Crash Course in medicine
saturday, November 17th 2018
Did you know that 1 in 2 Americans live with a chronic disease? And 1 in 4 live with two or more chronic diseases? (CDC, 2018)
If you’re interested in a pre-health profession such as medicine, nursing, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, pharmacy, physical/occupation/speech therapy, dentistry, optometry, etc., then this seminar is for you! With the rise of chronic diseases you will be faced with patients with such diagnoses on a daily basis. Gain base knowledge at our seminar that will impress others at school, internships, and volunteer opportunities.
This seminar will educate you on pertinent chronic diseases facing the American population today. You will also gain specific knowledge regarding diabetes and hypertension/hypotension. There will be a skills lab on blood glucose testing as well as proper blood pressure testing & interpretation. A panel of various healthcare professionals will speak on chronic disease impact on healthcare from their specialty viewpoint.
Lunch will be provided. Certificates of completion will be giveN out at the end of the seminar.
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5820 W. Irving Park Rd.
Chicago, IL 60634