Events and Classes

Bariatric Seminar for Weight Loss (virtual seminar, May 17)

If you are significantly overweight and are concerned about the effects your weight may be having on your health, please join surgeons, Ryan Headley, M.D. and Mark Chol, M.D., with Suburban Metabolic Institute and on the medical staff of Elmhurst Hospital for a discussion about severe obesity and will introduce the new bariatric program at Elmhurst Hospital. The discussion will focus on the role of bariatric surgery as a key component of weight loss and will be followed by a question and answer session.

Please register each person attending. No walk-ins will be allowed to attend.
Park in Green Parking - enter through the East Entrance-Take to lower level and procedure to the conference center.

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Reconnect with Hope – Building a bridge to recovery (virtual class, May 19)

Attendees should expect to more about Grief and Loss and and how to reconnect with Hope.
Speaker: Martin Bierne
If you are a student or need to pay by check, contact 630-527-6363 to register. 3.0 CEU’s offered.
CEU’s available: IAODAPCA/CADC, LCPC/LPC, LCSW/MSW, LMFT, and/or Psychologist.

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Steps to a Healthier Pregnancy (free online class, May 31)

If you are newly pregnant want to make informed choices leading to the healthiest pregnancy possible, this free online class is for you! Learn about nutritional needs, exercises to decrease backache and help prepare your body for labor as well as tips for hazardous things to avoid and warning signs to be aware of during pregnancy. This class is recommended for early in your pregnancy. Register online for the class date at the end of the current month and a link to the e-learning class will be emailed to you. You can log in on any date-not only the date written on the letter.

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Hey, sleepyhead. Could it be Obstructive Sleep Apnea? (webinar, May 25)

Do you have trouble staying awake all day or frequently feel run down? Do you have a snoring problem that drives your family crazy? You may be suffering from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Please join Kristin Mock, MD, Medical Director of the Edward Sleep Center in Yorkville, to learn about the signs and symptoms of OSA, how it is diagnosed and treatment options available to improve your quality of life.

Directions: Please watch your email in the week prior to the webinar for a link to join the event. You will also receive a "join" link the day of the webinar. Desktop or laptop computers preferred. At the time of the program, you will click that link to join the webinar. Plan to sign on at 6:50 pm, to allow time for set up ...

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