Discussion to provide a clear picture on breast health
The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hospital will host a free breast health discussion to answer questions about breast cancer screening and prevention on April 10.
“Breast Health: Controversies and Q&A” will feature experts from the fields of breast surgery, neuropathic medicine, nutrition and physical therapy. The program runs from 5-8 p.m. in Griffin Hospital’s Meditation and Learning Center, 130 Division Street in Derby.
— Dr. Denise Barajas, medical director of Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness, will present “Breast Imaging, What You Need and When.”
— Naturopathic physician Lisa Rosenberger, of Griffin Hospital Integrative Medicine Center, will lead a discussion on “Women’s Health and Integrative Medicine.”
— Samantha Heller, clinical nutrition coordinator for The Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital will discuss “Nutrition and Breast Health”
— Physical therapist Nancy Corvigno, of Griffin Hospital Rehabilitation Services will present “Feeling Good in Your Body: Exercise, Skin Care and Lymphedema Prevention.”
Nursing professionals can earn up to two contact hours by attending this program.
This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. RSVP to 203-732-7233 or at breast-center.griffinhealth.org.
For more information, call 203-732-1300.