Einstein Health Lecture Series Focuses On Women's Health Issues

March 25, 2004 -- (BRONX, NY) -- Hormones, Heartaches and Sleepless Nights... The Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University held a buffet reception, presentation, and discussion in its Robbins Aduitorium on Tuesday, March 23, to discuss the Women's Health Initiative, the largest study ever about women's health. Councilwoman Madeline Provenzano presented introductory remarks for the lecture that included speakers Sylvia Smoller, Ph.D., principal investigator for the Initiative, and Pamela Charney, M.D., clinical professor of medicine, as they discussed issues that women would find helpful in living healthy, productive lives. Above (from left) Councilwoman Provenzano joins Dr. Dominick P. Purpura, the Marilyn and Stanley M. Katz Dean of Einstein, in welcoming guests to the lecture series.