Experts from around the country will discuss how we can reclaim the care we need for ourselves so that we can better care for others.
This symposium offers physicians an opportunity to learn about the latest advancements in diabetes care, prevention and diet, and features physicians from Johns Hopkins Medicine, Johns Hopkins Community Physicians and Suburban Hospital. Suburban Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. FOR MEDICAL STAFF ONLY!
Hormones play a very important role in regulating body functions including fertility, metabolism and stress. Join Dr. Adrian Dobs, Professor of Medicine (Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism) and Oncology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, to understand the link between hormones and insulin resistance, cholesterol, glucose control and intimacy.
According to the CDC, only 24.6 percent of men make time to exercise on a weekly basis. Community cardiologist Dr. Hayder Hashim will review the benefits of exercise on your overall heart health as well as ideal heart rates to keep you challenged and safe. Sports team physician and orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Bashir Zikria from Johns Hopkins Community Physicians will explain the role of exercise in keeping your joints mobile and flexible as well as the secret for athletes at any age to stay active while avoiding injury. Women are welcome to attend. Light refreshments provided. Registration Required.