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The Learning Table with PHP is a series of free virtual educational events, dedicated to supporting individuals with IDD, their advocates, and other support team members.

Guest speakers with expertise will provide information and lead a discussion
on various important topics. 
Come sit at our “table” and learn with us.

 


PREVIOUS SESSIONS:

DATE:  Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 12:00PM & Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 2:00PM

TOPIC:  Family Education Session: Covid-19 & the Flu Season

COVID-19 and Flu Vaccines Information Session with Dr. Stephan Deutsch, Partners Health Plan, Chief Medical Officer provided the latest information.  Topics will included updates on the Coronavirus vaccines, mask-wearing, and preparing for flu season.  A Q & A followed the presentation.

AUDIENCE: Self-Advocates, Family Members, Support Staff, Care Managers, Nursing Staff

PRESENTER(S): Dr. Stephan Deutsch, Partners Health Plan, Chief Medical Officer

 
NOTE: This Learning Table / Family Education Session was hosted in collaboration with Care Design NY.  Full recordings of both sessions can be found below: 

10/6/21 Session



10/13/21 Session

 


 

DATE:  Wednesday 03/17/21  11:00am – 12:00pm

TOPIC:  Keeping A Healthy Heart 

Information about heart disease risk factors, blood pressure, cholesterol, and living a healthy lifestyle. 

AUDIENCE: Self-Advocates, Family Members, Support Staff, Care Managers, Nursing Staff

PRESENTER(S):  Renata Goldman, RN, PHP Director of Care Coordination

Carol Schiavone, RN, Clinical Team Leader

Full Session Below:

TOPIC:  Making Sense of COVID-19 Vaccines 

The latest information about the COVID-19 vaccines.
Topics include: history of vaccines, how vaccines work,
as well benefits & risks of COVID-19 vaccines.

AUDIENCE: Self-Advocates & Family Members

PRESENTER(S): Dr. Stephan Deutsch, PHP’s Chief Medical Officer

Full Session Below:


DATE:  Tuesday 12/15/20 at 12:30PM-1:30PM

TOPIC:  Tips for Self-Care and your Emotional Wellness during the Holiday Season

AUDIENCE: Self-Advocates, Family Members, Support Staff, Care Managers, Nursing Staff

PRESENTER(S): Janet Bamgbade, LCSW (PHP Care Coordinator Supervisor), Laura May-Grabell, LMSW (PHP Clinical Team Leader)

Full Session Below:


DATE:  Wed 10/28/20 at 12pm

TOPIC:  Flu Season, COVID-19, & the IDD Population

AUDIENCE: Self-Advocates, Family Members, Support Staff, Care Managers

PRESENTER(S): Dr. Stephan Deutsch (PHP CMO), Scott Doolan (PHP Director of Healthcare Programs)

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DATE:  Monday 11/23/20 at 1:00pm

TOPIC:  Understanding Diabetes- Part 1: Risk Factors, Types, Signs, Symptoms & Prevention

AUDIENCE: Self-Advocates, Family Members, Support Staff, Care Managers, Nursing Staff

PRESENTER(S): Scott Doolan, RN (PHP Director of Healthcare Programs), Lisa Tropea, RN (PHP Clinical Team Leader)

Full Session Below


DATE:  Wednesday 12/02/20 at 1:00pm

TOPIC:  Understanding Diabetes- Part 2: Nutrition & Eating Well

AUDIENCE: Self-Advocates, Family Members, Support Staff, Care Managers, Nursing Staff

PRESENTER(S): Iris Padawer-Hartman, RN (AHRC NYC RN Educator)

Full Session below


DATE:  Wednesday 12/09/20 at 1:00pm

TOPIC:  Understanding Diabetes- Part 3: Lifestyle Modification & Living with Diabetes

AUDIENCE: Self-Advocates, Family Members, Support Staff, Care Managers, Nursing Staff

PRESENTER(S): Scott Doolan, RN (PHP Director of Healthcare Programs), Lisa Tropea, RN (PHP Clinical Team Leader)

Full Session below

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