Crash Course in medicine

saturday, November 17th 2018

2pm-6pm

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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Seminar location:

Vital Rehabilitation

5820 W. Irving Park Rd.

Chicago, IL 60634

This seminar is sponsored by:

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  Vital Rehabilitation is a network of therapy clinics with inpatient and outpatient services. They specialize in physical, occupational, speech, & aquatic therapy within the pediatric and adult population. Vital Rehabilitation offers continuing education courses and student internships.

Vital Rehabilitation is a network of therapy clinics with inpatient and outpatient services. They specialize in physical, occupational, speech, & aquatic therapy within the pediatric and adult population. Vital Rehabilitation offers continuing education courses and student internships.

  The Chicago Intercollegiate Council is an organization of youth working for youth. They have continually supported Polonia since 1927 through mentorship, events, scholarships, and donations. The Chicago Intercollegiate Council continues to this day to carry on charitable activities as a demonstration of the positive force of its members and programs.

The Chicago Intercollegiate Council is an organization of youth working for youth. They have continually supported Polonia since 1927 through mentorship, events, scholarships, and donations. The Chicago Intercollegiate Council continues to this day to carry on charitable activities as a demonstration of the positive force of its members and programs.