Events Calendar

  • Repeats every month on May, June, July, August, September, November, December on the second Saturday until Sun Dec 11 2016 .
    , Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 10:00am
    Booker T. Washington National Park - 12130 Booker T. Washington National Hwy, Hardy, VA
    Come and join us for a Wellness Walk and Talk along the 1 ½ mile Jack-O-Lantern Branch Trail.  Each walk will be led by a knowledgeable trail guide.  The Kick-off walk is April 9th!

    This year's walking theme is "Diabetes Prevention and Wellness".  Following each health walk we will meet back in the Visitors Center for a healthy food tasting.  Each Month we will feature a new recipe, with tastings from side or main dishes, deserts and appetizers.  Recipe cards will also be available so you can make it at home.  

    Walkers will meet the trail guide at the Park's Visitors Center at 10:00 a.m. on the second (2nd) Saturday of each Month, from April until November.  Please be sure to wear weather appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes for walking.  

    We look forward to seeing you there!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Community Health Educator, Gail Nordhaus at 540-484-8569.

     
  • Repeats every month on the 22 of March until Wed Dec 14 2016 . Also includes Thu Apr 14 2016, Thu May 05 2016, Tue May 24 2016, Thu Jun 09 2016, Tue Jul 19 2016, Thu Aug 18 2016, Tue Sep 06 2016, Thu Sep 22 2016, Thu Oct 06 2016, Tue Oct 25 2016, Tue Nov 01 2016, Thu Nov 17 2016, Thu Dec 01 2016, Tue Dec 13 2016.
    , Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 6:30pm
    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.

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct to register at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

  • Repeats every month on April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December on the second Wednesday until Thu Dec 15 2016 .
    , Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Carilion Clinic Giles Community Hospital - Cascades Conference Room l 159 Hartley Way, Pearisburg, VA 24134

    A Support Group for Chronic Lung Disease Patients and their Families!

    Carilion Clinic's Better Breathers Club offers education and skills to help manage Chronic lung diseases.  This support group provides opportunities to improve function and quality of life while connecting with others who are familiar with those challenges.  Family members and friends are welcome to attend.  The Better Breathers Club features educational presentations on a wide range of relevant topics, including:

    • Airway clearance                                         
    • Exercise
    • Oxygen therapy
    • Breathing retraining
    • Living with Chronic lung disease
    • Preventing infections
    • Emotional and Social well-being
    • Medications
    • Sleep disorders
    • Energy conservation
    • Nutrition
    • Travel

    Carilion Clinic offers regular support group meetings:
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    • Second (2nd) Wednesday of each month beginning March 9, 2016 at 1:00 pm.
    • Carilion Giles Community Hospital   l   159 Hartley Way, Pearisburg, VA (Cascades Conference Room)

    New members will need to Pre-register.  This ensures they receive
    member educational materials at their first (1st) meeting.

    For more information and for registration, please contact (540) 922-4100.

  • Repeats every month on the third Thursday until Wed Dec 20 2017 .
    , Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    2107 Rosalind Ave., SW Roanoke

    Join us! Annual Holiday Open House Celebration

    Bring a friend! Register to win valuable products, enjoy holiday refreshments and tour the Carilion Clinic Cosmetic Center. Our team of experts will be on hand to discuss procedure options and answer questions. Holiday gift cards and specials also available.

    Visit CarilionCosmetic.com.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 5:30pm
    Institute for Orthopaedics and Neurosciences l 2331 Franklin Road, SW, Roanoke, VA 24014

    A Community Event to Inspire Better Health:

    Come and join Carilion Clinic Neurologist Chinekwu Anyanwu, M.D. and Neurosurgeon Mark Witcher, M.D., Ph.D., to learn about the newest available treatment options for seizures and epilepsy. Our treatments have improved drastically over the past several years, creating therapy options which never existed before. The Carilion Clinic Collaborative Epilepsy Clinic offers its patients the latest, state-of-the-art methods for diagnosis and treatment of seizures including medical and surgical techniques.
     
    Come hear more about the available treatments and see if it can help you or someone you love!
     
    Light refreshments will be provided.

    Registration is required.  For more information and/or to register, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.  Please feel free to visit our website www.carilionclinic.org/ION 

     

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 6:30pm
    Carilion New River Valley Medical Center, Fireside Conference Room B, 2900 Lamb Circle, Christiansburg, VA 24073

    This helps you to become acquainted with the hospital admission procedure prior to delivery.  You are introduced to the Birthplace unit, which includes our labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum rooms and the nursery.  Free monthly tours are conducted by a nurse. Please plan to attend approximately six weeks prior to delivery.
     
    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 6:30pm
    Carilion Clinic Roanoke Memorial Hospital l 13th Floor l West Conference Room A

    Breastfeeding is a learned behavior for both Mom and baby.  During this class, a Certified Lactation Consultant provides the information you will need to decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your new baby.  If you have already decided to breatsfeed, this class will provide you with the basic instructions on breastfeeding techniques and benefits.  Other breastfeeding topics will also be discussed.

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-free (800) 422-8482.

  • Repeats every 2 weeks every Friday until Sat Dec 17 2016 except Fri Apr 29 2016, Fri May 13 2016, Fri May 27 2016, Fri Jun 10 2016, Fri Jun 24 2016, Fri Jul 08 2016, Fri Jul 22 2016, Fri Jul 29 2016, Fri Sep 30 2016, Fri Oct 14 2016, Fri Oct 28 2016, Fri Nov 11 2016, Fri Nov 25 2016, Fri Dec 09 2016, Fri Dec 30 2016. Also includes Fri May 06 2016, Fri May 20 2016, Fri Jun 03 2016, Fri Jun 17 2016, Fri Jul 01 2016, Fri Jul 15 2016, Fri Oct 07 2016, Fri Oct 21 2016, Fri Nov 04 2016, Fri Nov 18 2016, Fri Dec 02 2016, Fri Dec 16 2016.
    , Friday, December 16, 2016 - 9:30am
    Adolescent and Student Health Services (Conference Room) - 902 S. Jefferson Street, Roanoke, VA 24016

    Horario del Club - "Hola Bebé" 2016

    Fecha: Mes: Tema:
    15 Enero Tener un embarazo saludable  (1)
    5, 19 Febrero Nutrición (2)
    Dar pecho (3)
    4, 18 Marzo Cuidados prenatales y atención (4)
    Preparación para el parto (5)
    1, 15 Abril Estar lista para el bebé (6)
    Tener un embarazo saludable (1)
    6, 20 Mayo Nutrición (2)
    Dar pecho (3)
    3, 17 Junio Cuidados prenatales y atención (4)
    Preparación para el parto (5)
    1, 15 Julio Estar lista para el bebé (6)
    Tener un embarazo saludable (1)
    5, 19 Agosto Nutrición (2)
    Dar pecho (3)
    2, 16 Septiembre Cuidados prenatales y atención (4)
    Preparación para el parto (5)
    7, 21 Octubre Estar lista para el bebé (6)
    Tener un embarazo saludable (1)
    4, 18 Noviembre Nutrición (2)
    Dar pecho (3)
    2, 16 Diciembre Cuidados prenatales y atención (4)
    Preparación para el parto (5)

    ** Si no hay escuela por el mal tiempo, no tendremos El Club de Hola Bebé **

  • Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 9:30am
    The Community Outreach Building - Skills Lab (Basement Floor) l 1202 Third Street, SW, Roanoke, VA 24016

    This is as close as you will come to a baby owner's manual! 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 & Car Safety - and much more!

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

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

  • Repeats every month on July, August, September, October, November, December on the third Tuesday until Wed Dec 21 2016 .
    , Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 9:15am
    WTYI 1570 AM Radio - Rocky Mount

    Med Talk Health Radio on WYTI 1570 AM dial.

    Tune into WYTI 1570 AM Radio on the first and third Tuesdays of each month as a Carilion Clinic Health Educator covers a relevant and new health related topic discussion live on the air.  

    This program is sponsored by Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital.

  • Repeats every month on May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December on the third Tuesday until Sat Dec 31 2016 .
    , Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Roanoke Public Library | 706 S Jefferson Street | Main Library Auditorium

    If you have Crohn's or colitis, you are not alone. This support group is open to anyone suffering from Crohn's disease or Colitis. You do not have to be a patient of Carilion Clinic and loved ones are encouraged to join as well.

    Join us at the Roanoke Public Library on the third Tuesday of every month.

    *CCFA is the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America and facilitates this support group.
  • Repeats every month on the third Wednesday until Thu Dec 22 2016 .
    , Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 11:00am
    Roanoke Main Library, Downtown - 706 S. Jefferson Street, Roanoke, VA 24016

    Come by the Roanoke Main Library on Jefferson Street, located in Downtown Roanoke and have one (1) of our Carilion Clinic Health Educators take your Blood Pressure and conduct a Diabetes Risk Assessment.  This Health Screening is Free and we provide same day results.  Feel free to drop by on your lunch break!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

    This Health Screening is held every third (3rd) Wednesday of each month - We look forward to seeing you there!

     

  • Repeats every month on June, September, December on the third Wednesday until Thu Dec 22 2016 .
    , Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Carilion Clinic Adolescent and Student Health Services - Conference Room l 902 South Jefferson Street, Roanoke, VA 24016

    Welcome Home Baby!

    Come meet and talk with other new Moms-To-Be at the Baby Basics Moms' Clubs.  This is a support and education group that covers everything you can expect when you are expecting.  It's a fun, informative and FREE program you can attend as often as you would like.  You are more than welcome to bring a family member and/or friend with you.  

    No need to register --------- JUST SHOW UP!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482 or visit us at www.bbmomsclub.com for more detailed information.

    Please Note: this program is not intended to take the place of our Prepared Childbirth Education class.  All parents are encouraged to also attend the Prepared Childbirth Education class; which covers more comprehensive information.

    **Inclement Weather**: we follow the Roanoke County School System schedule - The Morning Club will be cancelled if schools are delayed and/or closed.  The Evening Club will be cancelled if schools have early dismissal and/or are closed.

     
  • Repeats every month on September, October, November, December on the fourth Friday until Fri Jan 27 2017 .
    , Friday, December 23, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Goodwill Retail Store l 6315 Archcrest Dr., Roanoke, VA 24019 (Corner of Peters Creek & Airport Road)

    Stop by Goodwill Industries, located on Peters Creek Road, Roanoke VA, to have one of our Carilion Clinic Health Educators take your Blood Pressure and conduct a Diabetes Risk Assessment.  This Health Screening is Free and we provide same day results.
     
    Feel free to drop by on your lunch break!

    Registration is not required! For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

    This Health Screening is held every fourth (4th) Friday of each month - We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Repeats every month on February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December on the last Thursday until Fri Dec 30 2016 except Thu Nov 24 2016. Also includes Thu Nov 17 2016.
    , Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Christiansburg Fire Department - 110 Depot St., NW, Christiansburg, VA 24073

    Please be advised that the NRV Car Seat Check scheduled for Thursday, November 24, 2016 is now re-scheduled to be held on Thursday, November 17, 2016!  The NRV Car Seat Check scheduled for November 24, 2016 has been cancelled due to the Thanksgiving Holiday.   - Thank you!

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the number one (1) killer of children - and 7 out of 10 car seats installed by parents/caregivers are not installed properly."  Come to the car seat check station on the last Thursday of each month where our Certified staff will be on hand to educate you on how to properly install a child safety seat. 

    Services are free and no appointment is necessary.

    For more information, please feel free to contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482..

  • Repeats every month on January, February on the first Tuesday 2 times .
    Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
    Carilion Clinic Roanoke Memorial Hospital l 13th Floor l West Conference Room A - 1906 Belleview Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24014

    Breastfeeding is a learned behavior for both Mom and baby.  During this class, a Certified Lactation Consultant provides the information you will need to decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your new baby.  If you have already decided to breastfeed, this class will provide basic instructions on breastfeeding techniques and benefits.  Other breastfeeding topics will also be discussed.

    Registration is requiredPlease call Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

  • Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Carilion Clinic Community Medical Building 102 Highland Ave. SE, 4th floor, Roanoke, VA 24013

    This Course provides the same class topics as our Prepared Childbirth Course, but has an increased emphasis on labor coping and support techniques, with a reduced emphasis on the use of pain medication in labor.  Plan to attend this class in the beginning of your third (3rd) Trimester
    Class Dates:

    • 01/04/17
    • 01/11/17
    • 01/18/17
    • 01/25/17
    • 02/01/17
    • 02/08/17

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 6:00pm
    Carilion Clinic Community Outreach Building - Skills Lab (Basement Floor) 1202 Third Street, SW, Roanoke, VA 24016

    This is as close as you will come to a baby owner's manual.  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 & Car Safety - and much more!

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

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Carilion Clinic Community Medical Building 102 Highland Ave. SE, 4th floor, 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:

    • 01/05/17
    • 01/12/17
    • 01/19/17
    • 01/26/17
    • 02/02/17
    • 02/09/17

    This course is taught by a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE).
    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 9:30am
    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.

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct to register at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 6:00pm
    Carilion Clinic Community Medical Building 102 Highland Ave. SE, 4th floor, 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:

    • 01/10/17
    • 01/17/17
    • 01/24/17
    • 01/31/17
    • 02/07/17
    • 02/14/17

    This course is taught by a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE).
    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 11:30am
    Carilion Clinic Roanoke Memorial Hospital l 13th Floor l West Conference Room A - 1906 Belleview Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24014

    Learn how to plan and prepare to continue breastfeeding once you return to work.  This class will give Mothers step-by-step instructions on what they should prepare while on maternity leave and how to pump and store their breast milk once they are back at work.  Nursing babies are welcome to come with their mothers.  Please make alternate childcare arrangements for older children.  This class is taught by an experienced Lactation Educator.  Plan to attend before and/or after the birth of your baby.  It is recommended that Mothers take the basic breastfeeding course first.  

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Saturday, January 14, 2017 - 9:30am
    Carilion Clinic Community Medical Building, 4th fl.,102 Highland Ave, Roanoke VA 24013

    ** This class meets on two (2) consecutive Saturdays. **

    During this series, you and your support partner are provided with the information, education and skills needed to approach labor and birth fully prepared.  Topics that will be covered include: 

    • 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!

    Plan to attend this class in the beginning of your third (3rd) Trimester.
    Class Dates:

    • 01/14/17
    • 01/21/17

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 6:00pm
    Carilion Clinic Community Outreach Building - Skills Lab (Basement Floor) 1202 Third Street, SW, Roanoke, VA 24016

    This is as close as you will come to a baby owner's manual.  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 & Car Safety - and much more!

    This class offers expectant parents the opportunity to practice taking care of baby's basic needs.  Plan to attend this one-evening class in your second (2nd) or third (3rd) Trimester.
    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 6:00pm
    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!

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Carilion Clinic Community Outreach Building - Skills Lab (Basement Floor) 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.

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct to register at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Friday, January 27, 2017 - 7:30am
    Cable 12 - "Rise and Shine" Franklin County

    Tune into Cable 12's "Rise and Shine" Franklin County morning program on Friday, January 27, 2017.  

    Join in on the discussion with one of Carilion Clinic's Psychiatrist's, Dr. Anita S. Kablinger, M.D., as Dr. Kablinger discusses Bipolar Disorder and the Bipolar Disorder study that she and Carilion Clinic are currently working on and recruiting for.

     

  • Monday, January 30, 2017 - 2:00pm
    301 Reserve Ave., Roanoke, Va

    Are you looking to grow your nursing career? Join us.

    Same day interviews and offers

    Nursing leaders ready to talk

    Incentives for select units
     
    Our nurses enjoy:
    *Supportive leadership, interprofessional teams and an innovative learning environment.
    *College tuition, relocation benefits and higher wages
     
    We have many opportunities available, including:
    *Small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, and Level 3 NICU
    *Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute and Jefferson College of Health Sciences
    *Comprehensive patient care services, such as inpatient, procedural, home health, hospice and outpatient
     

  • Monday, January 30, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Carilion Clinic Community Medical Building 102 Highland Ave. SE, 4th floor, 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:

    • 01/30/17
    • 02/06/17
    • 02/13/17
    • 02/20/17
    • 02/27/17
    • 03/06/17

    This course is taught by a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE).
    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

     

  • Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 9:30am
    Carilion Clinic Community Outreach Building - Skills Lab (Basement Floor) l 1202 Third Street, SW, Roanoke, VA 24016

    This is as close as you will come to a baby owner's manual.  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 & Car Safety - and much more!

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

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
    Carilion Clinic Roanoke Memorial Hospital l 13th Floor l West Conference Room A - 1906 Belleview Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24014

    Breastfeeding is a learned behavior for both Mom and baby.  During this class, a Certified Lactation Consultant provides the information you will need to decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your new baby.  If you have already decided to breastfeed, this class will provide basic instructions on breastfeeding techniques and benefits.  Other breastfeeding topics will also be discussed.

    Registration is requiredPlease call Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:30pm
    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.

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct to register at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 7:00pm
    Carilion Clinic Roanoke Memorial Hospital l 13th Floor l West Conference Room A - 1906 Belleview Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24014

    This class is taught by a Veterinarian and gives expectant parents ideas on how to prepare their pet for the arrival of a new baby!

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.
     

  • Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 9:30am
    Carilion Clinic Community Medical Building, 4th fl.,102 Highland Ave, Roanoke VA 24013

    **This class meets on two (2) consecutive Saturdays **
    Participants will be provided with the necessary information, education and skills needed to approach labor and birth fully prepared.  Topics that will be covered include:

    • 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.

    • 02/25/17
    • 03/04/17

    Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct to register at (540) 266-6000 or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

     

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Roanoke City Fire/EMS Station #6 - 1333 Jamison Ave, SE Roanoke, VA 24013

    "Motor vehicle crashes are the leading killer of children and 3 out of 4 car seats installed by parents and caregivers are not installed correctly."  Make sure yours is not one of them by attending a Car Seat Safety Check, which are held on the third (3rd) Thursday of each month and have a National Certified Technician educate you on how to keep your child safe!

    For more information, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free at (800) 422-8482.