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High School Lecture Series Features Englewood Hospital President and CEO

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Douglas Duchak, President and CEO of Englewood Hospital and Medical Center


(Englewood, NJ, May 9, 2012) - Douglas Duchak, President and CEO of Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, will address an audience of students at Dwight Morrow High School on Friday, May 11, as part of a motivational lecture series featuring community leaders.

The annual event is organized by Circles of Color, a community organization headquartered in Englewood. Its youth mentorship program helps connect community leaders, entrepreneurs and professionals with our country’s future leaders. Celebrating its ninth year, the program’s theme this year is “You’re the Author of Your Own Life Story.”

Mr. Duchak will share his unique experience, perspective and background with sophomores and juniors in an effort to inspire personal and professional development among the community’s next generation of leaders and professionals.

WHAT: “Circles of Color” Community Lecture Series

WHERE: Dwight Morrow High School Auditorium, 274 Knickerbocker Road, Englewood, New Jersey

WHEN: 12:15pm-1:05pm, Friday, May 11

WHO: Douglas Duchak, President and CEO of Englewood Hospital and Medical Center


About Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center provides the highest level of compassionate, patient care and safety through a broad range of advanced clinical programs, treatments and diagnostic services. It is renowned for its bloodless medicine and surgery program, cardiac and vascular programs and its leadership in breast care, oncology and joint replacement services. Through its affiliation with the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Mount Sinai Consortium for Graduate Medical Education, this acute-care and community teaching hospital trains medical residents in many disciplines, including internal medicine, critical care medicine, surgery, pediatrics, podiatry, and pathology.  Its Vascular Fellowship Program has trained a generation of world-class vascular surgeons.  Additionally, many members of Englewood Hospital’s medical staff serve as faculty at Mount Sinai. Englewood Hospital has earned numerous accreditations from the Joint Commission and other organizations and is among the four percent of hospitals nationwide honored with the prestigious Magnet nursing award, a distinction that has been earned three times by its nursing staff.