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Expert Physicians "Talk" Women's Health

May 20th, 2015

St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center hosted its third annual Ladies Night Out on Thursday, May 14, 2015, at the Stonebridge Country Club in Smithtown. The evening was moderated by Dara Brener, MD, an internist and staff physician at St. Catherine. Also in attendance to welcome the “ladies” was St. Catherine’s Senior Vice President of Clinical Services and Chief Nursing Officer Gara Edelstein.  

Ladies Night Out is an outgrowth of St. Catherine’s Community Outreach Program, Welcome to Wellness—a free informative health lecture series. The free event consisted of a multidisciplinary panel of expert physicians who discussed common issues and advances in women’s health, including Morad Awadallah, MD (vascular surgery), Deborah Blenner, MD (internal medicine), Frank Bonura, MD (gynecology), Dara Brener, MD (internal medicine), Lisa Amorin, MD (obstetrics and gynecology), June Lee, MD (breast surgery),Tara Martinez, DO (general and colorectal surgery), Nikhilesh Sekhar,MD (general and bariatric surgery), and Diana Yoon-Schwartz, MD (plastic and reconstructive surgery). Attendees had the unique opportunity to ask the panelists questions about women’s health issues.

Photo: Congratulations to grand prize raffle winner Gwynne Rees of Rock Point—winner of lunch at Stonebridge Country Club for up to four. 

For more information about St. Catherine’s Community Outreach Program, please call (631) 870-3444.