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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.​

  • June 25, 2019
  • July 23, 2019
  • August 27

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.

  • July 15, 2019  (features a registered dietitian who will offer details on using nutrition to balance glucose)
  • August 12, 2019 (features a pharmacist and will focus on insulin therapy)
  • September 16, 2019

Register online or call 410-550-5669.

Living with Type 2 Diabetes
Nutrition and Kidney Disease: What's Left To Eat?

Join a Johns Hopkins nephrologist to learn about dietary modifications for patients with chronic kidney disease. Topics covered will include:

  • The role of sodium, potassium, phosphorous and protein in the diet
  • Reading and understanding nutrition labels
  • The value of a dietitian as a member of the health care team

Tuesday, September 24
5 to 7 p.m.

Location:
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Harrison Library and Education Center
4940 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21224


Register online or call 410-550-2820.

Nutrition and Kidney Disease: What's Left To Eat?