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Johns Hopkins Medicine is pleased to offer free in person and online seminars throughout the year featuring our own experts who present the latest information on a variety of health topics. Each seminar is interactive and followed by a Q&A session with the presenter.
Online seminars: Each online seminar is live and consists of a 30 minute presentation followed by a 30 minute interactive question-and-answer session with the physician. Enjoy the presentations anywhere in the world, from the comfort of your own home, at no cost. Internet connection is required.
In person seminars: Local to the Baltimore, Md area? Join us for free in person seminars for a chance to connect with physicians and hear about the latest health information face-to-face.
New Year’s Resolutions: When and How Much Exercise Is Safe?
A commitment to exercise often tops the list of New Year’s resolutions for many people. However, with the desire to get in shape often comes a caution to speak with your doctor first, especially if you have a heart condition. Perhaps you have had a heart attack, a weak heart (congestive heart failure) or other heart disease and don't know what to do. Join Stuart Russell, M.D., chief of heart failure and transplantation at Johns Hopkins, to learn how you can safely and effectively exercise in the new year.
Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017
7–8 p.m. EST
Weight Loss Surgery Seminars
For individuals 100 pounds or more overweight who are considering weight loss surgery, and required to receive a consult for bariatric surgery. This seminar is offered at locations in Baltimore and Columbia, as well as at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. View a complete listing of dates and locations or register online.
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Medicine Education Center
4940 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21224
Register online or call 410-550-0409.
Johns Hopkins Vein Centers
Are you suffering from varicose or spider veins?
The Johns Hopkins Vein Centers treats the full spectrum of vein conditions using the latest minimally invasive and surgical techniques.
Visit us online for a list of dates for our free varicose vein screenings.
The ABCs of Kidney Disease
For individuals recently diagnosed with kidney disease who want to learn about normal kidney function, the causes and stages of chronic kidney disease, the effects of kidney disease on the body and treatment options for kidney disease and failure.
This seminar is offered on a monthly basis at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center from 5 to 6 p.m. Family and friends who also wish to learn more are welcome to attend.
Register online or call 410-550-2820.