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Newark Beth Israel Medical Center to Benefit from Star Studded Stock Traders Event

05/03/2017

NJ Giants Super Bowl Champion David Diehl Participates in BTIG Charity Day, in support of Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey


NEWARK, NJ (May 3, 2017) – For the first time ever, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey participated in the BTIG Commissions for Charity Day event in New York City on May 2, 2017, a star-studded charity event.

All-star athletes, top-recording artists, celebrities and cultural icons all joined BTIG traders to encourage clients to trade with them in support of meaningful causes.

This year, former NJ Giants Super Bowl Champion David Diehl walked the trading floor in support of Newark Beth Israel’s heart transplant program which is ranked among the top ten programs in the country. He was joined by Newark Beth Israel’s president and CEO Darrell K. Terry Sr., and a Newark Beth Israel heart transplant patient.

More than 80 charities participated this year and approximately 4 million dollars were raised.

NBI BTIG 2017

Darrell K. Terry, Sr., president and CEO of Newark Beth Israel Medical Center with former NJ Giants player David Diehl at the BTIG Commissions for Charity Day event.

For more photos from the day’s events check out us out on Facebook and Twitter: @Newark_Beth and Facebook/NewarkBethIsraelMedicalCenter.

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is a 665-bed regional care teaching hospital that provides comprehensive health care. Newark Beth Israel is home to one of the nation’s top five heart transplant centers, Barnabas Health’s Heart Failure Treatment and Transplant Program; New Jersey’s only Advanced Lung Disease and Transplant Program and a Valve Center that performs more cardiac valve procedures, including minimally invasive transcatheter aortic valve replacements (TAVRs), than any other center in the state. The Newark Beth Israel robotic surgery program is the most experienced in northern New Jersey. The Frederick B. Cohen, MD, Cancer and Blood Disorders Center and the new Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey Breast Health Center provide seamless integration of cancer prevention, specialized care and treatment options. Newark Beth Israel also offers many preventive health programs that promote wellness in the community.

CONTACT: Linda Kamateh
Director, Marketing & Public Relations
linda.kamateh@rwjbh.org
(973) 926-3803

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