September 30 - October 6
Mon 9/30

Healthsource: VERMONT HEALTH CONNECT

 

VERMONT HEALTH CONNECT

Amanda Biggs, Ann Slattery & Maya Thompson, Navigators, Fletcher Allen Health Care

Learn more about the health reform and the new health marketplace, Vermont Health Connect. Launching October 2013 and designed to help you, your family or your small business find, compare and purchase health coverage. We’ll be covering topics including who can get coverage, what it will offer and how to enroll.

Reservations required: call (802) 847-2278 or visit FletcherAllen.org/Healthsource

 

Davis Auditorium, Burlington

Monday, September 30, 6:30-8:00 pm

Tue 10/1

Keeping it Simple: Reducing Stroke and Cardiovascular Disease Risk with Life's Simple 7(TM)

Learn about the latest research that shows how even a small improvement in just one of the American Heart Association’s Life’s Simple 7 measures for good health - get active; control cholesterol; eat better; manage blood pressure; lose weight; reduce blood sugar; and stop smoking - can result in reduced risk of stroke and cardiovascular disease.

Presented by Mary Cushman, MD, M.Sc, Professor of Medicine and Hematologist

DATE: October 1, 2013
TIME: 6:00-7:30pm
PLACE: Carpenter Auditorium, UVM Given Building (FREE parking)

Healthier Living with Chronic Pain Workshop Series

Free Healthier Living with Chronic Pain Series

9/17 - 10/22; 9:30 A.M. - 12:00 Noon

Charlotte Senior Center
212 Ferry Road

Sign up - 847-2278

Healthier Living with Chronic Conditions

Free Healthier Living with Chronic Conditions Series

1:00 - 3:30 P.M.

Williston Fire Department
645 Talcott Road

Sign up - 847-2278

Healthier Living with Chronic Conditions

Free Healthier Living with Chronic Conditions

Learn practical tools to manage your own health and improve your quality of life while living with any chronic condition.

9:15 - 11:45 A.M.

Heineberg Senior Center
14 Heineberg Road
Burlington

Sign up - 847-2278

Wed 10/2

Ready to quit using Tobacco?

Four week group sessions

Free patches, gum or lozenges ($200 value)

Service is provided by a Tobacco Treatment Specialist

Wednesdays

Locations:
UHC Given West Clinic, 1st Floor, 1 South Prospect Street, Burlington
Milton Family Practice, 28 Centre Drive, Milton

To Register:
Please call 802-847-2278 or Email CHITTS@VTMEDNET.ORG

Thu 10/3

Healthsource: BRAIN FOODS: THE RECENT EVIDENCE

 

BRAIN FOODS: THE RECENT EVIDENCE

Tracie Clarke, RD, Fletcher Allen Health Care

This presentation will offer the current recommendations for foods shown to improve brain function, protect against age-associated cognitive decline, and encourage focus and clarity.

Reservations required: call (802) 847-2278 or visit FletcherAllen.org/Healthsource

 

Thursday, October 3, 6:30-8:00 pm

Davis Auditorium, Burlington

 

Healthier Living with Chronic Conditions

Free Healthier Living with Chronic Conditions

Learn practical tools to manage your own health and improve your quality of life while living with any chronic condition.

9/26-10/29; 9:30 - 12:00 Noon
Essex Junction Senior Center
2 Lincoln St.
Essex Junction

Fri 10/4

16th Annual Breast Cancer Conference

Time:  8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Place:  Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center
             
870 Williston Road
           Burlington, VT 05401

Phone: 802-656-2292

E-Mail: deborah.rhea@uvm.edu

Sat 10/5
Sun 10/6