February is American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month

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Wednesday, FEBRUARY 22, 2017

Weill Cornell
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Healthy living day
Cayuga Room

  • Yogurt Station

  • Nutrition for Your Heart

  • Meditation

  • Aromatherapy

  • Reiki

  • Chair Massage

  • Wii Sports

  • Chair Yoga

  • Tai Chi (2:00pm-3:00pm)

  • Anger Management

Thursday, FEBRUARY 23, 2017

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Salud a tu corazon
Myrna Daniels Auditorium
Listen to Dr. Julie Ramos speak about heart disease in Spanish.

12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Heart and Vascular Disease" lecture
Rajeev Dayal, MD from NYP Queens will hold a lecture titled, “Heart and Vascular Disease” at the Golden Years Senior Center in Glen Oaks. The address is 257-10 Union Turnpike, Glen Oaks NY 11004.

Hudson Valley Hospital
9:00am - 12:00pm

Healthy Heart Fair
Main Lobby
Commit to get heart healthy this year! Cardiologists, primary care physicians and stroke specialists will be on hand to share information and answer questions. Free screenings are available and experts will teach about the importance of nutrition, physical therapy and exercise to maintain a healthy lifestyle and avoid risks associated with heart disease. Enjoy light refreshments; giveaways and raffles will be held.

Friday, FEBRUARY 24, 2017

Hudson Valley Hospital
11:30am - 1:00pm

Mediterranean Meals for a Healthy Heart
The Chef Peter X. Kelly Teaching Kitchen
One of the best diets for promoting heart health, the Mediterranean Diet, is heart supportive, and downright delicious. Featuring healthy fats, delectable vegetables, and lean proteins, this is a diet anyone can enjoy. You’ll learn the principles of the Mediterranean Diet and how to cook an easy meal that can lower your risk of heart disease.

Monday, February 27, 2017

Weill Cornell
10:30am - 11:30am

Blood pressure screening
Greenberg Pavilion 4th fl. Atrium

Thursday, FEBRUARY 28, 2017

9:00am - 12:00pm

"Know your heart score" Screening day
Riverview Terrace

  • Cholesterol and Glucose Screening

  • Blood Pressure Screening

  • BMI/Waist Circumference

  • Expert Counseling on Personalized Risk Reduction

  • Depression Screening

  • Peripheral Vascular Disease Screening

  • Vein Screening

  • Stroke Awareness

  • Structural Heart Disease Awareness

  • Heart Disease in Pregnancy Awareness

  • Hands Only CPR Demo

Every THURSDAY (except 2/16)

Weill Cornell
1:30pm - 2:30pm

HandsOnly CPR Class
(Adult Non-certification Class)
Greenberg Pavilion 4th fl. Atrium
To register, call 212-746-9294 or email perelmanheartedu@nyp.org

Every MONDAY and THURSDAY (except 2/16) & 2/20)

Weill Cornell

Perelman Mile-Plus Walk
Meet at the Hospital's East 68th Street front entrance


Weill Cornell
12:00pm - 12:30pm

Mindfulness Meditation
Collaboration with Pastoral Care & Education
Cofer Memorial Chapel – East 68th Street entrance, just past security
Matt Morse, BA, PBCC, Certified Meditation Instructor


Weill Cornell
5:30pm - 6:30pm

Zumba (2/7 & 2/21), Cayuga Room
Jianjun Xie, MD, PhD, Certified Zumba Instructor
Piloxing (2/14 & 2/28), Cayuga Room
Erin Treemarcki, DO, Certified Piloxing Instructor

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