Dear Members and Friends of the Hellenic Medical Society of Philadelphia,
The 4th Annual Multidisciplinary Conference of the Global Hellenic Medical and Biosciences Network sponsored by the Federation of Hellenic Medical Societies of North America at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City on December 3, 2010 was very successful in networking the Hellenic physicians and bioscientists, offering continuing medical eduacation, furthering the communication with Greek physicians and bioscientists, and becoming a model for other Hellenic professional networks to organize.
On Saturday, December 4, 2010 the community health outreach at Astoria, Queens Hellenic medical offices offered new opportunities for screening of patients for diabetes, hypertension, and women’s health problems. Over 150 physicians and bioscientists enrolled for the conference to learn from thirty high quality bioscientific presentations and excellent panel discussions.
The U.S Department of Health by its reprentative Health Policy Coordinator Ms. Ekaterini Malliou congratulated the Federation of Hellenic Medical Societies of North America and the Global Hellenic Medical and Biosciences Network for its theme New Advances in Medicine and Community Health.
The Greek American Leadership was present at the Official Opening Ceremony. His Eminence Archbishop Dimitrios of America offered