Community Events at NYU Langone Huntington Medical Group

NYU Langone Huntington Medical Group hosts regular community events and health forums throughout the year. All events are open to the public and take place at NYU Langone Huntington Medical Group—Huntington Station, unless otherwise noted. These events are free, and healthy snacks and drinks are provided. Space is limited, and registration is required.

Diabetes Health Forum

Meet our team of experts and learn how they can help you prevent and manage complications from diabetes. This session is led by endocrinologist Deepa Aravind, MD; cardiologist Ramanjit Bagga, MD; nurse practitioner Wendy Beckman, NP; ophthalmologist Evan L. Held, MD; podiatrist Adam Keslonsky, DPM; registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator Melanie Perlson; nephrologist Rachita Reddy, MD, MPH; and primary care physician Steven Wishner, MD.

Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Time: 5:30-7:00PM
Registration: To register, please call 631-425-2241.

New Advances and Breakthroughs in Multiple Sclerosis Treatments

Join our experts to learn more about multiple sclerosis (MS) and how to keep well at all ages and stages of MS. Our care team is available to answer your questions after the event. This session features MS specialists Josef M. Gutman, MD, and Lauren B. Krupp, MD, along with Emily Meyer, RN.

Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Time: 6:30-7:30PM
Location: Perlmutter Cancer Center—Huntington, 789 Park Avenue, Second Floor, Huntington, NY 11743
Registration: To register, please call Elayne Feld at 646-501-7526 by Thursday, April 19, 2018.

Women’s Health Forum

Join our experts to learn more about risk of heart disease, fitness and dietary tips, and breast self-examinations. Our physicians are available to answer your health questions. This event is led by cardiology nurse practitioner Wendy Beckman, NP; cardiologist Raman Bhasin, MD; obstetrician–gynecologists Sharon C. Cote, MD, and Elisa Felsen-Singer, DO; board-certified genetic counselor Lee Ann McCoy; rheumatologist Anang H. Modi, DO; registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator Melanie Perlson; and general and breast surgeon Faisal Siddiqui, MD.

Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018
Time: 5:30-7:00PM
Registration: To register, please call 631-425-2241.

Girl Talk

Preteen and teenage girls are invited to join our care team to learn about menstrual cycles, depression, body image, peer pressure, and other women’s health topics. This session is led by pediatricians Sara Siddiqui, MD, and Alisa Altman, MD; obstetrician–gynecologists Sharon C. Cote, MD, and Elisa Felsen-Singer, DO; registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator Melanie Perlson; and dermatologist Erin Schoor, MD.

Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018
Time: 5:30-7:00PM
Location: Internal Medicine Waiting Room at NYU Langone Huntington Medical Group—Huntington Station
Registration: To register, please call 631-425-2241.

Teddy Bear Clinic for Preschoolers

Our pediatric care team teaches preschoolers, parents, and caregivers healthy habits and summer safety tips, including helmet safety and pool safety. Children have the chance to play “doctor” with a new teddy bear, and learn how germs are spread and a song to sing while washing their hands.

Date: Friday, June 8, 2018
Time: 12:30-1:30PM
Location: Pediatric Waiting Room at NYU Langone Huntington Medical Group—Huntington Station
Registration: To register, please call 631-425-2110.