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Thursday, April 18, 2024 - 6:00pm
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Title: First Aid and Fitness For Cyclists

Date:  Thursday, April 18, 2024

Time: 6:00-8:00 PM

Place: Woodhull Medical Center (10 minutes by subway from Manhattan)

          760 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11206

          Conference Room 1

Fee:   $25  ( Bring check* or cash to the event; 100% of the proceeds support the Kids Ride Club)

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Directions To Woodhull:  From Manhattan, take the LAST car of the "M" train (Direction Metropolitan Ave).  It's an elevated train.  Get off at the Flushing Avenue station. The hospital is at the bottom of the stairs.  Hospital Police in the main lobby will direct you to the Conference Center.  Call Ed Fishkin if you need driving directions.

Overview

First Aid for Cyclists:  Hopefully you'll never need to use this information, but if you ride often and long enough, you're destined to see an accident on the road.  This evening you'll receive useful information about trauma, first aid for common cycling injuries, the role of the first responder, how to communicate effectively with 911 services and what to expect and demand in an ER.  You'll receive take home tips to prevent road injuries, how to maximize the chance for full recovery after an accident and suggestions for your personal, cyclists first aid kit.  Pizza and beverages will provided too!!

Speaker:  Edward Fishkin M.D.
                Chief Medical Officer (retired)
                NYC Health+Hospitals Woodhull Medical Center

 

                Assoc. Professor Clinical Medicine NYU Langone School of Medicine
 

*Checks should be made out to, “The Woodhull Auxiliary,” and on the Memo Line write, “Kids Ride Club Account.”

 

 

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First Aid For Cyclists
04.18.2024
6:00pm
cycling trips