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Memorial Day Weekend in #HipNJ

Memorial Day is right around the corner. Still not sure where to celebrate? #HipNJ has got you covered. Here are some of the best places in New Jersey to celebrate this weekend.

Saturday

 The Headliner (Neptune)

Pork Roll Festival (Trenton)

 

Sunday

 The Headliner (Neptune)

Oasis Pool & Day Club (Neptune)

Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City (Atlantic City)

Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City (Atlantic City)

Monday

Avenue Beach Club (Long Branch)

Woodland Park Memorial Day Street Fair (Woodland Park)

Bonus

Crystal Springs Resort *for the golfers out there* (Hamburg)

Book your tee time here.

 

Dr. Stuart Geffner on “Live From Surgery”

Dr. Stuart Geffner, Director of Transplant Surgery at RWJBarnabas Health, met with Steve Adubato on “One-on-One” to discuss the “Live from Surgery” program at Liberty Science Center.

“Live from Surgery” is an interactive program offering students a unique opportunity to peer into an operating room and interact with medical experts. This powerful learning experience exposes students to careers in biotechnology and medical science. “It’s an absolutely spectacular program,” Geffner said.

Sessions include:

  • Cardiac/Valve Surgery
    • Heart Transplant/VAD
    • Kidney Transplant
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
    • Neonatal Surgery
    • Neurosurgery
    • Robotic Surgery

To learn more, click here.

Elena Marmo on WaterAid

Elena Marmo of WaterAid joined Lisa Marie Latino in the #HipNJ studio to discuss her work with the amazing organization.

WaterAid is an international development organization, working in over 35 countries. They provide access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene.

The Parsippany native tells Latino that there are 844 million people across the globe that do not have access to clean water. “That’s about one in every ten people,” she states.

Marmo has visited Colombia and Cambodia to help spread the mission of WaterAid. They hope to provide clean water to everyone, everywhere by 2030. “We’re on our way, but we’ve still got some work to do.”

In May, students from Montclair State University, Rutgers University and Ramapo University will be climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money and awareness for the cause. To learn more, click here.