MMC to Present Meet the Physicians, a Free Lunch and Learn Program Focusing on Better Health

LONG BRANCH, NJ- A panel of medical experts from Monmouth Medical Center and Barnabas Health Medical Group will address health-related questions and help participants find a pathway to better health through a July 18 Lunch and Learn program.

Held at the SCAN auditorium in the lower level of the Monmouth Mall in Eatontown from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the event will be moderated by Thomas Heleotis, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Monmouth Medical Center, and will include Barnabas Health Medical Group physicians Jason Krystofiak, MD, Primary Care and Sports Medicine; Andrew Nguyen, MD, Thoracic Surgery; and M. Haris Usman, MD, MS, RPVI, Interventional Cardiology.

This program will take place in SCAN’s auditorium in the lower level of the Monmouth Mall, Routes 35 and 36, Eatontown. To register for this free event, call 732-542-1326.

About Monmouth Medical Center
Monmouth Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health (RWJBH) facility, along with The Unterberg Children’s Hospital, is a regional teaching campus for Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. As the first hospital in Monmouth and Ocean counties, Monmouth Medical Center offers the most experienced surgeons in robotics and other minimally invasive procedures as well as bariatric and joint and spine surgery. Monmouth Medical Center delivers more babies annually than all other hospitals in Monmouth and Ocean counties combined and the fourth most in the state. The hospital offers access to the region’s top cardiologists and the award-winning, nationally recognized RWJBarnabas heart centers. It is the only hospital in Monmouth and Ocean counties to consistently receive an “A” Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit organization, and is one of only 53 U.S. hospitals recognized by Leapfrog as a Top Teaching Hospital. RWJBarnabas Health and Monmouth Medical Center, in partnership with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey — the state's only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center — brings a world class team of researchers and specialists to fight alongside patients, providing close-to-home access to the latest treatment and clinical trials.

CONTACT: Kathy Horan
(732) 923-6632