Scores attend Third Annual Community, Corporate & Legislative Breakfast “Building Brooklyn’s Future.” Congressman Hakeem Jeffries said that The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) serves as a “critical safety net provider” to residents in the local communities of North-Central Brooklyn.
April 30, 2017
Unknown Bikers Donation Ride Brings Awareness To Childhood Cancer
Hundreds of motorcyclists called the Unknown Bikers recently traveled to The Brooklyn Hospital Center to bring awareness to childhood cancer and raise funds as part of their sixth annual Donation Ride for TBHC’s Pediatric Hematology/Oncology program.
April 19, 2017
The Brooklyn Hospital Center Community Advisory Board (CAB) Elects New Chair
Dr. Kim Best is the new chair of The Brooklyn Hospital Center’s Community Advisory Board (CAB), hospital officials announced. Dr. Best is a longtime advocate for the community who was elected on April 18th during the annual CAB meeting held at the hospital campus, 121 DeKalb Avenue.
March 30, 2017
Harlem Globetrotters Surprise Pediatric Patients At The Brooklyn Hospital Center
Two players for the Harlem Globetrotters paid a surprise visit to the young patients at The Children’s Health Center at The Brooklyn Hospital Center on Thursday. Hoops Green and Buckets Blakes dropped by the hospital located at 121 DeKalb Avenue and wowed the kids with tricks, signed autographs, and took photos with them.
March 4, 2017
March: Colon Cancer Awareness Month Early Screening & Treatment Saves Lives
Each year, more than 9,000 New Yorkers develop colorectal cancer and more than 3,000 die as a result. Yet statistics show that colorectal cancer remains the second leading cause of cancer death in New York State, health officials said. Early colon cancer detection and treatment saves lives.