***This event is a 2013 event. 2014 dates will be added to the calendar as they are available.***
William McKendree, a Senior Counselor at the Apprise Program will discuss ways that senior citizens can maximize their healthcare benefits. Mr. McKendree will also point out benefits that seniors may not even realize they have and answer questions from the audience.
Nikhil K. Dave, M.D., will discuss signs and symptoms of airborne allergens and food allergies including ways to avoid allergen triggers and treatment options that are available to you. he will also answer any questions that you may have about allergies.
Shalini Vijaykumar, M.D., Associates in Endocrinology, P.C., will discuss common and not-so-common thyroid problems and various treatment options. She will also save some time to answer questions that participants have about the thyroid gland.
Daily Steps to Less Stress is a six-week Highmark preventative group-based program that is an interactive wellness and lifestyle improvement program designed to identify and reduce personal stress through practical relaxation techniques and innovative stress management strategies.
John Dempster, president and CEO, Jefferson Regional Medical Center, has announced the new Medical Staff leadership for 2013-2014. Medical Staff officers include Timothy Honkala, MD, president; Ambaram Chauhan, MD, vice president, and David Stapor, MD, secretary-treasurer.
John Dempster, president and CEO, Jefferson Regional Medical Center, announced the recent appointment of Dorothy E. “Dolly” Bellhouse as Vice President of Integrated Delivery System Planning and Development.
In an article published Jan. 3, 2013 in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette South, Guillermo Borrero, MD, a psychiatrist on the medical staff at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, talks about "cabin fever" with reporter Margaret Smykla and offers some tips for overcoming with the "winter blues."
Free seminar led by Joseph Cvitkovic, PhD, Director of Behavioral Health at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. In the seminar, Dr. Cvitkovic will provide participants with many helpful tips and strategies to lose weight and quit smoking. Registration is required; call 412-469-7100 to register.