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CornerStone Vol. 23, No. 1 Winter 2013
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Grateful Families Praise Winthrop for Life-Saving Sepsis Care
John D. Catalano Elected to Winthrop’s Board of Directors
Winthrop Receives “A” Grade for Safety
U.S. News & World Report Names Winthrop Among the Best in the New York Metro Area
A Major Milestone in the Building of Winthrop’s Research and Academic Center
United Hospital Fund Honors John T. Lane, Member of Winthrop’s Board of Directors
Winthrop Named 2013 Most Wired
Always on Call: Unique Program Offers Around-the-Clock Primary Care
Advanced Treatment & World Class Care Helps One Local Resident Get His ‘Boring’ Life Back
28th Annual Golf Tournament Raises Over $591,000 for Winthrop’s Research Endowment
Ninth Annual Cancer Center for Kids Golf Outing a Record-Breaking Success
Winthrop Honors Family with the Dedication of The Anna and Michael Apollo Boardroom
A Couple’s Perseverance & a Multidisciplinary Team of Physicians Create a Miracle
Winthrop Staff Member Named “Woman of the Year”
Staying Healthy in the Kitchen: Winthrop Hosts Master Class on Heart-Healthy Cooking
Winthrop Opens State-of-the-Art Dental Facility
Winthrop Celebrates the Grand Opening of New Adult Oncology and Hematology Infusion Center
Nancy Corwin Nammack Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award
Winthrop: Committed to the Fight against Diabetes
Mineola Lions Club Shows Continued Support for Winthrop’s Diabetes Education Center
El Salvadoran Teenager Receives Life-Changing Heart Procedure at Winthrop
John and Janet Kornreich Charitable Foundation Shows Continued Support for Winthrop
A Celebration of Life: Winthrop’s 15th Annual Cancer Survivors Day
Once again, Local Artists Bring Splashes of Hope to Winthrop
Winthrop Supports National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis Find Relief at Winthrop
Michael Magro Foundation Donates VeinViewer Flex Imaging Systems to Winthrop
New Simulation Center Aids in the Training of Clinicians at Winthrop
Winthrop Earns Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
 

Staying Healthy in the Kitchen: Winthrop Hosts Master Class on Heart-Healthy Cooking

master class on heart health cookingMembers of Winthrop’s Division of Cardiology, including (l.-r.) Barbara George, EdD, MSN, RCEP, RN, Director of the Center for Cardiovascular Lifestyle Medicine; Wendy Drewes, BSN, RN, CCRC; Joe Dardano, PA; and Kevin Marzo, MD, Chief of the Division of Cardiology, recently hosted at a heart-healthy “Master Class” in Garden City.

Winthrop-University Hospital’s Division of Cardiology, together with Winthrop’s Board of Regents, recently hosted a “Master Class” on heart-healthy eating while introducing the latest initiative within the Division – The Center for Cardiovascular Lifestyle Medicine. Under the expert leadership of Barbara George, EdD, MSN, RCEP, RN, Director of the Center for Cardiovascular Lifestyle Medicine at Winthrop, this nurse-led program combines the skills and experience of a multidisciplinary team of experts with evidence-based exercise, diet, behavioral health and stress management interventions critical to preventing and treating cardiovascular disease.

The event took place on September 27, 2013, at Hampton Appliance in Garden City and featured Cardiac Chef Kevin Marzo, MD, Chief of the Division of Cardiology at Winthrop, and his Sous Chef, Joseph Dardano, PA.

master cooking class on heart health cooking Kevin Marzo, MD, Chief of the Division of Cardiology at Winthrop, prepares one of the dishes served at a recent heart-healthy “Master Class” while educating those in attendance about a heart-healthy lifestyle.

Attendees gathered around a state-of-the-art demonstration kitchen as they learned about healthy lifestyle choices, including how to shop for and prepare nutritious meals, while enjoying a gourmet, four-course, heart-healthy meal.