Current News and Events

Upcoming Events

Tick-Borne Disease - Education and Prevention
Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 10 AM
Shinnecock Indian Reservation - Parrish Hall
Anna-Marie Wellins, DNP
Steven Schutzer, MD

Tick-Borne Disease - Panel Discussion by Experts in the Field
Saturday, August 20, 2016  at 1 PM
Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor

                               Panel
Patricia K. Coyle, MD - Stony Brook Medicine

Max Minnerop, MD - Southampton Hospital

Steven Schutzer, MD - Rutgers-New Jersey Medicine

Anna-Marie Wellins, DNP - Stony Brook Medicine

Jerry Simons, RPA-C - East Hampton Family Medicine

Robert S. Chaloner, CEO, Southampton Hospital, Moderator
                          Public Questions & Answers

The Hampton Classic - Train Your Eyes to be "TickWise" for Children
A partnership with East End Tick & Mosquito Control
Wednesday, August 31 at 11 AM
The Hampton Classic Showgrounds in Bridgehampton
Rebecca Young, RN
April Boitano, MSED

Tick-Borne Disease - Education and Prevention
Monday, September 12, 2016 at 7:15 PM
Eastern Long Island Audubon Society at Quogue Wildlife Refuge
Max Minnerop, MD

Tick-Borne Disease - Community Outreach
Sunday, September 18, 2016 at 12 PM
Town of Southampton Anti-Bias Task Force Annual Picnic
Red Creek Park in Hampton Bays
Rebecca Young, RN, BSN

Tick-Borne Disease - Education and Prevention
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 2 PM
Cutchogue New Suffolk Library in Cutchogue
Neurologic & Arthritic Complications in Lyme Disease
Olga McAbee, MD, Neurologist
Elaine Karis, MD, Rheumatologist

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News

 New Culprit in Lyme Disease

Karen Weintraub
New York Times

February 16, 2016
 Fall Tick Prevention Tips Dawn Watson
Sag Harbor Express
 October 22, 2015
Ticks: Summer's Unwanted Guests Alexandra Zissu
The New York Times
August 12, 2015
Long Winter Could Mean Tick-Infested Summer on LI News12 Long Island May 26, 2015
Lone Star Ticks Aren't Transmitting Lyme Disease TickEncounter.org March 2015
Willy Burgdorfer, Who Found Bacteria
That Causes Lyme Disease, Is Dead at 89
William Yardley
The New York Times
November 19, 2014
Noyac Hosts Last Tick Talk of the Season Sag Harbor Express November 18, 2014
Panel Talks Ticks in Sag Harbor
Stephen J. Kotz
Sag Harbor Express
September 23, 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