NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst Celebrates Doctors’ Week
A lecture about orthopedic medicine for 4th graders led by Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Rohit Hasija and Physician Assistant Laura Skeeles at PS 307 in Corona. The kids also got the opportunity to receive hands-on instruction about how broken bones are treated. Photos Courtesy
During the week of March 27th-March 31st, NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst celebrated Doctors’ Week with a series of events geared towards thanking hospital physicians for the life-saving work they do and highlighting Elmhurst’s various community outreach initiatives. Activities included:
An “Ice Cream Social” hosted by representatives of the Doctors Council and senior members of the hospital’s administration and medical staff, including, l. to r., COO Wayne Zimmermann, Drs. Isha Mehta and Jasmine Dave, CFO David Guzman, Chief Implementation Officer Jeannith Michelen, Dr. Suzanne Bentley, and Patient Experience Officer Pierre Pham.
An awards ceremony for outstanding physicians, where the honorees, including Dr. Joseph Lieber and Dr. Frank Noto, received recognitions from the Offices of Council Member Daniel Dromm and New York State Assembly Members Brian Barnwell and Francisco Moya.