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Hahnemann Chapter

Hahnemann University Hospital

Hahnemann University Hospital

Meeting place: regular meetings are in 7th floor conference room, Hahnemann University Hospital Broad & Vine Sts. Philadelphia, PA.

Meeting date and time (usually 2nd Monday each month):   January 9th


Subject: HUH annual holiday party


The Center for Advanced Heart Failure Care at Hahnemann University Hospital & Second Chance Heart Transplant Support Group Cordially Invite You to Our Annual Holiday Party Monday December 12th, 2016 12 PM to 3 PM 

Party will be held on the 6th floor Conference Center Room 626 Bobst Bldg. Hahnemann University Hospital, Broad & Vine Streets. Philadelphia, PA


Please RSVP by December 6 to:

Renard Petronzio 856-346-9030   email or

Jim Bullard 732-463-3927 email

By consensus opinion, we are going to continue our holiday gift giving by favoring First Way of Collingswood, NJ.  This Charity offers numerous pregnancy services including clothing and other needs for newborns. Please bring items in the cost range of $10.00 to $15.00: Newborn clothing, towel sets, bottles, diapers, receiving blankets etc. Please bring unwrapped gifts with you the day of the party.

SECOND CHANCE HUH Chapter Nov 14th Meeting agenda

Speaker:  Grace Earl, PharmD, BCPS,  Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences

As many of you know, Dr Earl is our educator for the Medicare and Medicaid advice and council each year at this time.

Subject: Medicare and Medicaid updates & advice (click here for her handout: medicare_sp17-second-chance)
Team Discussions:

  1. Second Chance Grant Guidelines
  2. HUH Chapter Holiday party December 12, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  3. Discussions regarding the 2017 Annual dance

Calendar of Events:

  1. Second Chance events –
  2. TRIO’s MOST (Multi-Organ Support Team) news and events: Please check the following website for the latest events –

Old Business:

New Business:

Jim Bullard
Hahnemann University Hospital (HUH) – Second Chance – Chapter President
Second Chance Heart Transplant Support Group, Inc. – Chair
732 463 3927 (H)
732 216 6894 (C)
732 463 3926 (Fax)

Application Affortable Care <– click here to view 

Team Hahnemann 2013 DASH photo album(<– click here to view)
Holiday Party 2012 photos (<– click here to view)
Holiday Party 2011 photos (<– click here to view)

2015 Second Chance HUH Chapter Board of Directors

Jim Bullard (Pres.)         Renard Petronzio (VP)       Lela Marshall-Williams (Secy)

Jay Tittermary      Arthur Lekoff      Lois Bullard     Kenneth Golden     Ruth Willis

Dr. Howard Eisen, MD (Advisor)

Please go to our web site for additional information and flyers