Presented with the American Heart Association
Saturday, May 19 | 10 AM to 1 PM | FREE
Guests in attendance will be able to hear from a panel of speakers including; Michael J. Wolk, MD, MACC Attending Physician at NewYork-Presbyterian & Professor of Clinical Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine, Past-President of the American College of Cardiology “Prevent Cardiovascular, Aspostolos K. Tassiopoulos, MD Professor of Surgery Vice Chair for Quality and Outcomes Chief, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Stony Brook University Hospital Director, Endovascular Surgery at Southampton Stony Brook Hospital Director Stony Brook Vascular Center and Jeffrey W. Moses, MD Professor of Medicine at CUMC Director, Interventional Cardiovascular Therapeutics New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center.
The Wellness Fair will include a sound meditation in the galleries with Daniel Lauter, blood pressure screening, CPR demo, and nutrition and fitness consultation. Southampton Hospital Cardiac Rehab & Wellness Center will be on site with information and for consult. Vascular screenings will also be available. Pre-registration is encouraged by calling 631.444.2041.
Sponsored by Dan's Papers Michael Paraskevas has illustrated and written 24 children’s books over the years with his mother, Betty. The two created and wrote the animated television series Maggie and the Ferocious Beast for Nickelodeon that went on to win a Gemini Award for Best Animated Series. Two more of the team’s books were also made into animated series: Marvin the Tap-Dancing Horse for PBS and Kids from Room 402 for Fox Family. In addition, Mickey has worked for most major magazines including Sports Illustrated, Time, Town & Country, New York Magazine and Rolling Stone, to name but a few. Dan’s Papers has proudly used over 100 paintings of Michael’s covers over the past 30 years along with thousands of cartoons and comics.
Come experience and enjoy a soothing, deeply relaxing, immersive Sound Meditation with Daniel Lauter, using hand selected exquisite crystal bowls and gongs, Tibetan and Himalayan bells, rain sticks, and more. Wellness @SAC has been made possible thanks to the generosity of the Michael and Annie Falk Foundation.