Upcoming Bariatric Information Sessions - NEW LOCATIONS!
Learn more about the benefits, potential complications and qualification
criteria for bariatric surgery - presented by Dr. Richard Ing, Center of
Excellence certified Bariatric surgeon and the nurse coordinator. To
find out more information and to learn if you may be a candidate, please
sign up for an upcoming session.
Monday, October 5 | 6:30–7:30 pm | Main Line Health Center in Broomall
Saturday, October 17 | 9:00–10:00 am | Main Line Health Center in
Saturday, November 7 | 9:00–10:00 am | Main Line Health Center in Exton
Wellness Wednesdays at Bryn Mawr's Ludington Library
Cardiovascular Disease in Women
Speaker: Leslie Poor, MD, Cardiologist, Bryn Mawr Hospital, part
of Lankenau Heart Institute
Recognize the symptoms of cardiovascular disease in women and learn what
every woman should do to reduce her risk for heart attack. The latest
research confirms the benefit of prevention.
Wednesday, October 7 | 6:00–7:00 pm | Bryn Mawr's Ludington Library
Upcoming Hip and Knee Pain Seminars
No one treatment is right for all hip or knee pain. At Main Line Health,
we’ll help you understand the benefits and risks of all your options, so
you can choose the best treatment. Attend a free educational seminar to
learn about the causes and conditions of hip and knee pain, and the
latest treatment options to relieve your pain.
Thursday, October 8 | 10:00–11:00 am | Paoli Hospital
Thursday, October 15 | 12:00–1:00 pm | Lankenau Medical Center
Wednesday, October 28 | 2:00–3:00 pm | Riddle Hospital
Think Pink, Live Green
A guide to protecting your breast health with everyday choices.
Protecting your breast health begins with education. Learn about risk
factors in your environment, and how changing what you and your family
eats, drinks, breathes and uses every day may reduce breast cancer risk.
Every attendee will receive a free copy of Think Pink, Live Green: A
Step-by-Step Guide to Reducing Your Risk of Breast Cancer written by
Marissa Weiss,MD, Director, Breast Health Outreach and Breast Radiation
Oncology Lankenau Medical Center, Main Line Health and Founder,
Speaker: Robin Ciocca, DO, Breast Surgeon, Lankenau
Thursday, October 8 | 6:00–7:00 pm | Main Line Health Center in Broomall
Speaker: Marisa Weiss, MD, Director, Breast Health
Outreach and Breast Radiation Oncology, Lankenau Medical Center, Main
Line Health; Founder, breastcancer.org
Wednesday, October 28 | 6:00–7:00 pm | Lankenau Medical Center
Riddle Family Fall Fest
Join Riddle Hospital for a day filled with free fun and wellness
activities for the whole family. This is a rain or shine event!
Saturday, October 10 | 10:00 am–2:00 pm | Riddle Hospital Health Center
4 Parking Lot
Latest Advances in Breast Health
Join breast cancer experts from Bryn Mawr Hospital for an informative
evening including screenings, light refreshments and a panel discussion
about the latest advances in the prevention and treatment of breast
Speakers: Thomas G. Frazier, MD, Breast Surgeon Linna
Li, MD, Radiation Oncologist John G. Devlin, MD, Medical Oncologist
Tuesday, October 13 | 6:00–8:00 pm | Bryn Mawr's Ludington Library
Speakers: W. Bradford Carter, MD, Breast Surgeon Linna
Li, MD, Radiation Oncologist Amy L. Curran, MD, Medical Oncologist
Wednesday, October 28 | 6:00–8:00 pm | Main Line Health Center in
Wellness Wednesdays at Whole Foods
Robotic Heart Surgery
Speaker: Francis Sutter, DO, Cardiac Surgeon, Lankenau Medical
Center, a part of Lankenau Heart Institute
Minimally invasive options may get you back to your life sooner.
Wednesday, October 14 | 7:00–8:00 pm | Whole Foods Market, Plymouth
Designer Genes - What you might have in common with celebrities
Speakers: Rachael Brandt, PhD, and Cristina Nixon, MS LCGC
Licensed Certified Genetic Counselors Cancer Risk Assessment and
It’s big news when celebrities go public with their efforts to prevent
cancer. You may share some of the same star quality risk factors. Learn
about the role of genes, what to look for in your own family tree and
what to do if you suspect a genetic cancer risk.
Tuesday, October 27 | 6:00–7:00 pm | Riddle Hospital Admininstration
Breast Health 101
Speaker: Christine Szarka, MD, Hematologist/Oncologist, Paoli
Take this opportunity to learn about breast health, early detection, and
risk factors, while we also dispel common myths around breast cancer.
Tuesday, October 27 | 6:30–7:30 pm | Main Line Health Center in
Art Ability 2015 Preview Reception
Please join us for the Art Ability Preview Reception which offers guests
the first opportunity to view and buy works from our 2015 Art Ability
Exhibition and Sale. Registration is required to attend this event.
Saturday, November 7 | 5:30–8:30 pm | Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital
Information and to Register >
Wellness Wednesday at the Haverford YMCA
All in the Family-Heart Smart Strategies for Kids and Adults
Speaker: Matthew Olah, MD, Internist, Bryn Mawr Hospital
Kids pick up health and lifestyle habits from their parents. Learn ways
to control or prevent hypertension and keep everyone in your family
Wednesday, November 18 | 7:00–8:00 pm | Haverford YMCA