The Lewin Fund to Fight Women’s Cancers presented “Own Your Health” at Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley in Woodcliff Lake. The host and moderator, Dr. Sharyn N. Lewin, the fund’s executive director, also is the medical director of gynecologic oncology at Holy Name Medical Center in Teaneck. A large audience gathered for the panel and participated in the question and and answer session that followed, and a significant number of them had on-site genetic testing. They May 5 meeting also included brunch.
Sponsors included Holy Name Medical Center, Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley, Myriad, Sharsheret, Valley Chabad, Hadassah, the Orangetown Jewish Center, and Temple Israel and JCC in Ridgewood. For more information, call (929) 224-2293 or go to TheLewinFund.org.