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Legislative Luncheon

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Last week SUNY Downstate Medical Center president Dr. Wayne J. Riley hosted his first Legislative luncheon with the Brooklyn delegation. In attendance were Dean of the Delegation Assemblyman Joseph Lentol; Chair of the Assembly Ways and Means Committee, Assembly Member Helene Weinstein; Assembly Member Rodneyse Bichotte; NYS State Senators Kevin Parker; Velmanette Montgomery; Martin Golden, and Councilmember Mathieu Eugene.

There were also representatives from the Offices of State Senators Persaud and Hamilton; Offices of Assembly Members Wright, Maliotakis, and Richardson; NYS Attorney General Underwood, Comptroller DiNapoli, Congresswoman Clarke as well as Councilmembers Williams, and Maisel.

Dr. Riley highlighted some accomplishments from his first year as president and discussed his long-term plan to produce the next generation of healthcare professionals who will provide the best quality health care in Brooklyn.

Photo courtesy: SUNY Downstate Medical Center