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Sunday, October 20, 2019

#TeamWMCHealth Goes the Distance in 2019 New York City Marathon

Posted By: Advancing Care

As seen in the November/December 2019 Issue of Advancing Care

Eleven runners from the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) are set to go the distance in the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon on November 3 to further the network’s mission of providing the highest-quality care in the Hudson Valley.

The marathoners, representing WMCHealth’s 10 hospitals, have dedicated their races to their patients. Donations, which will stay local to each marathoner’s hospital, can be made at WMCHealth.org/marathon.

This year’s runners are: Christopher Castro-Gonzalez, PrEP Specialist, Westchester Medical Center; Fabio Danisi, MD, MidHudson Regional Hospital; Angela Flesland, RN, Westchester Medical Center; Brittany Foote, RN, Westchester Medical Center; Brian Geiger, MSPT, Westchester Medical Center; Lisa Hirsch, MD, Good Samaritan Hospital; Kristin Jedziniak, RN, Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital; Michael Kim, MD, Westchester Medical Center; Luis Tatem, MD, Westchester Medical Center; Elizabeth Tilley, PhD, Westchester Medical Center; and Yurij Tsuvanyk, surgical technician, HealthAlliance Hospital: Mary’s Avenue Campus.

Pictured above: Eleven runners representing the 10 Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) hospitals will join the more than 50,000 marathoners on November 3.