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Diabetes Wellness Program

The Diabetes Wellness Program offers education about better diabetes management. The sessions are led by Stephanie Cordaro, MS, RD, CDN, a dietitian affiliated with St. John's Episcopal Hospital, and feature expert healthcare professionals as guest speakers. The program meets at St. John's Episcopal Hospital, 327 Beach 19th Street, First Floor Board Room, Far Rockaway, New York 11691. For more information please call Stephanie Cordaro at 718-869-5425.




Monday, May 4, 2015 1:30 pm Diabetes & Healthy Eating/Cooking Stephanie Cordaro, MS, RD, CDN, Food Services
Monday, June 1, 2015 1:30 pm Diabetes & the Kidney Norman Mattis, MSN, RN, Nurse Manager, Dialysis
Monday, July 6, 2015 1:30 pm Diabetes & Medication Aziz Wahab, RPH, Pharmacy
Monday, August 3, 2015 1:30 pm Diabetes & Exercise Farhat Shaikh, PT, MSPT, Director, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Monday, Sept. 14, 2015 1:30 pm Diabetes & Foot Care Yvette Canaba, DPM
Monday, Oct. 5, 2015 1:30 pm Diabetes & Eyecare

Richard Luck, DO, Ophthalmology

The group meets on the first Monday of every month at 1:30 pm in the Hospital’s first floor Boardroom.

Health Lectures & Blood Pressure Screenings

The following events are held at JASA-Brookdale Village Senior Center, 131 Beach 19th Street, Far Rockaway.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Health Fairs

St. John's partners with many community organizations to provide health screenings and a Speaker's Bureau for the community. To find out if St. John's can provide health screenings at your fair or event, please call 718-869-7750 with your name, organization, event name, date, time and street address and return telephone number. Following is a list of upcoming events where St. John's will be represented:
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - P.S. 106, 180 Beach Street, Far Rockaway
Friday, May 22, 2015 - Department of Youth & Community Development, Beach 41st Cornerstone Community Center
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 199 Carroll Street, Brooklyn