Section: Monmouth Medical Center News

Monmouth Medical Center Hosts Second Annual Peace of Mind Event, September 11, Maintaining Brain Health as We Age

08/22/2013

LONG BRANCH, N.J. – Monmouth Medical Center is holding the Second Annual Monmouth Peace of Mind event titled Maintaining Brain Health As We Age on Wednesday, September 11 beginning at 5 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton, located at 700 Hope Road in Tinton Falls.

During the free event, Monmouth Medical Center experts will discuss common brain disorders and offer an overview of the latest advances in diagnosis, treatment and therapies of sleep and memory disorders.

Topics and speakers include: “Memory Disorders,” by internist Jessica Israel, M.D., interim chair of medicine and section chief of geriatric medicine and palliative medicine, and neurologist Neil Holland, M.D., section chief of neurology and medical director of the Neuroscience Institute at Monmouth Medical Center; and “Sleep Disorders,” by sleep specialist Robert Kosinski, M.D., section chief of sleep medicine and medical director of the Comprehensive Sleep Medicine Center, and neurologist Matthew Davis, M.D., neurology director of the Comprehensive Sleep Medicine Center.

This event will feature free health screenings for memory, sleep apnea and blood pressure, health information tables, door prizes and giveaways. Doors open at 5 p.m., and light dinner will be provided at 5:45. Presentations will begin at 6 p.m.

Reservations are required and can be made by calling
1-888-724-7123.

For more information about Monmouth Medical Center, visit www.barnabashealth.org.

About Monmouth Medical Center
Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, along with The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest academic medical centers and has been a teaching affiliate of Philadelphia’s Drexel University College of Medicine for more than 40 years. From its earliest days, Monmouth Medical Center has been a leader in surgical advancement and has introduced many technological firsts to the region, including robotic surgery and other minimally invasive techniques. The hospital is routinely recognized by HealthGrades, the nation’s largest premier independent health care quality company, for excellence in both emergency medicine and maternity care. U.S. News & World Report has recognized Monmouth as a regional leader in cancer, geriatrics, gynecology, neurology and neurosurgery. For more information on Monmouth Medical Center, visit www.barnabashealth.org.

Date: August 22, 2013

Contact: Elizabeth Brennan
732-923-5005
ebrennan@barnabashealth.org

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