The Frank Egan Memorial Lecture Series Fall 2019

Health, Physical Education and Dance and Health Services

The Frank Egan Memorial Health Lecture Series, Fall 2019

Sponsors: Department of Health Physical Education and Dance and the Office of Health Services
Coordinators:  Dr. Andrea Salis, Chair; Dr. Parisa Assassi; Ms. Isabel Hocevar, R.N., Director of Health Services

All lectures are held on Wednesdays from 12:10 PM - 1:00 PM in RFK Hall, Room G201/202 unless noted

Frank Egan Memorial Health Lecture Series table
Date Topic Presenter
October 02

Mindfulness & Health 

Prof. Rezan Akpinar, MS, DDS, LAC, LMT

October 23 Financial Health – 12:10pm to 1:00pm

Prof. Ben Murolo, CPA, MBA, CMB

October 23 Lecture on Diabetes – 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Prof. Mary Ann Rosa, MSN, COS-C, GNP-BC, CDE,
DNP-S, QCC Nursing Department

October 24
Thursday

Annual Fall Blood Drive - Student Union
Upper Level - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Isabel Hocevar, RN & NY Blood Center
October 30

Know the Risks and Deadly Outcomes of Drugs,
Opiates and Alcohol Abuse – 12:10pm to 1:00pm

Yvonne Gayle, CASAC, Outreach

October 30 Breast Cancer Awareness – 1:00pm to 2:00pm  

Claire Cooper, Women’s Health Coordinator, LIJ Medical Center

November 06

Stress and Social Connection

Anthony Monahan, Ph.D; QCC-Health & Physical Education Dept

November 13 The Many Faces of Bias – 12:10pm to 1:00pm

Meghmala Tarafdar, Ph.D; QCC-Global & Diversity Learning AS High Impact Practice

November 13 STD/STI/HIV Updates – 1:00pm to 2:00pm  

Claire Cooper, Women’s Health Coordinator, LIJ Medical Center

November 20 How to Improve our Relationship with Food

Parisa Assassi, DrPH, MPH; QCC-Health & Physical Education Dept.

December 04 Annual World AIDS Day Health Fair - Student Union – Upper Level - 11:00am to 3:00pm Isabel Hocevar, R.N.
December 11 Yoga Therapy – A Holistic Approach to Mind, Body Health and Healing Ellen Schaeffer, Director & Founder, One Yoga Center
December 11 Know the Risks and Deadly Outcomes of Drugs, Opiates and Alcohol Abuse Linda Woodard, BS, CASAC-T - Outreach
December 11 Success – 1:00pm to 2:00pm Prof. Rezan Akpinar, MS, DDS, LAC, LMT

Notable Events

All HIV/STI/HEP C testing is performed in the Office of Health Services, Room MC-02 from 11:00am to 3:00pm

 

HIV Testing Dates
October 15, October 16, October 17, October 23, October 24, October 30, October 31
November 06, November 07, November 12, November 13, November 14, November 20, November 21, November 27
December 04 (WAD), December 05, December 10, December 11, December 12
 
HEP C Testing Dates
October 17, October 24, October 31
November 07, November 14, November 21
December 04 (WAD), December 05, December 12
 
 
STI /STD Testing Dates
October 22, October 28
November 04, November 11, November 19, November 25
December 04 (WAD), December 09

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC)Opens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.