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University Hospital Plans Educational, Special Events February 19, 2009

FOR MORE INFORMATION, contact Erica Cline at 706/828-2225.

University Hospital Plans Educational, Special Events

February 18, 2009 (AUGUSTA, GA) – University Hospital wants people to live healthier lives, which is why we offer a wide variety of educational classes, screenings and support groups.

Here’s a look at upcoming classes and special events at University Hospital:

  • Colorectal Cancer: Prevention is Possible – Get Screened
    Barry Jenkins, M.D., Colorectal Surgeon
    Thursday, March 19 • 6-7:30 p.m.
    Savannah Rapids Pavilion
    Grand Rapids Ballroom
    3300 Evans to Locks Road, Evans
    Free. Dinner will be served, and reservations are required. Register online at www.universityhealth.org/calendar or call 706/828-2502 or toll free 866/591-2502.

  • Baby U: Common Illnesses During Your Baby’s First Year
    Katie Minton, M.D., Pediatrician
    Tuesday, March 10 • 6:30-8 p.m.
    University Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms 1-3
    Free. Dinner will be served, and reservations are required. Call 706/774-2825.

  • University Hospital's Annual Celebration of Life Luncheon Honoring Cancer Survivors
    Guest Speaker: motivational speaker Manuel Diotte
    Sunday, June 7 • 12:30 p.m.
    Augusta Marriott Hotel
    2 10th St.
    Reservations required. For cancer survivors and ONE guest over the age of 14. Space is limited. Register online at www.universityhealth.org/calendar or call 706/828-2502 or toll free 866/591-2502.
    Motivational speaker Manuel Diotte is known in the business world for becoming the youngest realtor in the United State in 1987 at the age of 18, but now he uses his personal experience with cancer to help individuals grow both professionally and personally. As a survivor of childhood cancer, Manuel uses humor to uplift and inspire his audience with his wonderful true-life story of love, hope, faith and courage.

  • POPS! Under the Stars
    Join University Health Care System for this free annual community event.
    Saturday, May 9 • 6:30 p.m.
    University Health Care System’s Evans Campus
    447 North Belair Road
    Featuring the Augusta Symphony
    Bring blankets or chairs.
    For more information, log on to www.universityhealth.org or www.augustasymphony.org.
    In the event of rain, the concert will be held at West Acres Baptist Church, 555 Gibbs Road, Evans.

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