Health Seminar on Weight Loss Surgical Options (04/30/2014)


Wednesday, April 30, 2014


6:00pm — Check-in; 6:30 pm–8:30pm — Seminar


HackensackUMC Palisades, 7600 River Road, North Bergen, NJ

Featured Speakers

Medical Staff from The Institute for Weight Loss Surgery at HackensackUMC Palisades


FREE Admission.
FREE food and refreshments will be provided.
FREE Parking.
FREE Transportation available from 60th St. & Bergenline Ave., starting at 5:30pm.

More than 60% of the U.S. population is overweight and about 30% is classified as being obese. Today, there are many Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgical Options for people who have been unable to achieve significant weight loss through diet and exercise. There is hope for a longer, healthier life. Featured seminar speakers will include medical professionals from The Weight Loss Institute at HackensackUMC Palisades, who have helped thousands of patients in our area lose the weight and keep it off.

About HackensackUMC Palisades

HackensackUMC Palisades is located at 7600 River Road in North Bergen, NJ, and serves a population of 400,000 in Hudson and southern Bergen Counties. The non-profit Medical Center is affiliated with the Hackensack University Health Network, and it features a 202-bed hospital and The Harborage, a 247-bed nursing home and rehabilitation center. HackensackUMC Palisades was recently ranked as New Jersey’s #4 hospital of its size by Inside Business magazine and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) has honored HackensackUMC Palisades with its prestigious Community Outreach Award for its year-round commitment to educate residents, improve access to care, and reduce health disparities. HackensackUMC Palisades is the largest employer in its service area with more than 1,300 employees and it has an annual operating budget of approximately $150 million. It has been recognized as one of Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work in Healthcare. For more information, please visit

For more information

Nikki Mederos — (201) 854-5702