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Doc Talks

You’re invited to learn about a wide range of healthcare topics at DeKalb Medical's free Doc Talks. Light refreshments will be served. All events and parking are free, but registration is required. Please find our upcoming talks below. Call 404.501.WELL (9355) for more information or to register.

November

Mindful Eating This Holiday Season

Thursday, November 6th, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., Theatre, North Decatur Campus -- Lynn Leo, RD, LD, CDE
Monday, November 10th, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., Community Room, Hillandale Campus -- Leslie Tranter, RD, LD, CDE

As the holidays approach, learn how to use all your senses to choose food that is both satisfying and nourishing. Through interactive techniques, diabetes educators and dietitians will explain how to select the right foods at parties, understand physical fullness, become a food critic, calm your holiday stress without overeating and change your relationship with food.

Is Heartburn Burning You Up?

Tuesday, November 18th
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Theatre, North Decatur Campus

Do you wonder if you will be taking antacids and pills the rest of your life to treat your heartburn? Hear from DeKalb Medical’s Heartburn Solutions Center professionals as they discuss how you can keep chronic heartburn from disrupting your life and your enjoyment of the holidays. Our expert panel includes: Mark Stern, M.D., Scott Steinberg, M.D., dietitian Leslie Tranter and nurse navigator Pam Briggs.

Feb 2015

Solutions For Painful Orthopedic Conditions

Tuesday, February 3rd
6:30-7:30 p.m.
DeKalb Medical Theater, North Decatur campus

Do you suffer from chronic pain in a hip, knee or shoulder? Join Dr. Nathan Jove, a DeKalb Medical orthopedic surgeon, will talk about the latest advances in joint replacement surgery. People wishing to take a tour of the Joint Solutions Center should meet in the Theater at 6 p.m. To register, call 404.501.WELL or visit www.dekalbmedical.org.

Is Heartburn Burning You Up?

Thursday, February 19th
6:30-7:30 p.m.
DeKalb Medical Theatre, North Decatur Campus

Is Heartburn Burning You Up? Do you wonder if you will be taking antacids and pills the rest of your life to treat heartburn? Did you know that long-term heartburn also leads to esophageal cancer? Hear from DeKalb Medical’s Heartburn Solutions Center professionals as they discuss how you can keep chronic heartburn from disrupting your life. Our panel includes: Dr. Jeff Kamean, Dr. Scott Steinberg, dietician Ashley Stewart  and Nurse Navigator Pam Briggs. To register, call 404.501.WELL or visit www.dekalbmedical.org.

For all programs – Refreshments will be served and parking is validated. Call 404.501.WELL to register for these complimentary programs, in the event we need to make scheduling changes.

March 2015

Puberty Rocks For Girls

Thursday, March 19th, 6:30-8 p.m., DeKalb Medical Theater-North Decatur campus
Friday, March 20th, 6:30-8 p.m., DeKalb Medical at Hillandale Community Room

Is it time to address your daughter’s journey into adolescence? Learn how to help your daughter navigate the turbulent tween and teen years with the help of DeKalb Medical physician Caryn Johnson , M.D. This fun girl’s night out will cover body changes, mood swings, peer pressure and more. Please note that this evening is only for young ladies and their parent/guardian. To register, call 404.501.WELL or visit www.dekalbmedical.org.

Puberty Rocks For Boys

Thursday, March 26th, 6:30-8 p.m., DeKalb Medical Theater-North Decatur campus – Dr. Stuart Pancer
Friday, March 27th, 6:30-8 p.m. DeKalb Medical at Hillandale Community Room – Dr. Kenneth Harper

Is it time to address your son’s journey into adolescence? Learn how to help your daughter navigate the turbulent tween and teen years with the help of DeKalb Medical physicians. This fun night out will cover body changes, mood swings, peer pressure and more. Please note that this evening is only for young men and their parent/guardian. To register, call 404.501.WELL or visit www.dekalbmedical.org.

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