Senior Care Network events.
Noon Hour events.
Join us for Noon Hour, a stimulating series featuring hospital physicians,
staff and community experts that is designed to give you the information
you need to stay healthy and age well. Noon Hour events are free!
- Time. Noon Hour events are offered from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
- Lunch. An optional box lunch, which is served starting at noon, can be
reserved for $8. Please call the Monday before to reserve your lunch.
- Events are open to the community.
- Reservations are required. Please call (626) 397-3147 to reserve your attendance.
Noon Hour temporary location change.
Noon Hours usually take place in the Braun Auditorium, but due to the current
construction, the events have been moved to the Huntington Medical Research
Institutes (HMRI) building located across the street from the hospital
at 686 South Fair Oaks Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105. These educational events
will be held in the 1st floor conference room. HMRI has graciously donated
the use of their auditorium for these educational events.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2020. Medicare 2020 from A to D.
Aileen Harper, director of the Center for Health Care Rights, will provide information
about Medicare changes in 2020.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2020. Risk factors for heart disease and how to
Join us for a review of the major risk factors for developing coronary
artery disease, including high blood pressure, high cholesterol, lack
of exercise, smoking, diabetes and others.
Robert A. Kloner, MD, PhD, chief science officer, vice president of translation and director of Cardiovascular
Research Institute at HMRI will be our speaker. He will also provide information
about lifestyle modifications, well-studied pharmacologic therapies and
other common-sense ways to support your heart health.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2020. New treatment options for cardiovascular
In honor of American Heart Month, interventional cardiologist
Gregory Giesler, MD, will talk about the latest treatment options for patients who have irregular
heart rhythms or who have suffered a heart attack.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11, 2020. Reducing your colon cancer risk.
Gabriel Akopian, MD, will talk about the importance of regular screenings, and discuss available
treatments for colorectal cancer.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2020. Hair loss: what you need to know.
Hair loss may be more than just a cosmetic issue; it can also be a symptom
of underlying medical or nutritional problems. Back by popular demand,
this session, led by internist
Cindy Carson, MD, will explore the causes of hair loss and potential treatments.