Health Care As It Should Be September 2013

Upcoming Events

  • The Treatment of Advanced Stage Prostate Cancer will be held LC
    7th Annual Arnold Palmer Prostate Center Community Symposium
    M, Sep 30,5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Varun Gupta, MD, Medical Oncology
    760-834-3798. Light dinner, reservations required by Sep 27. Read More

    The Atrial Fibrillation Epidemic
    Go Red for Women REDucate Series
    TU, Oct 1, 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    Andrew Rubin, MD, Cardiology
    American Heart Association’s Tasty Topics luncheon is held at The Bellatrix at the Classic Club, Palm Desert. 11:15 a.m. registration.
    760-346-8109. Reservation required; $30 fee for lunch and lecture. Read More

    Osteoporosis and You AC
    M, Oct 7, 11 a.m. to noon
    Shanna Hirschi, Senior Program Director, Arthritis Foundation
    760-568-1234 Read More

    Taking Care During Your Hospital Stay: What You Should Know! LQ
    Argyros Health and Wellness Series
    TU, Oct 8, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Celine Kaiser, Director, Risk Management
    Annette Brown, RN, Director, Nurse Informatics
    Eisenhower Medical Center
    760-610-7205 Read More

    Stroke Awareness — How to Act F.A.S.T. AC
    Sponsored by The Mended Hearts, Inc.
    TH, Oct 10, 6 to 8 p.m.
    Carol Marietta, RN, MSN, NP, Stroke Nurse Practitioner
    Eisenhower Medical Center
    760-409-8538 Read More

    CALENDAR KEY

    Most classes and lectures are free and early registration is recommended. For a full listing of lectures, events, programs and support groups, visit emc.org/calendar. Online registration is available for most events.

    *     Board Certified in Specialty
    AC Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
    LC Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center
    LQ Eisenhower George and Julia Argyros Health Center, La Quinta

    Would you like to have someone from Eisenhower Medical Center speak to your organization on a health-related topic? Please contact Vanessa Shanks at 760-834-7956 for more information.

 

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September 2013

  • Features

  • September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month - National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month focuses on raising awareness about a disease that is both common and highly treatable. Throughout the month of September,... more
  • A Primer On Choosing A Primary Care Physician - The importance of having a primary care physician cannot be overstated. A primary care physician is a doctor who helps patients maintain their overall health and... more
  • Breast-Imaging — Seeing Inside The Clouds - In the world of breast imaging, dense breasts present the most difficult problems in detecting cancer. Standard mammography equipment often cannot detect cancer lesions... more
  • The Memory Assessment Center - Since 2007, residents of the Coachella Valley who are struggling with memory changes — and the people who love them —have been offered close-to-home access to the Memory... more
  • Highlights

  • Eisenhower Joins Historic Cancer Research Effort - One of Three Hosts Sites in Coachella Valley The American Cancer Society is conducting a large-scale, long-term study looking at the lifestyle, environmental and... more
  • Upcoming Events

  • Calendar - The Atrial Fibrillation EpidemicGo Red for Women REDucate SeriesTU, Oct 1, 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.Andrew Rubin, MD, Cardiology*American Heart Association’s Tasty Topics... more
  • Calendar - The Treatment of Advanced Stage Prostate Cancer will be held LC7th Annual Arnold Palmer Prostate Center Community SymposiumM, Sep 30,5:30 to 7 p.m.Varun Gupta, MD,... more