Downtown Health Series


Hennepin County Medical Center,
Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation
And Hennepin Faculty Associates present the

Downtown Health Series

Part of the Hennepin Health Series

Beginning in January, doctors and medical experts from HCMC, one of America’s Best Hospitals, will lead a series of one-hour health educational sessions. This is your opportunity to acquire cutting edge information from leading physicians who care for patients, conduct research, and teach tomorrow’s doctors on topics critical to health and well-being.

Join us and give new meaning to “A Healthy Meal.â€

Lunch at r. Norman’s, a new downtown restaurant

Jan 16, Jan 30: 12-1 p.m.

Dinner at Solera

Feb 13, Feb 27, Mar 12, Mar 26: 6-7 p.m.

$20 per session. $110 for all 6.
All sessions include a lunch or dinner.

SPACE IS LIMITED! Register online today.

Call 612.371.5816, to register or for more information.

January 16, 2008 – Lunch at r. Norman’s

Women’s Health

Michelle F. Johnson, MD

Women and men face many of the same health concerns, but prevention, detection of symptoms, and treatment options may be different for women. Dr. Johnson will outline women’s issues throughout the phases of a woman’s life.

January 30, 2008 – Lunch at r. Norman’s

Self-care Techniques for Your High Stress Life

Patricia D. Culliton, MA, LAc

Prevent and treat pain, insomnia, and stress. Patricia D. Culliton, Director of the HFA Alternative Medicine Clinic will demonstrate self-care methods you can make part of your life – including proper breathing, acupressure and guided imagery.

February 13, 2008 – Dinner at Solera

Heart to Heart

Fouad Bachour, MD

Let’s get to the heart of the matter – cardiovascular disease is one of the top killers in Minnesota. Learn tips and tricks to keep your heart healthy from Hennepin Heart Center Cardiologist, Fouad Bachour, MD. Don’t miss a beat!

February 27, 2008 – Dinner at Solera

Emergency Preparedness

John L. Hick, MD

Disasters can strike anytime – are you and your family ready? Dr. Hick, Hennepin’s Medical Director for Emergency Preparedness will show you how you and your family can get prepared.

March 12, 2008 – Dinner at Solera

Caring for Aging Parents

Anne M. Murray, MD, MSc

Caring for your family and aging parents? Dr. Anne Murray, a nationally recognized geriatric researcher and physician will help you understand your changing roles and the impact of memory loss and aging on your loved ones.

March 26, 2008 – Dinner at Solera

Move It and Lose It!

Sidney A. Jones, MD
Kim Wood, MS, RD, LD, CDE

Prevent diabetes! Hennepin Endocrinologist  / Diabetologist Sidney A. Jones and Registered Dietician Kim Wood will show you how to make healthy choices for your entire family. Eat less, move more, and reduce your risk for diabetes.