By Brooklyn Reader

September 16, 2015, 11:41 am

 

African-American-familyOn Saturday, September 19, Former New York Gov. David Paterson will serve as a keynote speaker at a town hall on healthcare in Brooklyn.

Sponsored by Healthfirst, the event will take place at Van Dyke Community Center, located at 392 Blake Avenue in Brownsville.

The free event will kick off with a breakfast at 8:00am at the center, followed by a panel discussion moderated by Dr. Susan Beane, vice president and medical director at Healthfirst. Program topics will include how to manage your family’s dental health, diabetes, hypertension and behavioral health– conditions that disproportionately affect communities of color.image001

For more information on the Town Hall Breakfast, contact Ruth Rivera at 212-801-1548 or email [email protected].

 


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2 Responses

  1. Renee Muir

    What healthy improvements do you want to see in your neighborhood? We want to hear from you! Use the hashtag ‪#‎bvillehealthmatters‬.

    Reply
  2. Renee Muir

    What healthy improvements do you want to see in your neighborhood? We want to hear from you!

    Use the hashtag ‪#‎bvillehealthmatters‬.

    Reply

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