Current News and Events


All upcoming events will provide information about tick-borne diseases, prevention, and treatment. Participants will be given the opportunity to ask questions of the presenter. Please register in advance.

Public Awareness Event
Presentation and Q&A with Advisory Panel
Saturday, September 20 at 10:00 a.m.
RSVP: (631) 726-0452
Bay Street Theatre
1 Bay Street
Sag Harbor, NY 11963
More information.

View a recording of our June 7th Public Awareness Event on YouTube.

Physician Articles

Arthritis and Lyme Disease
Elaine Karis, MD
August 25, 2014
Food Allergy Triggered by Tick Bites
Erin McGintee, MD
May 22, 2014


Meat Lovers Can Face a Dangerous Allergy Carrie Miller
Suffolk Times
August 7, 2014
A Tick Bite Can Make You Allergic to Red Meat CBS News August 7, 2014
Texas Tick Can Turn Carnivores Into Vegetarians Associated Press August 6, 2014
Lone Star Tick Bite Making Victims
Allergic to Red Meat
News 12 Long Island June 14, 2014
Hospital Launches New Resource Center to
Educate East End About Ticks
Alyssa Melillo
The Southampton Press
June 10, 2014
Tick Target: New Lyme Vaccine in Clinical Trials Julie Lane
Shelter Island Reporter

Lyme Sufferer Defends 4-Posters Julie Lane
Shelter Island Reporter
June 2, 2014
A Bill to Help Lyme Patients & Doctors Carrie Miller
Riverhead News Review
May 29, 2014
Southampton Hospital Program to Educate Doctors,
Public About Tick-Borne Illness
Carrie Miller
Riverhead News Review
November 24, 2013
As Cases Rise, Southampton Hospital Looks to Create
Center for Tick-Borne Illness
Ellen Frankman
Sag Harbor Express
August 21, 2013