Wednesday, May 25, 2011, 5:30 p.m.
Edgardo Yordan, MD, FACOG, FACS presents risk reduction and early detection of gynecological cancers.
Weiss Memorial Hospital will offer a series of free lectures during the month of May 2011 to promote physical well-being and healthy living as part of Women’s Health Month. Weiss’ Women’s Health specialists will discuss health conditions concerning women which include incontinence, endometriosis and gynecological cancers.
These free lectures are part of a series of women-related health conditions discussed during Women’s Health Month on Wednesdays. All presentations will begin at 5:30 p.m., on the sixth floor, A elevators, at Weiss Memorial Hospital. For more information, call (773) 564-6025 OR (800) 503-1234.
Wednesday, May 4
Do I Really Need My Uterus? Carlos Rotman, MD, FACOG, FACS, Chief of Gynecology at Weiss Memorial Hospital, presents the risks and alternatives to hysterectomy.
Wednesday, May 11
Don’t Be Afraid to Sneeze. Bruce Rosenzweig, MD, Associate Chief of Gynecology at Weiss Memorial Hospital, presents incontinence from 18 to 80, looking at its prevention, early detection and management.
Wednesday, May 18
New Hope for Women Living with Endometriosis. Nasir Rana, MD, MPH, FACOG, FACS, presents advances in the diagnosis and treatment of endometriosis.
Wednesday, May 25
When Behavior Matters: Early Detection of Gynecologic Cancers. Edgardo Yordan, MD, FACOG, FACS presents risk reduction and early detection of gynecological cancers.