Posts Tagged ‘HeartWise Lecture Series’

Atlanta: 5 Opportunities to Reduce Your Risk for Heart Disease in June!

June Heart Disease Prevention EventsThe HeartWise℠ Risk Reduction Program Lecture Series aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

You can register for our HeartWise events online!

Foods that Fight Prostate Cancer
Tasha Mickens, RD, LD, CDE
Monday, June 17, 12pm – 12:30pm

Fundamentals of Strength Training 
Clay Knight
Monday, June 24, 12pm – 12:30pm

Join us for a Heart Disease Prevention Event in April and May!

April/May Heart Disease Prevention Events AtlantaThe HeartWise℠ Risk Reduction Program Lecture Series aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

You can register for our HeartWise events online!

♥ How to Live to 100!
Shanna Stewart, Exercise & Health Science Intern
Monday, April 1, 8:30am – 9:00am, Repeated at 12:00 – 12:30pm

♥ Take Care of those FEET!
Dr. Frank Sinkoe
Friday, April 5, 11:45am – 12:15pm

♥ WomenHeart of Atlanta: Support Group
Monday, April 8, 12pm – 1:15pm

♥ Reading Food Labels
Tasha Mickens, RD, LD, CDE
Monday, April 15, 12pm – 12:30pm

♥ Why Sleep is so Important
Jennifer James, Exercise Physiologist
Monday, April 22, 12:00pm – 12:30pm

♥ Basic Diabetes Nutrition
Tasha Mickens, RD, LD, CDE
Monday, May 6, 12:00pm – 12:30pm

♥ WomenHeart of Atlanta: Support Group
Monday, May 13, 12pm – 1:15pm

♥ Advanced Carbohydrate Counting
Tasha Mickens, RD, LD, CDE
Monday, May 20, 12:00pm – 12:30pm

Admission is free and everyone is welcome and parking is validated for up to 2 hours. Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for a HeartWise lecture online.

*If you would like to purchase a t-shirt or calendar where the proceeds go to the HeartWise scholarship fund which allows patients who run into financial challenges continue the wellness and prevention, please call 404-778-2850.

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Have a New Year’s Resolution to Get Healthy?

HeartWise Events in JanuaryDo you have your New Year’s resolution ready? If you need help picking one, how about making a decision to protect your heart? We have four ways in January for you to get started towards meeting your goal with our HeartWiseSM Risk Reduction Program free educational seminars.

The HeartWise program aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

Admission to HeartWise events is free and everyone is welcome! Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for one of our January HeartWise lectures online!

♥ Nutrition for the Heart
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, January 9, 2012
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

♥ Fats: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Thursday, January 26, 2012
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

♥ Nutrition for the Heart
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, January 26, 2012
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

♥ Ins & Outs of Exercise
Clay Knight, Exercise Physiologist
Monday, January 30, 2012
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Our HeartWise events are held at The Emory Clinic, 1525 Clifton Road NE, in the 5th Floor Conference Room.

For more information on heart disease and heart disease prevention, check out our Center for Heart Disease Prevention web site.

Please feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or thoughts regarding any of the January HeartWise events. We look forward to seeing all of you there!

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Celebrate & Protect Your Heart During the Holidays

December Heart Healthy EventsTake time during the Holidays to take care of yourself and protect your heart! Attend an Emory HeartWiseSM Risk Reduction Program free educational seminar.

The HeartWise program aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

Admission to HeartWise events is free and everyone is welcome! Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for one of our December HeartWise lectures online!

♥ New Year Goal Setting
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, December 5, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

♥ Exercise and Blood Pressure
Kerry Schwamb, Exercise Science Intern, Life University
Wednesday, December 7, 2011
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM

♥ Ins & Outs of Exercise
Clay Knight, Exercise Physiologist
Monday, December 12, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

♥ New Year Goal Setting
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, December 19, 2011
8:45 AM – 9:15 AM

Our HeartWise events are held at The Emory Clinic, 1525 Clifton Road NE, in the 5th Floor Conference Room.

Get more information on heart disease and heart disease prevention and check out Emory’s Recipes for Wellness to find some heart healthy recipes that will help you get through the holiday season with a slimmer waistline.

Please feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or thoughts regarding any of the December HeartWise events. We look forward to seeing all of you there!

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Atlanta: 4 Heart Disease Prevention Events in November

November Heart Disease Risk Reduction EventsDuring the Holiday season it is hard to stay healthy, make a decision to protect your heart and attend a Emory HeartWiseSM Risk Reduction Program free educational seminar.

The HeartWise program aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

Admission to HeartWise events is free and everyone is welcome! Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for one of our November HeartWise lectures online!

How the Heart Works
Robert McDonough, PhD (Georgia Perimeter College)
Monday, November 7, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

High Blood Pressure & Nutrition
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Thursday, November 10, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

ABCs of Vitamins
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, November 14, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Heart Healthy Eating (Samples)
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, November 21, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Our HeartWise events are held at The Emory Clinic, 1525 Clifton Road NE, in the 5th Floor Conference Room.

For more information on heart disease and heart disease prevention, check out our Center for Heart Disease Prevention web site.

Please feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or thoughts regarding any of the November HeartWise events. We look forward to seeing all of you there!

4 Free Heart Disease Prevention Events this month in Atlanta

October Heart Disease Prevention EventsAt the Emory Heart & Vascular Center, we hold events each month for people to embrace their health and focus on opportunities for heart disease prevention and improved heart health. With that in mind, we are excited to announce the October events & lectures in the HeartWiseSM Risk Reduction Program Lecture Series!

The HeartWise program aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

Admission to HeartWise events is free and everyone is welcome! Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for one of our October HeartWise lectures online!

Nutrition for Heart
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, October 3, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Medications
Jane Whitmer, RN
Monday, October 10, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Heart Healthy Cooking Demo
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, October 17, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Chocolate for the Heart
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, October 24, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Our HeartWise events are held at The Emory Clinic, 1525 Clifton Road NE, in the 5th Floor Conference Room.

For more information on heart disease and heart disease prevention, check out our Center for Heart Disease Prevention web site.

Please feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or thoughts regarding any of the October HeartWise events. We look forward to seeing all of you there!

Reduce Your Heart Disease Risk with a Free Event in September

September Heart Disease Prevention EventsAt Emory Healthcare, we hold events each month for people to embrace their health and focus on opportunities for prevention and wellness. With that in mind, we are excited to announce the September events & lectures in the HeartWiseSM Risk Reduction Program Lecture Series!

The HeartWise program aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

Admission to HeartWise events is free and everyone is welcome! Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for one of our September HeartWise lectures online!

 

Healthy Eating Made Easy
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, September 12, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Do You Know Your Risk Factors
Kathy Lee Biship, MS, PT, CCS
Monday, September 19, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Heart Healthy Supermarket Shopping
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Medications
jane Whitmer, RN
Monday, September 26, 2011
7:30am – 8:00 am

Our HeartWise events are held at The Emory Clinic, 1525 Clifton Road NE, in the 5th Floor Conference Room.

For more information on heart disease and heart disease prevention, check out our Center for Heart Disease Prevention web site.

Please feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or thoughts regarding any of the September HeartWise events. We look forward to seeing all of you there!

6 Opportunities to Reduce Your Heart Disease Risk in August

Heart Disease Prevention Events August

At Emory Healthcare, we’re always doing what we can to provide free educational resources to our patients. We hold events each month for people to embrace their health and focus on opportunities for prevention and wellness. With that in mind, we are excited to announce the August lectures in the HeartWiseSM Risk Reduction Program Lecture Series!

The HeartWise program aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

Diabetes Prevention
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Tuesday, August 9, 2011
9 AM – 9:30 AM

Medications
Jane Whitmer, RN
Monday, August 15, 2011
7:30 AM – 8 AM

Fats: Good, Bad and UGLY!
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, August 15, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Ins & Outs of Exercise
Clay Knight, Exercise Specialist
Monday, August 22, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

High Blood Pressure and Nutrition
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, August 29, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Treatment of Neck Pain
Jordan Tate, MD, Rehabilitation Medicine Resident
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM

HeartWise events are held at The Emory Clinic, 1525 Clifton Road NE, in the 5th Floor Conference Room.

For more information on heart disease and heart disease prevention, check out our Center for Heart Disease Prevention web site.

Please feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or thoughts regarding any of the August HeartWise events. We look forward to seeing all of you there!

6 Ways to Reduce Your Risk for Heart Disease in July!

HeartWise Lecture SeriesAt Emory Healthcare, we’re always doing what we can to provide free educational resources to our patients. We holds events throughout each month that provide opportunities for individuals to embrace their health and focus on prevention and wellness. With that in mind, we are excited to announce the July lectures in the HeartWiseSM Risk Reduction Program Lecture Series!

The HeartWise program aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

Admission to HeartWise events is free and everyone is welcome! Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for a HeartWise lecture online.

Cardiac Anatomy 101
Corey Schultz
Friday, July 8th
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Heart Healthy Supermarket Shopping
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, July 11th
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Nutrition for the Heart
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, July 18th
7:30 AM – 8:00 AM

Nutrition for the Heart
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Thursday, July 21st
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Heart Healthy Cooking Demo
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, July 25th
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Mind Over Matter: How to “Deal” with Heart Disease
Fabienne Guerrier, Life University Exercise Specialist Intern
Wednesday, July 27th
11:30 AM – 12:00 Noon

Lectures are held at The Emory Clinic, 1525 Clifton Road Northeast, on the 5th Floor Conference Room.
Please feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or thoughts regarding any of the lectures. We look forward to seeing all of you there!

For more information on heart disease & heart disease prevention, check out our Center for Heart Disease Prevention web site.

Get “HeartWise” with a Free Heart Disease Risk Reduction Event

June Heart Disease Prevention Events

At Emory Healthcare, we’re always doing what we can to provide free educational resources to our patients. We holds events throughout each month that provide opportunities for individuals to embrace their health and focus on prevention and wellness. With that in mind, we are excited to announce the June lectures in the HeartWiseSM Risk Reduction Program Lecture Series!

The HeartWise program aims to reduce people’s risk of heart disease through education and interaction. In addition to serving patients who currently suffer from heart disease, we also provide help to individuals who could be at risk for heart complications in the future including those who smoke, do not exercise or have high blood pressure.

Admission is free and everyone is welcome! Call 404-778-2850 to reserve your seat, or you can sign up for a HeartWise lecture online.

Healthy Summer Eating
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, June 6, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Fats: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Medications
Jane Whitmer, RN
Monday, June 20, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Functional Foods
Cheryl Williams, RD/LD
Monday, June 27, 2011
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Lectures are held at The Emory Clinic, 1525 Clifton Road Northeast, on the 5th Floor Conference Room.
Please feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions or thoughts regarding any of the lectures. We look forward to seeing all of you there!

For more information on heart disease & heart disease prevention, check out our Center for Heart Disease Prevention web site.