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Events

Apr
23
Thu
FREE Diabetes Classes @ Liberty Baptist Church
Apr 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Apr
25
Sat
2015 Cancer Conference @ UT Health Northeast
Apr 25 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

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Join us for the 2015 Cancer Conference at UT Health Northeast on Saturday April 25. Hear what cancer experts have to say about prevention and early detection. Lectures will be followed by question and answer sessions. Admission is free but please call (903) 877-7147 to make reservations. Breakfast and lunch will be served.

Cancer Conference Schedule of Topics

8:30 a.m. – Doors Open

8:55 a.m. – Welcome and Introductions

9:00 a.m. – Advances in Prevention and Early Detection
Speaker: Dr. Otis Brawley, Chief Medical Officer – American Cancer Society
Hear about the latest developments in cancer prevention and detection from one of the American Cancer Society’s leading physicians.

10:00 a.m. – Morning Break

10:15 a.m. – Diet & Nutrition
Speaker: Dr. Ed Sauter, Director, UT Health Northeast Cancer Treatment and Prevention Center
Diet and nutrition are key in cancer prevention. Learn how to make healthy changes in your diet and reduce your risks for cancer.

11:00 a.m. – Tour of the UT Health Northeast Cancer Treatment and Prevention Center
Hosted by: Cody Boyd BSHA, RT(R)(T), UT Health Northeast Cancer Treatment and Prevention Center
The tour will showcase our newly-accredited cancer center and its technology.

Noon – Lunch Served

12:30 p.m. – Vaccines for Cancer Prevention
Speaker: Dr. Jeff Jacobson, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia
Dr. Jacobson will address the role of vaccines in helping to prevent cancer in people of all ages.

Apr
30
Thu
Diabetes Discussion Group @ UT Health Northeast
Apr 30 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
FREE Diabetes Classes @ Liberty Baptist Church
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
May
5
Tue
Spring Empower Diabetes Classes @ UT Health Northeast
May 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

The Empower Diabetes Program at UT Health consists of free educational classes that are offered four times a year: in February, May, August, and November. During each session, free A1c tests will be available along with gift cards and door prizes. Seating is limited so registration is required. Please call the Center for Diabetes Care at (903) 877-7569 to learn more and register.

Session 1:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 5
Topics: What is Diabetes?, Hyperglycemia/Hypoglycemia, and Sick Day

Session 2:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 12
Topics: Medications/Insulin, Monitoring, and Stress/Coping

Session 3:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 19
Topics: Exercise and Foot Care

Session 4:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 26
Topics: Meal Planning and Goal Setting

May
6
Wed
I Can Cope Cancer Survivorship Meeting @ UT Health Northeast
May 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The I Can Cope Cancer Survivorship Program is designed to provide cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers with resources and support to improve health and quality of life. This free event will be in the UT Health south cafeteria conference room and lunch will be provided. Contact (903) 877-5275 to learn more.

May
7
Thu
FREE Diabetes Classes @ Liberty Baptist Church
May 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
May
12
Tue
Spring Empower Diabetes Classes @ UT Health Northeast
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

The Empower Diabetes Program at UT Health consists of free educational classes that are offered four times a year: in February, May, August, and November. During each session, free A1c tests will be available along with gift cards and door prizes. Seating is limited so registration is required. Please call the Center for Diabetes Care at (903) 877-7569 to learn more and register.

Session 1:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 5
Topics: What is Diabetes?, Hyperglycemia/Hypoglycemia, and Sick Day

Session 2:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 12
Topics: Medications/Insulin, Monitoring, and Stress/Coping

Session 3:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 19
Topics: Exercise and Foot Care

Session 4:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 26
Topics: Meal Planning and Goal Setting

May
19
Tue
Spring Empower Diabetes Classes @ UT Health Northeast
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

The Empower Diabetes Program at UT Health consists of free educational classes that are offered four times a year: in February, May, August, and November. During each session, free A1c tests will be available along with gift cards and door prizes. Seating is limited so registration is required. Please call the Center for Diabetes Care at (903) 877-7569 to learn more and register.

Session 1:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 5
Topics: What is Diabetes?, Hyperglycemia/Hypoglycemia, and Sick Day

Session 2:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 12
Topics: Medications/Insulin, Monitoring, and Stress/Coping

Session 3:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 19
Topics: Exercise and Foot Care

Session 4:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 26
Topics: Meal Planning and Goal Setting

May
26
Tue
Spring Empower Diabetes Classes @ UT Health Northeast
May 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

The Empower Diabetes Program at UT Health consists of free educational classes that are offered four times a year: in February, May, August, and November. During each session, free A1c tests will be available along with gift cards and door prizes. Seating is limited so registration is required. Please call the Center for Diabetes Care at (903) 877-7569 to learn more and register.

Session 1:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 5
Topics: What is Diabetes?, Hyperglycemia/Hypoglycemia, and Sick Day

Session 2:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 12
Topics: Medications/Insulin, Monitoring, and Stress/Coping

Session 3:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 19
Topics: Exercise and Foot Care

Session 4:
9:00-11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 26
Topics: Meal Planning and Goal Setting