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Englewood Hospital and Medical Center Hosts Korean Community Health Seminar

(Pictured from L to R) Youngsoo Choi, Volunteer, Englewood Hospital; Jo-Ann Venezia, R.N., B.S, MPA, Behavioral Health Program Director, Englewood Hospital; Joon Eui Lee, LPC; Gerald Lee, MD, Englewood Hospital; Phyllis L. Capiaghi, MAS, RN-BC, Behavioral Health Patient Care Director, Englewood Hospital; Kyung-Sil Kim, PhD; Susan Ban, Volunteer, Englewood Hospital (Photo Courtesy Englewood Hospital)

(Englewood, NJ, May 8, 2013) - Englewood Hospital and Medical Center recently hosted a free “Korean Community Health Seminar,” focused on stress and its effects on the body as it relates to the Korean-American culture. The event drew a crowd of more than 60 people and was the first in a lecture series that will spotlight the diagnosis, treatment and management of behavioral health-related illnesses.

Bi-lingual speakers conducted the presentations in Korean and English. Topics included defining and coping with stress, stress-related illnesses and the community resources available to help address stress. Attendees had an opportunity to participate in a question and answer session and enjoyed a complimentary lunch in between presentations.