Roanoke

2017 Topics in Respiratory/Sleep

When 
Friday 8:00 am to 4:15 pm
Where 
3315 Ordway Drive, Roanoke, VA 24017

Join us to learn and discuss various topics in respiratory and sleep. A few agenda items include:

  • Tools and Tricks to Studying Pediatric Patients in the Sleep Lab
  • It's Only Tuberculosis
  • Management of COPD in the Setting of Sleep Apnea

View the brochure for a full agenda and more details.

To register, visit the conference website.

2017 Orthopaedics in Primary Care Conference

When 
Saturday 8:00 am to 1:15 pm
Where 
110 Shenandoah Avenue, N.W., Roanoke, VA 24016

Join us to enhance your knowledge of current trends in diagnosing and treating orthopaedic conditions at the 2017 Orthopaedics in Primary Care Conference. A few agenda items include:

  • Lower Limb Development in Toddlers
  • Low Back Pain: Diagnosis and Management
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome--Science, Pseudoscience and Tradition

Research poster presentations from the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery's Musculoskeletal Education and Research Center (MERC) will also be available for review throughout the meeting, 7:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

For a full agenda and more details about the conference, view the brochure.

To register, visit the conference website.

Newborn Care

When 
Tuesday 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Where 
Carilion Clinic Community Outreach Building - Skills Lab (Basement Floor) l 1202 Third Street, SW, Roanoke, VA 24016

This course offers expectant parents the opportunity to practice taking care of baby's basic needs.  Please plan to attend this one-evening class in your second (2nd) or third (3rd) Trimester.

A qualified teacher covers the basics of caring for a newborn by addressing such topics as:

  • Bathing
  • Getting the baby to sleep
  • Understanding baby's cry
  • Diapering
  • Dressing
  • Temperature taking
  • Feeding a newborn
  • Home and car safety and much more!

Register by clicking here or call Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

Prepared Childbirth

When 
Thursday 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where 
Carilion Clinic Community Medical Building, 4th fl.,102 Highland Ave, Roanoke VA 24013

Participants will be provided with the necessary information, education and skills needed to approach labor and birth fully prepared.  This six (6)-week series will address topics such as:

  • Breathing and relaxation techniques
  • The labor partner’s role
  • Variations of labor
  • The labor and birth process
  • Adjustment to parenthood – and many other details of labor and birth.

Participants should plan to attend this class at the beginning of their third (3rd) Trimester.  This course is taught by a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE). Dress comfortably as you will be sitting / lying on the floor. *Please take two pillows and a blanket to each of your six Prepared Childbirth Classes.

Class Dates:

  • 07/27/17
  • 08/03/17
  • 08/10/17
  • 08/17/17
  • 08/24/17
  • 08/31/17

This course is taught by a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE). Register by clicking here or call Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

Infant CPR and Home Safety

When 
Thursday 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Where 
Carilion Clinic Community Outreach Building - Skills Lab (Basement Floor) l 1202 Third Street, SW, Roanoke, VA 24016

Learn about the basics of Infant CPR in this educational class.  This class offers hands-on training and experience in Infant CPR, but is not a Certification class.  You will also learn how-to keep your home safe for your child.  There are many hidden dangers in the home that can injure and/or kill a child.  This class will give you tips on what you can do to avoid these unnecessary incidents.

  • Learn how to create a safe home environment
  • Crib Safety
  • Poison and Chocking prevention

Register by clicking here or call Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

Grandparenting Today

When 
Thursday 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where 
Carilion Clinic Roanoke Memorial Hospital l 13th Floor l West Conference Room A - 1906 Belleview Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24014

What's new since you had your baby? Join in this fun two (2)-hour class and get a head start on being the best grandparent for your newest family addition.  This class is offered quarterly and is taught by an experienced educator who is also a grandmother!

Topics will include:

  • An overview of current recommendations for infant care
  • Safety measures
  • How-to support the new parents and many more.

Register by clicking here or call Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

A Community Event to Inspire Better Health - Wishes: A Conversation About End-of-Life Care

When 
Tuesday 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Where 
Salem Civic Center | Parlor A | 1001 Roanoke Blvd. | Salem, VA 24153

Join Carilion Clinic Hospice for an evening of casual conversation as it relates to the values, wishes and goals that emerge when life is limited.  Hear from our panel of experts how to honor values and wishes and translate them into a plan of care that you and your loved ones deem most essential to end-of-life decisions.

DECISIONS KITS:
All attendees will receive a free “Wishes” Decisions Kit at this event to guide conversations on end-of-life.  This kit is designed to assist in your discussions, making this process easy and meaningful to you and
your loved ones.

This event is free but seating is limited and registration is required. To register visit bit.ly/carilion-wishes or contact Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.

Dinner will be provided.
 

Newborn Care

When 
Tuesday 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Where 
Carilion Clinic Community Outreach Building - Skills Lab (Basement Floor) l 1202 Third Street, SW, Roanoke, VA 24016

This course offers expectant parents the opportunity to practice taking care of baby's basic needs.  Please plan to attend this one-evening class in your second (2nd) or third (3rd) Trimester.

A qualified teacher covers the basics of caring for a newborn by addressing such topics as:

  • Bathing
  • Getting the baby to sleep
  • Understanding baby's cry
  • Diapering
  • Dressing
  • Temperature taking
  • Feeding a newborn
  • Home and car safety and much more!

Register by clicking here or call Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

Infant CPR and Home Safety

When 
Saturday 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Where 
Carilion Clinic Community Outreach Building - Skills Lab (Basement Floor) l 1202 Third Street, SW, Roanoke, VA 24016

Learn about the basics of Infant CPR in this educational class.  This class offers hands-on training and experience in Infant CPR, but is not a Certification class.  You will also learn how-to keep your home safe for your child.  There are many hidden dangers in the home that can injure and/or kill a child.  This class will give you tips on what you can do to avoid these unnecessary incidents.

Register by clicking here or call Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

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