Health and Safety Newsletter

January 2018 Edition

Katie Schumacher will share her "Don't Press Send" message to Garden City Middle School Students

Sponsored by the GC PTA Health and Safety Committee, grades 6 through 8 will each attend an assembly hosted by Katie Schumacher on January 30th. Students get important lessons about cyber civics and the need for social media guidelines. Mrs. Schumacher provides students strategies as they navigate the ever-changing technological world, by promoting kind and careful online communication, in the hope of preventing them from harming others or themselves.

NYU Winthrop Hospital's SCORE Program - Education for Our Community

NYU WInthrop Hospital's Sports Medicine Department is actively involved in the community to provide education to local organizations and parents. Their Sports Community OutReach Education Program (SCORE) is an educational series of one-hour workshops offered at no cost to our community at the NYU Winthrop Research and Academic Center.

Upcoming programs for parents and students include:

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 @ 7pm
Sports Safety: Avoiding Tooth and Mouth Injuries
Speaker: Dr. Miriam R. Robbins, DDS, MS, FACD, Chair, Department of Dental Medicine

Monday, February 12th, 2018 @7pm
Alcohol, Drugs and the Athlete
Presented by Dr. Ronald Marino, DO, MPH, NYU Winthrop Hospital Pediatrician

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 @ 7pm
The Fastest Game on Two Feet - Common Injuries in Lacrosse
Presented by Ian Leary, ATC, CSCS, NYU Winthrop Hospital Athletic Trainer

Reserve your seat by calling the Sports Medicine Department at 516-663-1054.
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