Event Calendar for NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

February 2018

Monday, February 26

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...

Cooking Demonstration: Ancient Grains for a Youthful Heart

Ronald O. Perelman Heart Institute - Heart Month Event "Ancient Grains for a Youthful Heart" Susanna Slukhinsky, RD, CDN Paige Whorley, RD, CDN, CNSC

Tuesday, February 27


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, February 28

Mindfulness Meditation

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