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Center for Korean Health and Wellness at Englewood Hospital Holds Educational Lecture

-Free Event Offers Information about Thyroid Disorders, Symptoms and Treatment-

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(Englewood, NJ, September 10, 2013) – The Center for Korean Health and Wellness at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center recently held an educational seminar about thyroid disorders at the Palisades Park Senior Activity Center. Endocrinologist Dr. Esther Lee discussed hypo and hyperthyroidism, symptoms and treatment options. A crowd of approximately 30 people were in attendance and had the opportunity to participate in a question and answer session following the lecture.

The Center for Korean Health and Wellness, in partnership with the Palisades Park Senior Center, is hosting seminars every second Friday of the month. On Friday, September 13th, Michael Pietrowicz, Senior Vice President for Planning and Program Development at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, will be presenting on the services offered at Englewood Hospital.

 
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 six-percent of hospitals nationwide honored with the prestigious Magnet nursing award, a distinction that has been earned three times by its nursing staff.