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.
- Events are open to the community.
- Reservations are required. Please call (626) 397-3147 to reserve your attendance.
Noon Hour 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.
You can park in the HMRI parking lot for free. The parking lot is located
north of HMRI at Pico St. (cross street is Fair Oaks Ave), which is accessible via Edmondson Alley.
Wednesday, October 10
- Ankle pain in the active individual.
Come hear from
orthopedic surgeon Thomas Harris, MD, about how to manage ankle injuries, including medical and surgical options
for treatment. In addition, we will host a valuable information fair in
collaboration with the hospital’s orthopedics department.
Wednesday, October 24 -
Breast cancer — 2018 update.
Radiologist Lakshmi Tegulapalle, DO, will provide the latest information on detecting breast cancer.
Richard Frieder, MD, will discuss the role genetics play in developing the disease, and
Jeannie Shen, MD, medical director of breast surgery at Huntington Hospital, will review
treatment options. Learn more from these experts, during our special Breast
Cancer Awareness Month presentation.
Wednesday, November 14
- Pain management and opioid abuse.
Jennifer McFarlane, MSN, CNS, will share the latest information on pain-management techniques, in light
of the national opioid epidemic.
Wednesday, November 28 -
Update on Alzheimer’s research and treatment.
November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month. We invite
you to a special presentation by
psychiatrist Lev Gertsik, MD, about the latest in research and treatment for Alzheimer’s.
The following events are open to the community. Reservations are required.
AARP Smart Driver events.
Co-sponsored with AARP, this two half-day refresher class for drivers 50
and over covers age-related physical changes, the rules of the road and
local driving problems. Automobile insurance companies are mandated to
give graduates (55 and older) a premium discount.
Call the membership line at (626) 397-3147. Cost: $15 AARP members, $20