Post Tagged with: "Montefiore Hospital"

A young girl brings her stuffed animal to Montefiore's Wakefield Campus on May 9.--Photo by David Greene


  by David Greene Dozens of children with broken or worn teddy bears came out to Montefiore Hospital’s Wakefield Campus on East 233 Street on Saturday, May 9, where they were presented with new teddy bears.     Children 12 […]

Photo: The Bronx Chronicle

22nd Tour de Bronx Kicks Off Tomorrow, 10/23

Tomorrow, Sunday, October 23, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., together with The Bronx Tourism Council, the Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation, Clear Channel Outdoors, Montefiore Health System, Bronx Lebanon Hospital and St. Barnabas Health Systems, will host New York State’s largest […]

by · October 22, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Community Events
BCHN's Alexei Silva teaches the children the steps for the Nae Nae.

BCHN Health Fair Field Day

BCHN Annual Health Fair Field Day Area Children Participate in Fun-Filled Day of Outdoor Activity Dozens of young children participated in the annual Bronx Community Health Network / BCHN Health Fair Field Day at the Evander Childs Educational Campus on […]

by · August 20, 2015 · Health & Nutrition

#Not62 Free Cancer Screening & Community Health Education – May 30th

Free Cervical and Breast Cancer Screenings and Community Health Education. RSVP 718-920-4600. *Women should expect to wait 2-3 hours for their test results*

The Revitalization of Mosholu Parkway, Part 3

The Revitalization of Mosholu Parkway, Part 3

From The Desk of the NWBxDems “The Revitalization of Mosholu Parkway, Part 2” by  Anthony Rivieccio In my previous columns (The Revitalization of Mosholu Part 1 and Part 2) I discussed the proposal presented by Fordham University, New York Botanical […]

by · May 4, 2015 · Op Ed, Parks
#Not62: Montefiore Diabetes Workshops

#Not62: Montefiore Diabetes Workshops

Back in April 2013, the city Health Department reported the Bronx had the highest diabetes rate in New York City. Since then. the diabetes epidemic has remained unabated in the Bronx. Beginning this month, Montefiore Health Systems will host a series […]

The Rehabilitation of Mosholu Parkway, Part 1

The Rehabilitation of Mosholu Parkway, Part 1

From The Desk of the NWBxDems “The Revitalization of Mosholu Parkway” by  Anthony Rivieccio I have lived in The North Bronx for over 36 years. There are several reasons why I have stayed this long. Living near Mosholu Parkway is one […]

by · April 13, 2015 · Op Ed, Parks
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Remembering Megan Charlop, a Fighter for Bronx Children’s Health

Five years ago today, the Bronx tragically lost one of its greatest advocates for children’s health. Megan Charlop was the director of community health at the Montefiore School Health Program, but to the many children she worked with, she was […]