Join chaplain, Lisa Meyer Vineyard, for a discussion on finding comfort during the holiday season. Lisa has worked with families at Carilion Clinic for 17 years and has previously served as the Executive Director at Pastoral Counseling Center in Roanoke.
Light refreshments will be provided. Please call Carilion Clinic Hospice at 540-224-4753 to register for the event. RSVP by Oct. 8.
Are you at risk for high blood pressure (hypertension)? What are the risks? How can risk factors be reduced? Join Carilion Clinic Cardiologist Matthew Schumaecker, M.D., to learn more about how high blood pressure can impact your overall health and how proper management can improve wellness.
Are you looking for a way to start the conversation? We’ll help you prepare. Please join us for a community event presented in partnership by Carilion Clinic Hospice and Good Samaritan Hospice.
Karen McNew of WSLS will moderate a panel discussion around end-of-life issues. The panel will share viewpoints from healthcare providers, clergy, caregivers, and attorneys. Topics that will be covered range from a full explanation of hospice and palliative care to discussing final arrangements for your family or yourself. Breakout sessions with each of the panelists will follow the moderated discussion.
Admission is free and light snacks and beverages will be provided. Hospice representatives from Carilion Clinic and Good Samaritan will be available in the lobby during the reception.
Dr. Aubrey Knight Carilion Clinic Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Director Professor of Medicine and Family and Community Medicine - Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Dr. Dave Trinkle Carilion Clinic, Geriatric Psychiatry Section Chief Associate Dean of Community and Culture - Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
This event is sponsored in part by Carilion Clinic and VelcocityCare by Carilion Clinic. Food venues available and children's activities planned. Free to the public. Canned meat donations accepted to benefit the Presbyterian Community Center. For more information visit online at smldragonboatrace.com.
Join us for an Open House and Ribbon Cutting ceremony at the new Carilion Clinic Life-Guard 10 helicopter hanger! Tour the hangar, crew quarters, and emergency transportation vehicles. Contact Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482 for additional information.
Prepare healthy and delicious meals by learning to cook with a variety of flavorful herbs. All supplies will be provided. Presented by local Master Gardeners. Pre-registration encouraged.Call Carilion Clinic at 540-266-6000.