Program centers on women’s health

HUNTINGBURG — Women of the Heartland program will have discussions on the important women’s health topics at Venue 1408, 1408 N. Main St., from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 9.

This year’s topics include “Could You Spot a Stroke? Understanding Stroke Prevention & Treatment,” “Guiding the Journey Through Breast Cancer” and “Primary Care: What’s in Your Tool Kit?”

Sharing their knowledge with women will be Neurologist Kristi Nord, M.D.; Adrian Lanman, practice manager of Hospitalist and Telemedicine Services; Melissa Knust, oncology nurse navigator; Stephanie Allen, breast imaging navigator; and Nurse Practitioner Kathleen “Scotty” Munning. Dr. Adam Dawkins will emcee the event.

There is no admission fee; however, donations will be accepted for the Integrative Medicine program at the Phillip R. Dawkins Heart & Vascular Center at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center.

Preregistration is required by March 3. All women who attend will receive a gift certificate for a free blood screening including total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglyceride and glucose levels at Memorial Hospital Outpatient Labs.

For more information and to preregister, visit Memorial Hospital’s website at and click on “Classes & Events” or call the Marketing and Public Relations Department at 812-996-2352.

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