Community Education Series

You are invited to participate in The Medical Center of Aurora’s FREE Community Education Series. Each seminar is designed to provide timely and helpful information to assist you in making informed healthcare decisions.

Our upcoming seminars: 

Breast Cancer Screening: What You Need to Know

When: Thursday, October 9th at 6:30 p.m. 

Where: The Medical Center of Aurora - Main Campus (Meeting Room 1), 1501 S. Potomac St., Aurora, CO 80012 

Breast cancer affects us all. The HealthONE family of hospitals and Susan G. Komen Colorado have partnered to offer you a series of FREE educational seminars during the month of October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Come alone or make it a girls night out with a friend, a daughter, a mother, or a sister to learn more about the latest in cancer research, breast cancer detection, and the importance of knowing your risk.

Led by Dulcy Wolverton, MD, a breast imaging specialist, this interactive presentation will cover breast cancer screening options and guidelines, discuss which option may be right for you, and outline what you can expect. Complimentary refreshments will be served.

To register for this seminar, please call 303-575-0055 or Click HERE

Arthritis: Management and Treatment of the Aging Joint

When: Wednesday, October 15th at 6:00 p.m. 

Where: The Medical Center of Aurora - Main Campus (Meeting Room 1), 1501 S. Potomac St., Aurora, CO 80012

Arthritis is a condition affecting more than 46 million U.S. adults, a number that's expected to increase to 67 million by 2030, and is the leading cause of disability in the U.S. There are more than 100 types of arthritis, although rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis are two of the most widely recognized. If you or a loved one has, or has recently been diagnosed with, arthritis, it is important to learn more about the disease and its potential impact. Join us for a FREE educational seminar at The Medical Center of Aurora to learn more about this condition, its underlying causes, prevention, management and treatment options.

Led by Nathan Faulkner, MD, an orthopedic surgeon, this presentation will cover the different forms of arthritis, causes of pain and pain management, and available treatment options. Complimentary refreshments will be served.

Register HERE

Breast Cancer: Risk Assessment & Prevention

When: Wednesday, October 22nd at 6:00 p.m. 

Where: Centennial Medical Plaza, 14100 E. Arapahoe Road, Suite B-200, Centennial, CO 80112

Breast Cancer is a disease affecting far too many women. And while we may not be able to completely prevent it, there are things you can do which may help to prevent it, such as knowing your risk and getting regular screening mammograms. Join us for a FREE educational seminar at Centennial Medical Plaza to learn more.

Led by Sami Diab, MD, a medical oncologist, and Laura Brzeskiewicz, MS, CGC, a certified genetic counselor, this presentation will cover risk factors for this condition, its underlying causes, prevention, management and treatment options. Complimentary refreshments will be served.

Register HERE