Mini-Medical School


Dorothy B. Kraft Center- 15 Essex Road, Paramus (First Floor Conference Room #1)

Cost: FREE


Elliot Brown, MD, Cardiologist
Paul Pelavin, MD, Pediatric Endocrinologist
Anish Patel, MD, Gastroenterologist
Xelenia DePeña, MD, Family Medicine
Jason Suh, MD, Hematologist/Oncologist

Valley Health System has developed a Mini-Medical School, which aims to provide the community with a free in-depth educational series. This five-week, in-person series will provide you with an opportunity to learn about diseases, prevention, and other health issues directly from Valley Health System physicians and practitioners. Basic anatomy and physiology, blood work and certain tests, and common diseases and management will be discussed.

This course is designed for adults 18 years and above. If you are a high school junior/senior, at least 16 years old, and are interested in this program, please call 201-291-6148 or email [email protected] and the program coordinator will reach out to you.

Thursday, April 4 – Cardiovascular System – Elliot Brown, MD, Cardiologist
Thursday, April 11 – Endocrine System – Paul Pelavin, MD, Pediatric Endocrinologist
Thursday, April 18 – Gastrointestinal System – Anish Patel, MD, Gastroenterologist
Thursday, April 25 – Respiratory System – Xelenia DePeña, MD, Family Medicine
Thursday, May 2 – Hematological System – Jason Suh, MD, Hematologist/Oncologist

* Space is limited to first 55 people to register.
* To be Wait Listed please call 201-291-6467.