PISCATAWAY – New Jersey high school students have an opportunity to prove their brain power by competing in the 2011 Central New Jersey Regional Brain Bee. Modeled after a traditional spelling bee, the Brain Bee is a live question and answer competition in which students are quizzed about the human brain and central nervous system. There is no cost to participate.
NEWARK — Pediatric cardiac surgery is now available at Children’s Hospital of New Jersey (CHoNJ) at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center under a new partnership with NYU School of Medicine. The on-site program directed by Sunil P. Malhotra, MD, operates in partnership the NYU School of Medicine and Ralph S. Mosca, MD, Division Chief of Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiac Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center.
NEWARK–The American Heart Association has announced that Diana Jordan, a nationally renowned healthcare humorist, comedian and author, will present an inspirational and entertaining keynote address at the second annual Northern New Jersey Go Red For Women Luncheon on Friday, Feb. 11, at the Prudential Center in Newark.
EDISON – The Edison Township Public Library Board of Trustees has set its 2011 meeting schedule.
RAHWAY — Joseph Gibilisco (center) receives a plaque from Foundation President Marlene H. Lubinger and Kirk Tice, RWJ Rahway President & CEO in recognition of his outstanding dedication, leadership and service as Foundation Chairman from 2008-2010.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Pactiv Corporation, maker of Hefty® brand products, has introduced a new line of disposable paper plates that are compostable while delivering strength and value.
GRANTHAM, Pa. — Linden resident Cristina Putz was named to the dean’s list for the 2010 fall semester at Messiah College. Putz is a first year majoring in accounting. Dean’s list is earned by receiving a 3.6 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale.
RAHWAY — Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway nurse Joan Calabrese welcomes the first patient to the newly renovated 3C Telemetry Unit on Tuesday.
WEST CALDWELL — Essex County College in conjunction with Local 68 Operating Engineers recently sponsored a six-week Pre-Retirement Program in West Caldwell.