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
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.
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.
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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.
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