Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Upcoming Youth Panel at Hostos

Hostos Community College, along with the Jewish Community Relations Council of NY/CAUSE-NY, will be presenting a Bronx Forum Panel Discussion next Tuesday, 10/28, from 9am to 12pm.

Entitled "Youth & Health: Keeping Our Children Healthy," the panel will focus on preventative healthcare and creating healthy habits at a young age.

Guests panelists and speakers include: Dr. Jane Bedell, Assistant Commissioner, Bronx Public Health District, DOHMH, Dr. Susan Beane, Senior VP & Chief Medical Officer for Affinity Health Plan, Dr. Ram Kairam of Bronx-Lebanon Hospital, Dr. Evelyn Lewis, Medical Policy Director for Pfizer, Joann Casado, Executive Director of Bronx Health Link, Dr. Mirian Larkin, Clinical Co-Director of Starting Right Initiative, Wendy Quinones, CPNP, Admin. Co-Director of Childhood Asthma Initiative, Children's Health Fund, and Dionne Polite, Director of Programs for American Diabetes Association.

Click here for more info or to RSVP. There is a $10 registration fee which may be paid at the door. Please call Monica Merlis at 212-983-4800 x122 for more details.


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