Skip Navigation
Print This Page
Share this page: More

2013 Presentations

Caution: Multiple Medications May Be Harmful to Your Health
Learn how and when to take prescription medications, over-the-counter drugs, supplements and herbal remedies to maximize their effectiveness and avoid serious side effects, as internist Dr. Kimberly Peairs clarifies potential interactions with common medications and how to time our medications appropriately.

The Back Story: Straight from the Expert 
Join neurosurgeon Dr. Ziya Gokaslan as he delves into common causes of back and neck pain in women and how to evaluate and diagnose various causes. He also will discuss surgical and nonsurgical treatment options and how to determine the best treatment for each individual.

Coping with Stress and Anxiety  
How we feel about ourselves can compromise our well-being and impact our ability to thrive in a world fraught with anxiety and stress. Psychiatrist Dr. Karen Swartz talks about strategies to minimize these challenges and identify when mood changes in ourselves and our families may signal a serious underlying issue.


What People are Saying...
“The day gives me a chance to learn, to be inspired to make changes, to have discussions with others, to be grateful for my health, and appreciate the importance of good health care.”

Facebook  Facebook
Twitter Twitter
Blog icon Blog
YouTube icon YouTube


Traveling for care?

blue suitcase

Whether crossing the country or the globe, we make it easy to access world-class care at Johns Hopkins.

U.S. 1-410-464-6713 (toll free)
International +1-410-614-6424



© The Johns Hopkins University, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Health System. All rights reserved.

Privacy Policy and Disclaimer