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Greenwich Hospital 5 Perryridge Road, Greenwich, CT 06830
Phone: 203-863-3000
 
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UPCOMING EVENTS

Oct 1 Facial & Chronic Sinusitis Pressure Otolaryngologist Steven Bramwit, MD, speaks at the Chronic Pain Education Forum. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Parkinson's Support Group Meets weekly for patient exercise, education and caregiver camaraderie. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 2 Heart Failure Education and Support Registered Dietitian Deborah Herskowitz, RD, talks about nutrition and heart health. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 7 PSA Results Urologist James Rosoff, MD, explains what the scores mean and discusses treatment options, if needed. Prostate Cancer Education Forum. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 9 Stroke Education Support Group - Being Healthy with Exercise with physical therapist Deborah O'Donnell, PT. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 9 Mini-Med Seminar and Medical Explorers welcome anesthesiologist David Bernstein, MD, to provide insight into the anesthesiologist's critical role of providing pain relief and sedation. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 9 Melissa's Project A support system can make a world of difference to people living with mental illness. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 10 Depression Screening Day Annual free and confidential sessions. Please schedule early; appointments fill quickly. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 14 Diabetes Support Group - Label Lingo: Using Food Labels to Help Control Blood Sugars Learn more. FREE.

Oct 16 Aging Well: Planning for Psychological Well-Being with Roni Lang, LCSW, and Rachel Alfandre, LCSW. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 23 Osteoporosis: Prevention and Treatment Orthopedic surgeon Steven Hindman, MD, and physical therapist Betsy Kreuter, PT, talk about minimizing effects and preventing weak bones. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 24 Relaxing With Mindfulness, Meditation and Tai Chi Instructor Ken Dolan, and Roberta Brown-Brugo, RN, Show you ways to deal with anxiety-provoking situations. Learn more. FREE.

Oct 29 Helping Knees With New Cartilage Sports medicine specialist/orthopedic surgeon Demetrios Delos, MD, explains cartilage transplantation, an exciting new option for knee pain and function. Learn more. FREE.

Spotlight on Medicine
When you can't catch this radio program, listen to podcasts of past interviews on a variety of health topics.


OCTOBER 2013

Energize with our October programs. Learn about new approaches to healing during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Hear about medical ethics, the psychology of aging well and new ways to treat joint pain, among other mind-opening topics.

Breast Cancer Events

Breast Cancer Treatment Plan
Tuesday, October 8
6:30-8pm

Noble Conference Center, Greenwich Hospital

Speakers:
Barbara Ward, MD, Breast Surgeon; Medical Director, Breast Center
David Greenspun, MD, Reconstructive Surgeon
Janet Freedman, MD, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist
Ashwatha Narayana, MD, Radiation Oncologist

Learn about lifesaving advances in breast cancer treatment and how our medical team plans a patient's care. Get updates on radiation therapy, chemotherapy, pain management, complementary therapy and other options. Learn more. FREE.

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Sunday October 27

Join or support the Greenwich Thinks Pink team at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport. Contact Jan Larkin at jan.larkin@greenwichhospital.org


New! STAR® Rehab Program

Greenwich Hospital professionals have been certified by STAR® (Survivorship Training and Rehabilitation). This cancer rehab program is supported by a gift from Rose-Marie and Jack R. Anderson.


I Can Cope Series
6:30-8pm

Hyde Conference Room, Greenwich Hospital

This series, held twice a year, is designed to help cancer patients and their families best manage the disease and its treatments. Learn more. FREE.
October 15 - Nutrition and Cancer with Barry Boyd, MD, Oncologist
October 29 - Managing the Effects of Illness and Treatment with Beverly Drucker, MD, Oncologist
November 5 - Mobilizing Resources and Support with Judy Holding, Oncology Chaplain


A Question of Ethics
Not Like It Used To Be: The Doctor/Patient Relationship
Thursday, October 10
7-8:30pm

When difficult decisions need to be made, Greenwich Hospital's Ethics Committee steps in to help families understand their choices. With medical advances extending life, who decides what's in a patient's best interest? Join us for this special thought-provoking program. Learn more. FREE.


Harvest Moon Gala
harvest moon

Saturday, Oct. 19
6-11:30pm

Greenwich Country Club

Dinner, dancing, auctions and a beautiful setting highlight this annual event to benefit Greenwich Hospital's Emergency Department. Learn more or purchase tickets online.


Flu season is approaching. Registration is now open for Workplace Flu Vaccines at area businesses both large and small. Provided by Greenwich Hospital's Occupational Health Services. Learn more. Fee.

Need to find a specialist? A new primary care physician? Find a Doctor on our website with information about services offered, locations, and which types of insurance are accepted.

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