The Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center at Monmouth Medical
Center will host its eighth annual
“Ladies Night Out” health event on Thursday, May 5 to showcase physician experts who will
discuss today’s most vital women’s health issues and offer
an overview of the latest technological advances.
Beginning at 5 p.m. at the Double Tree Hotel, 700 Hope Road, Tinton Falls,
the free event will feature an interactive session with a panel of Monmouth
Medical Center experts on women’s health issues. Robert Graebe,
M.D., chairman and program director of obstetrics and gynecology, will
moderate the panel, which will include: breast surgeon Manpreet K. Kohli,
M.D.; gynecologic oncologist Nonna Kolomeyevskaya, M.D.; pulmonologist
Chandler Patton, M.D.; orthopedic surgeon Marc Menkowitz, M.D., from the
Spine Institute; and breast imaging radiologist Jennifer Keedy, M.D. Panelists
will be addressing frequently asked questions in their areas of expertise,
and participants are encouraged to come prepared with their own questions
for the doctors.
Ladies Night Out includes a complimentary light dinner and beverages, giveaways
and door prizes as well as Lord & Taylor beauty mini makeovers, Operation
Bling with jewelry to support cancer patients and treatment, Jersey Girl
Barefoot Jewelry and Danni Risi handbags and accessories. The evening
will feature a variety of health screenings for balance, bone density,
cardiology, body mass index (BMI) and peripheral artery disease (PAD).
Other information will be available about Monmouth Medical Center programs,
including the Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center, Cancer
Support Community, bariatric surgery, behavioral health, geriatrics, Sleep
Center/EEG and Chinese and Russian medical programs.
As member of Spirit of Women™, an elite coalition of American hospitals
and health care providers that are committed to high standards of excellence
in women's health, education and community outreach, Monmouth Medical
Center is committed to offering the widest array of innovative health
education activities. In addition to Ladies Night Out, these include health
screenings, workshops, mentoring opportunities and support groups that
are offered throughout the year to reach women in all stages of their lives.
Pre-registration for Ladies Night Out is requested as seating is limited.
To register, call 1-888-724-7123. To learn more about Spirit of Women
event, visit www.barnabashealth.org/spirit.
About Monmouth Medical Center
Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health
facility, along with The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth
Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest teaching hospitals
and has been an 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