Healthy Connections September
Women to Women: Think Pink!
Join radiation oncologist Salitha Reddy, M.D., to learn the latest in breast cancer screening and treatment, including various techniques of radiation therapy. James C. Ferlmann, M.D., reconstructive and plastic surgeon, will discuss breast reconstruction after treatment. Enjoy refreshments, raffle prizes and more! Register
Men to Men: Prostate Cancer – to screen or not to screen?
Join Sea Chen, M.D., radiation oncologist, as he leads a talk to clarify the controversy surrounding prostate cancer screening and treatment. Men and/or their loved ones are welcome to attend together. Dinner will be served at the program. Register
Rock the Heart
To further the mission of educating the community about heart health, Rush-Copley will host the fifth annual “Rock the Heart,” a fundraiser on Friday, September 26, from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Ballydoyle Irish Pub and Restaurant in downtown Aurora.
Celebration will include raffles, a ‘heads or tails’ game for a grand prize,
and complimentary appetizers and drink specials. Ticket prices are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Free Rock the Heart t-shirts for the first 250 people. Purchase Tickets
Spine Education Expo
Join Rush-Copley’s Neuroscience Institute at the Spine Education Expo on Saturday, October 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Neurosurgeon Dmitry Ruban, M.D., will educate the community on the benefits of minimally-invasive spine surgery. Dr. Ruban and other members of the care team will be on hand to provide you with useful tools, education, and guidance to make an informed choice about spine surgery. Register
Play it Safe – A Family Health, Safety and Fitness Fair
Help your family and friends learn to be safer this school year and join Rush-Copley for Play it Safe – a family health, safety and fitness fair on Saturday, September 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Rush-Copley Healthplex, 1900 Ogden Avenue, Aurora. Kids of all ages and adults will be able to learn and interact with a wide variety of fun and educational exhibits. First 300 kids to attend will receive a free back pack. Drawings will include a free Discovery Club birthday party, swimming lessons and other prizes. No registration is required. Event will proceed rain or shine.