednesday, November 8

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...

Free Lung Cancer Screening Education

Anyone who may be at risk for lung cancer is encouraged to visit our Lung Cancer Screening Education table in the Hospital's Main Lobby. Ken Granholm, RN,...

NYPBeHealthy Gratitude Workshop - Westchester

Learn about gratitude this month to help build personal resilience, improve relationships and find a positive light in negative situations

Alternatives to Dairy as Sources of Calcium

Join Dr. Nicole Belkin, Orthopedic Surgeon, ColumbiaDoctors, the faculty practice of Columbia University Medical Center, to learn more about essential...

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...

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, November 9

Free Community Flu Vaccines

To reduce your risk for contracting the flu this season, NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital and the Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and...

Fred L. Mazzilli Lung Cancer Screening Awareness Day

Free blood pressure and spirometry screenings, giveaways, celebrity appearances and educational lecture. Current or former heavy smokers can take a...

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...

Refresh & De-Stress - 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.

Refresh & De-Stress - Allen

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

Refresh & De-Stress - 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.

Refresh & De-Stress - Allen

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

It Takes a Village: Postpartum Mood and Anxiety Support Group

For new and expectant parents who want to develop coping skills to deal with the stress and transition into parenthood.

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...

Mind/Body Methods for Managing MS Stress

In partnership with the National MS Society, NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital offers a free support group for patients living with multiple...

Friday, November 10

Fall into New Interventions at NYP!

Step into a fast-advancing, tech-savvy specialty in one of the world’s top hospitals—where quality imaging infuses our approach to quality care. The David H....

Breastfeeding Support 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....

Veterans Day Program: Breaking Bonds Cooking Class

We invite veterans and their family/friends to particpate in this very unique cooking class faciliated by Sarah Cincotti, Third Class Petty Officer, and Chef...

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 sessions. Call 718.780.3396...

Saturday, November 11

Get Involved ~ Be a Tissue Donor!  Susan G. Komen Tissue Bank at NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center

As a woman, you can contribute to breast cancer research.We are encouraging women of diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds to donate. The Susan G. Komen...

Birthing with Confidence

This small class provides the opportunity to learn a wealth of information about childhood, while connecting with other parents-to-be. Learn about the signs...

Car Seat Safety and Proper Installation Techniques

The Hospital's Obstetrics Department and the Peekskill Police Department are providing free car seat installation assistance. You can also have your car...

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day (NYP offers clinical lectures)

Join us for an afternoon of learning and sharing with the experts of the NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia Irving University Medical Center, Pancreas...

Monday, November 13

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...

Food & Tips to Promote Lactation

Certain foods increase milk supply in nursing mothers. Join Linda Lemon, IBCLC, CCE, CD, Lactation Consultant, and Chef Emilie Berner in preparing foods...

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...

Sensational Thanksgiving Sides

Featuring Integrative Nutritionist, Jackie Topol, MS, RD Fall brings a bounty of fabulous vegetables to be thankful for. Create delicious autumn-inspired...

Tuesday, November 14

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...

Sushi Making from Scratch

Ever wondered how to make sushi? This class is for you. Learn how to prepare sushi that is light, healthy, and delicious with sushi expert, Yoshami Arai. ...

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 Support Group

This ongoing support group offers cancer survivors a chance to learn about the late effects of cancer treatment. The program provides the opportunity to...

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...

Wednesday, November 15

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...

Free Lung Cancer Screening Education

Anyone who may be at risk for lung cancer is encouraged to visit our Lung Cancer Screening Education table in the Hospital's Main Lobby. Ken Granholm, RN,...

World Diabetes Day

Free blood pressure, dental and podiatry screenings. Diabetes educators, pharmacists and registered dieticians will be available to answer questions. Call...

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....

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...

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...

"Shine A Light on Lung Cancer" Vigil

Join us as we celebrate a national vigil organized by The Lung Cancer Alliance on behalf of individuals living with and at risk for lung cancer. Dr. Mark...

Living a Healthier Lifestyle with Diabetes

If diabetes is left uncontrolled it can affect other areas of the body – eyes, kidneys, or heart. However, diabetes can be controlled by following a better...

Careers in Medicine – High School Students Write a Prescription for Your Future

This free program is for high school students interested in careers in the healthcare industry. Meet our doctors, nurses, pharmacists, physical therapists,...

Red Stocking Soirée

This "Taste of Brooklyn" fundraiser features signature dishes, wine and beverages from Park Slope's best restaurants, a celebrity chef tasting panel and a...

Low-Carb Cooking

Featuring Integrative Nutritionist, Jackie Topol, MS, RD Moving toward a lower-carb diet can decrease your waistline, reduce your blood sugar, and give you...

Thursday, November 16

Great American Smoke Out

Every year, on the third Thursday of November, smokers across the nation take part in the American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout. Some utilize the...

Medicare Update

Come and Get updated with important information about your insurance. Presented by Eric Hausman, Outreach Coordinator, Department of Aging. Please call 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...

Physician in the Kitchen: Healthy Side Dishes for Thanksgiving

Join Dr. Surbhi Agarwal, Internal Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley, and Chef Emilie Berner for a nutrition lesson accompanied by a...

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...

Cancer Support Group: 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

This ongoing support group is for adults who have been recently diagnosed with cancer or are in treatment led by licensed clinical social workers from...

Anger Management Techniques - Gracie Square Hospital

Dr. Michael Klein will speak about anger and anger management techniques. Dr. Klein is a licensed clinical psychologist with expertise in cognitive...

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, November 17

Fall into New Interventions at NYP!

Step into a fast-advancing, tech-savvy specialty in one of the world’s top hospitals—where quality imaging infuses our approach to quality care. The David H....

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....

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 sessions. Call 718.780.3396...

Restorative Yoga - Weill Cornell

The focus will be on gentle, relaxing yoga to help you feel more present, re-balanced and re-energized.

Saturday, November 18

19th Annual Conference Frontiers in Diabetes Research: Advances and Challenges in the Neuroscience of Ingestive Behaviors

This one-day program at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center at Columbia University is designed for research scientists, clinicians and students with an interest...

Monday, November 20

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...

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...

Healthy Holiday Eating

Featuring Integrative Nutritionist, Jackie Topol, MS, RD Mon, November 20, 5:30-6:30pm at the Webster Branch of the NY Public Library, 1465 York...

No-Bake Healthy Desserts

With Thanksgiving on Thursday, why not learn to make some desserts you can make ahead of time? In this class you will learn how to make no-bake desserts...

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, November 21

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

For sale from among 20 vendors participating in the season are fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, artisan baked goods, local grass-fed beef, selected crafts...

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 Surgery Seminar

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

Meet the Doctor: Memory Loss – Triggers and Treatments

Steven Grenell, MD, a Neurohospitalist with ColumbiaDoctors and NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital will lead a free presentation on the causes of memory...

Wednesday, November 22

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...

Plant Power: Anti-Inflammatory Smoothies

We will discuss root causes of inflammation and the various ways it manifests in the body. Learn which foods to prioritize and which to avoid, while blending...

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...

Thursday, November 23

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, November 24

Breastfeeding Support 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....

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 sessions. Call 718.780.3396...

Monday, November 27

Cancer Support Group: 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...

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...

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, November 28

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...

Lunch and Learn Lecture: Advances in Treatment for Parkinson's Disease

Dr. Yael Rappeport, Neurologist, NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley, will discuss "Advances in Treatment for Parkinson's Disease." A...

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...

Wednesday, November 29

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...

Free Lung Cancer Screening Education

Anyone who may be at risk for lung cancer is encouraged to visit our Lung Cancer Screening Education table in the Hospital's Main Lobby. Ken Granholm, RN,...

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...

Taco Time

Learn to make healthy tacos bursting with authentic Mexican flavors. Layer traditional fillings and build your own tacos topped with an avocado crema and...

Thursday, November 30

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...

Diabetes Support Group

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

November 2017