Cortlandt Manor, NY - (September 12, 2013)–  Hudson Valley Hospital Center and the Ashikari Breast Center will hold the 1st Annual Dr. Roy Ashikari Cancer Symposium on September 28th at Doral Arrowwood Conference Center in Rye Brook, NY. “Advancements in the Prevention and Treatment of Breast Cancer,”will look at the latest treatments for the disease with much of the day’s presentations focusing on the topic of genetics and its growing role in the treatment of breast cancer. The keynote speaker will be Lee B. Riley, MD, PhD, FACS, who will speak on “Genomic Profiling in Practice-Present and Future Trends in Breast…
Cortlandt Manor, NY – (September 11, 2013)– They come from different backgrounds, but they are all leaders in their fields, and each has contributed much to Hudson Valley Hospital Center.   On Friday, September 27from 6- 11 p.m. Hudson Valley Hospital Center will honor three men at its “Harvest of the Hudson Valley” farm-to-table fundraiser at Glynwood Farm in Cold Spring. This year’s honorees are: Chef Peter X. Kelly, Joseph Pallante A.I.A and Elliott Sumers, MD.  The evening will feature cocktails, dinner and a silent auction. “We are very grateful to each of our honorees for all that they have…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (September 9, 2013)– “The Art of the Harvest” exhibit featuring photographic works of local novices to professionals will open Monday, September 9 at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. The exhibit may be viewed from 8 a.m.to 8 p.m. seven days a week in hospital main lobby and main hallways through January 5. The exhibit by the Westchester Photographic Society features the works of 33 photographers and portrays the bounty of the harvest from traditional pumpkins and gourds to spices of India. The works range from the panoramic beauty of open spaces to the microcosm of nature’s insect…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (September 5, 2013) – If we are lucky, we will all grow old someday. But until we get there, most of us have no idea of the challenges that older adults face in their day to day lives. On October 1, Hudson Valley Hospital Center will host a unique kind of health fair: one that illustrates in an interactive way, what it’s like to get old, and what we can do to help older adults – who are living longer - maintain their quality of life. “The Silver Lining Health Aging Fair” from 9 a.m. to…