Calendar

November 2017

  • MOUNT SINAI CALM

    Mount Sinai Calm provides Health System employees with self-care, stress management, and relaxation classes. For a full listing of yoga, Pilates, meditation, and other Mount Sinai Calm offerings, click here. For more information about Mount Sinai Calm, email 4calm@mountsinai.org.

  • TRAINING ON BEST PRACTICES IN LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER HEALTHCARE – FREE CMES AND CEUS

    Mount Sinai employees now have access to a variety of free online curricula in LGBT patient-centered care to meet the training requirements for renewal of each facility’s Leadership Status on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s LGBT Health Equality Index. The trainings are available in two places: through The Center for Affiliated Learning (the CAL) and through the National LGBT Health Education Center at the Fenway Institute. For more information, contact Barbara Warren at 646-605-8279, or barbara.warren@mountsinai.org.

     

  • Project HEED Diabetes Prevention Program

    The Project HEED workshops are designed to empower participants to take control of their own health by giving them the information they need to make healthy choices. Participants learn skills like how to read food labels and measure their food portions, and how to incorporate a little exercise into their daily routine.

    If you would like to learn more about our workshops, please contact us at: 212-659-9552 or projectheed@mountsinai.org

  • TEEN FIT PROGRAM

    Mondays (4 - 5:30 pm), Wednesdays and Fridays (3:30 - 5 pm) Adolescent Health Center, 312 E 94th Street

    The goals of the program are to improve participants’ lifestyles by increasing physical activities, improving healthy eating habits and improving emotional well-beings.

    The program includes physical activity class 2 days a week, nutrition classes once a week, and support groups 2 days a week.

    This program is open to Adolescent Health Center patients. Email magali.romero@mountsinai.org for more information.

  • EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT MATERNITY LEAVE BUT DIDN’T KNOW WHO TO ASK

    November 15, 2017, 12 - 1 pm

    For any faculty or staff member considering a Family Medical Leave of Absence (FMLA) as it relates to maternity leave. Learn about the law, your benefits and entitlements and how it all comes together.

    To RSVP and obtain information about locations, please e-mail alisa.melendez@mountsinai.org

  • Healthy Kids: Help Your Toddler Stay Healthy

    November 17, 2017 at 10:30 am Steinway Library 21-45 31st Street, Astoria, 11105

    All kids should develop the lifelong habits necessary to promote health and learning. Help your children– and your whole family – eat healthy and stay physically active. The healthy habits your child develops now can and should last a lifetime. This is especially true for toddlers.

  • Breast Health Screening and Education

    November 29, 2017 at 5:00 - 7:00 pm Mount Sinai Queens Family Health Associates, 31-60 21st Street, Astoria, NY 11106

    The Mount Sinai Queens Breast Health program provides comprehensive clinical breast exams and mammograms to women 40 years of age and older. There is no charge to eligible patients. The screening is presented with support from The Louis and Rachel Rudin Foundation, Inc., with educational support provided by SHAREing & CAREing, a non-profit organization that provides support to cancer patients.