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Monmouth Medical’s Eighth Annual ‘Ladies Night Out’ Features Interactive Panel Discussion by Physician Experts


More than 200 people recently joined the Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center at Monmouth Medical Center for its eighth annual “Ladies Night Out” health event, which showcased physician experts who discussed today’s most vital women’s health issues and offered an overview of the latest technological advances.

The free event featured an interactive session with a panel of Monmouth Medical Center experts on women’s health issues who addressed frequently asked questions in their areas of expertise. Robert Graebe, M.D., chairman and program director of obstetrics and gynecology, moderated the panel, which included breast surgeon Manpreet K. Kohli, M.D.; gynecologic oncologist Nonna Kolomeyevskaya, M.D.; pulmonologist Chandler Patton, M.D.; orthopaedic spine surgeon Marc Menkowitz, M.D.; and breast imaging radiologist Jennifer Keedy, M.D.

The evening also featured a variety of health screenings for balance, bone density, cardiology, body mass index (BMI) and peripheral artery disease (PAD). Other information was available 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 a 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.

PHOTO: At Monmouth Medical Center’s annual Ladies Night Out, Robert Graebe, M.D., left, chairman and program director of obstetrics and gynecology, served as moderator for a panel of physician experts that included, from left, breast imaging radiologist Jennifer Keedy, M.D., gynecologic oncologist Nonna Kolomeyevskaya, M.D., orthopedic spine surgeon Marc Menkowitz, M.D., breast surgeon Manpreet K. Kohli, M.D., and pulmonologist Chandler Patton, M.D.

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

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