Summit Medical Group Sponsors Curemonos Third Anniversary Celebration
Last updated: Apr 30, 2012
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Guest speakers include U.S. Senator Robert Menendez and
Summit Medical Group surgeon, Peter Hyans, M.D.
Curemonos, a grassroots community-based organization that helps medically underserved women with breast health concerns celebrates its third anniversary on Friday, May 4, 7:30 p.m. at The Park Avenue Club, Florham Park. Guest speakers include
Plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Peter Hyans, M.D., is Medical Director of the Plastic Surgery Center and Chair of the Department of Surgery and Surgical Specialties at Summit Medical Group's 1 Diamond Hill Road campus. A board-certified plastic surgeon, he has 15 years’ experience in plastic surgery. His expertise includes facial rejuvenation, body contouring, and cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery. Dr. Hyans is a founding member and board member of Curemonos. Summit Medical Group is a Bronze Sponsor of the event.
Curemonos Founder and Executive Director, Dora Arias notes,"We are humbled by the courage of our survivors, the compassion of healthcare providers, the kindness of our volunteers, the generosity of strangers, and the support of our visionaries. Because of them, Curémonos has evolved into an organization making a difference in the lives of medically underserved Latinas affected by breast cancer."
The event features music by Luis Sima and Band, an auction to benefit Curémonos' programs and additional remarks by Karen Scoff, Curémonos volunteer and product specialist for Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. Tickets are $150.00 per person, $70 of which is tax deductible. For more information on the event, visit www.curemonos.org.
With both English and Spanish roots, Curémonos means healing together. Curémonos is a grassroots community-based organization created to help, guide and educate medically underserved women who are dealing with breast health concerns or a breast cancer diagnosis, as well as serve as a safe haven during a time of uncertainty. Our programs provide education, advocacy, and support to eliminate the barriers and disparities encountered by medically underserved and uninsured women in accessing medical care and services. All of our programs and services are provided free of charge.
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