Women’s Bar Association Goes Red For Heart Health Month

Jennifer Goodstein (back, c), Bronx Supreme Court Doris Gonzalez (front, l) and Dr. Mark Abrams (front, r) with The Shirley Rodriguez-Reminski Girl’s School Orchestra.
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The Bronx Women’s Bar Association learned about the choices we can make to live a heart-healthy life on Thursday, February 28 at the Bronx Hall of Justice. Jennifer Goodstein, survivor and former Community News Group publisher and president, shared her story of battling heart disease. Dr. Mark Abrams, Hearthbeath Health director of Patient Engagement and Education; American Heart Association Greater Ny Fellows Society New York Presbyterian – Columbia University Medical Center vice president of Education, discussed heart disease and treatment options.

(l-r) Dr. Abrams; senior court officer William Alago; Bronx Supreme Court Justice Gonzalez; Jennifer Goodstein and Laura Guerriero, Bronx Times Reporter publisher.
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Jennifer Goodstein and Dr. Abrams had a heart to heart during the ceremony.
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Dr. Abrams informed guests on how to lead a heart healthy life.
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Jennifer Goodstein spoke in depth about her battle with heart disease.
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Civil Court Administrative Judge Doris Gonzalez welcomed everyone to the heartfelt event.
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