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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.

Online Seminars

In Person Seminars

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.

Location:
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Medicine Education Center
4940 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21224

Register online or call 410-550-0409.

Weight Loss Surgery Seminars
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.​

  • November 13, 2018
  • December 11, 2018

Register online or call 410-550-2820.

The ABCs of Kidney Disease
Living with Type 2 Diabetes

Join providers from the Johns Hopkins Diabetes Center for an interactive class about:

  • Strategies to manage blood glucose levels
  • The importance of making the right food choices
  • What your blood glucose numbers mean
  • Medications to help manage Type 2 diabetes

Classes are held monthly at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Family and friends who also wish to learn more are welcome to attend.

  • October 15
  • November 12
  • December 3
  • January 14, 2019
  • February 11, 2019
  • March 11, 2019

Register online or call 410-550-5669.

Living with Type 2 Diabetes
Understanding Lung Cancer. Understanding You. Treatment, Trials and Translation

A free conference for patients and families to learn about:

  • Symptom management
  • Mutations and targeted therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Holistic and complementary care
  • Screening genetics and smoking cessation
  • Radiation and surgery

Lunch will be provided.

November 2, 2018 
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Mt. Washington Conference Center
5801 Smith Avenue
Baltimore, MD 

Register online or at 410-550-KNOW (5669).

Understanding Lung Cancer.  Understanding You. Treatment, Trials and Translation
A Woman’s Journey Baltimore 2018

Saturday, November 10
Baltimore Hilton Hotel
8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

Two keynote speakers at breakfast and lunch and select four out of 32 seminars all featuring Johns Hopkins Medicine experts.  After lunch, attend Ask the Experts, which provides conference attendee’s access to additional Johns Hopkins Medicine physicians there to answer general health questions.

Lectures include:

  • Coping with the News Cycle
  • The Implication of Inflammation
  • Kidney Disease in Women of Color
  • Foods to Enhance Your Immune System
  • Finding Your Voice
  • Fatigue and Sleep
  • Strategies to Treat Pain without Addiction

For more information on registration fees and continuing education, call 410-955-8660 or visit: www.hopkinsmedicine.org/awomansjourney/Baltimore

 

A Woman’s Journey Baltimore 2018