Getting to Know Your Gynecologist LQ
Woman to Woman Series
TU, Jan 17, 3 to 4 p.m.
Andrea Randall, MD, Gynecology/Obstetrics
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Food Matters: Nutritious Eating and Choices PL
Palm Springs Library Series
TU, Jan 17, 6 to 7 p.m.
David Neumann, MD, Family Medicine; Chef Greg Schmitz, Palm Greens Café, Palm Springs
760-969-7770, extension 7560 Read More
Breast Cancer: Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy LC
Lunch and Learn with the Expert
W, Jan 18, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Evelyn “Lillian” Kachikwu, MD, General Surgery and fellowship trained in Surgical Oncology
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Nutrition for Diabetes AC
Sponsored by Desert Diabetes Club
W, Jan 18, 2 to 3 p.m.
Gustavo Wong, RD, HFS, CDE, Diabetes Program
760-773-1578 Read More
Fingers to Shoulders AC
Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Series
TH, Jan 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Orthopedic Surgeons* Stephen O’Connell, MD and Patrick St. Pierre, MD
760-568-1234 Read More
Age Is Not a Factor: Achieve an Active Lifestyle LQ
M, Jan 23, 2 to 3 p.m.
Bill Bell, athlete; Patricia Avila, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Eisenhower Wellness Institute; and Kim Bloom, BS, Exercise Physiologist
760-610-7205 by Jan 21. Read More
Hormones and Health: Sorting Through the Headlines AC
TH, Jan 26, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Elisa Lindley, MD, Gynecology*/Oncology*
760-568-1234 Read More
Oh, My Aching Knees! LQ
Argyros Health and Wellness Series
TH, Feb 2, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Jason Weisstein, MD, MPH, FACS, Orthopedic Surgery
760-610-7205 by Jan 31. Read More
Cancer Treatment Side Effects: How Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Can Help LC
M, Feb 6, 1 to 2 p.m.
Sofia Peterson, MD, Internal Medicine/Geriatric Medicine, subspecialty in Wound Care/Hyperbaric Medicine
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Day of Caring...About Women and Cancer Patricia Avila, MD, MPH and Sherry Lebed Davis to Speak
Eisenhower’s sixth annual Day of Caring…About Women and Cancer will take place at the Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center on Friday, February 10, 2012, from 9:15 a.m. to noon.
Presentations will take place in the Berger Auditorium. Registration and a light brunch begin at 9:15 a.m. in the Healing Gardens. At 10 a.m. Patricia Avila, MD, MPH, Medical Director of the Eisenhower Wellness Institute and a Primary Care 365 physician, will speak on The Daily Journey of Health and Healing — Learning How to Overcome Emotional Obstacles for Optimal Health and Healing.
Prior to moving to the Coachella Valley, Dr. Avila was Medical Director for Online Care and Care Management with HMSA/ Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Hawaii. She was Medical Director of the Wellness and Lifestyle Center at Castle Medical Center in Kailua, Hawaii and was also the Medical Director for the Women’s Health Center at the Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu.
At 11 a.m. Sherry Lebed Davis will present Healthy-Steps™ Moving you to better health with the Lebed Method, discussing her own cancer journey and the importance of exercise for cancer patients and cancer survivors.
Davis is one of the foremost authorities, trainers and presenters on the use of movement and therapeutic exercise for healing and quality of life issues after cancer, lymphedema and chronic illness. She is the co-founder with Marc Lebed, MD and Joel Lebed, MD of Healthy-Steps Moving you to better health with the Lebed Method, a worldwide organization providing unique wellness programs for special populations. Sherry has also authored a book, Thriving after Breast Cancer, Essential Healing Exercises for Body and Mind.
For more information, call 760-834-3798 or visit emc.org/calendar.
Seating is limited and reservations are required.