Memorial Hospital Foundation:
Women Wear Red – For Heart Awareness
Celebrating the Life of Jane Johnston.
ABOUT DR. SUZANNE STEINBAUM:
Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum is an attending cardiologist and the Director of Women and Heart Disease of Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. She has done fellowship training in both preventive cardiology and cardiology, with a subspecialty in prevention and women and heart disease. She attended the Kirsksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, the founding school of the osteopathy, and is one of 18 osteopathic physicians in her family. After receiving her post-doctoral degree, she trained at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City, in both internal medicine and cardiology, receiving her M.D. board certification in both, and became a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. She was the Director of the Center for Cardiac and Pulmonary Health, for cardiac rehabilitation and lifestyle management at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York prior to joining Lenox Hill.
Dr. Steinbaum has devoted her career to the treatment of heart disease through early detection, education, and prevention. She has lectured nationally on topics of coronary artery disease, women and heart disease, natural and alternative ways of treating heart disease and the prevention of heart disease. She is often cited in magazines and newspapers and is regularly seen on network news health segments for ABC, NBC and CBS as a leading consultant in the field of women and heart disease, preventive cardiology and topics of lifestyle management. She has been featured on The Early Show, The Doctors, Good Morning America, The Dr. Steve Show, Inside Edition and 20/20.
Her book, Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum’s Heart Book: Every Woman’s Guide to a Heart-Healthy Life – Reduce the Effects of Stress, Promote Heart Health, and Restore the Balance in Your Life, explains the importance of living from the heart to stay truly healthy. This book will be released in January and we will have copies of the book for signing at our event.