NYCSHP’s first August networking program took place at Sparks Steakhouse in Midtown East, New York. President, Dr. Karen Berger welcomed NYCSHP members from different health systems who were able to network throughout the dinner.
President, Dr. Karen Berger introduced the evening’s speaker, Dr. Joseph P. Reilly from AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center in New Jersey. Dr. Reilly presented “The impact of skin infections on U.S. healthcare and the role of single dose ORBACTIV® (oritavancin).”
President, Dr. Berger made several announcements about upcoming August events. The Active Shooter Training will be held on August 23rd at the Hospital for Special Surgery and the Continuing Education Program will be held on August 24th at Club A Steakhouse. She encouraged everyone to get involved in the grassroots lobbying effort in NY state and reminded members that the society will be providing guidance and support to foster lobbying experiences.
Thank you to The Medicines Company for sponsoring this event!
Article Written by Gretchen Marcelino and Amina Jeu
Photos by Diana Duong, Amina Jeu, and Gretchen Marcelino
Edited by Karen Berger and Jamie Chin