Upcoming Events

2021 Outreach Programs

August

Wednesday, August 11, 2021   6:30 PM
Quogue Library & East End Library Consortium

Orthopedic Surgery – Help for Painful Knees and Hips
Seth B. Korbin, MD  - VIRTUAL Zoom Workshop

Chronic hip or knee pain can change your life by limiting your ability to walk, sit comfortably, exercise, or perform daily activities.  Seth B. Korbin, MD, an orthopedic surgeon on staff at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital and at Stony Brook Medicine, will discuss how the newest advances in orthopedic surgery can bring back a good quality of life for those who suffer from pain related to arthritic knees and hips.

 

The Ed & Phyllis Davis Wellness Institute introduces...

Food As Medicine

Virtual Nutrition Workshop with Paula Montagna MS, RD, CDN, CNSC
Tuesday August 10th at 2:30pm

Topic: Vibrant Living, Nutrition for healthy aging

 

October

Friday, October 8, 2021     12 Noon
Westhampton Free Library

Topics in Rheumatology
Christopher D. Liedke, DO, FACR

IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Dr. Christopher Liedke, a fellowship-trained Rheumatologist with Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s Meeting House Lane Medical Practice, who sees patients in Westhampton and Hampton Bays, will discuss the latest in diagnostic and procedural approaches to help patients manage a variety of rheumatologic conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.  This will be an in-person program and there will be time for Q & A.  For more information and to register please call (631) 288-3335.

Monday, October 18, 2021  11:30 AM

Town of Southampton Senior Center – Hampton Bays
Stroke Awareness
Olga McAbee, MD & Janet Woo, RN
IN-PERSON PROGRAM

Know the signs of a stroke!  Dr. Olga McAbee will cover how to spot a stroke in its early stages – face drooping, arm weakness, difficulty with speech – to know when it’s time to call 911.  Being aware of the signs of a stroke, and acting quickly to seek medical attention, can make all the difference for a successful recovery. Be aware of the signs for yourself – and for your friends and loved ones.