Talk and Walk with a Doc 2023

Talk with a Doc
Virtual Health Education Series via Zoom

Stay tuned for 2024 Talk and Walk with a Doc updates! 

2023 Talks

Talk with a Doc: Stress & Your Health
Recorded Wednesday, April 12, 2023 at 11 AM
Speaker: Lawrence Michael Ferber, PhD
Director, Behavioral Health Central Intake Services/Director Behavioral Health Student Externship Program, Catholic Health
View Recorded Talk Here

Talk with a Doc: Parkinson's Disease 
Recorded Wednesday, April 26, 2023 at 11 AM
Speaker: Guy Schwartz, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology, Director of the Stony Brook Parkinson’s and Movement Disorder Center, Management of Risk Factors and Symptomatic Treatment in Parkinson’s Disease, Stony Brook Medicine
View Recorded Talk Here

Talk with a Doc: Skin Cancer
Recorded Wednesday, May 10, 2023 at 11 AM
Speaker: Keasha S. Guerrier, MD, Chair, Family Medicine, Long Island Jewish Valley Stream Hospital; Director, New York State Academy of Family Physicians
View Recorded Talk Here

Talk with a Doc: Fitness for Longevity
Recorded Wednesday, May 24, 2023 at 11 AM
Speaker: Shazaan Hushmendy, MD, Mount Sinai South Nassau
View Recorded Talk Here

Talk with a Doc: Migraine & Headache
Wednesday, June 7, 2023 at 11 AM
Speaker: Bruce Mayerson, MD, Chief of Neurology, St. Catherine of Siena Hospital, Catholic Health Physician Partners Medical Group
View Recorded Talk Here


Talk with a Doc: Cataracts & Eye Health
Wednesday, June 21, 2023 at 11 AM
Speaker: Jules Winokur, MD, Vice Chair of Ophthalmology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital 
View Recorded Talk Here


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Walk with a Doc
In Person Walking Events

 Join the Long Island Health Collaborative for Walk with a Doc,  free community walking events sponsored by AARP New York! Our doc will briefly discuss their specialties and the many health benefits of walking before we take a walk through a scenic location where attendees can walk and talk with the docs. 

Walk with a Doc: Merrick
Saturday, May 27, 2023 at 11 AM
Camman’s Pond Park, Merrick Road and Lindenmere Blvd, Merrick, NY 11566
Led by Linda Mermelstein, MD, MPH, Associate Director, Community Outreach and Engagement, Stony Brook Cancer Center
Register Here

Walk with a Doc: Mount Sinai
Saturday, June 24, 2023 at 11 AM
Heritage Park, 633 Mount Sinai-Coram Rd, Mt Sinai, NY 11766
Lead by Raja Jaber, MD, ABFP, dipABLM, Associate Clinical Professor of Family Medicine, Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine, Director Lifestyle and Integrative Medicine Program, Stony Brook Medicine
Register Here