Health Series Classes

Wise Words for Wellness – Questions for the Pharmacist
These talks are FREE and OPEN to the Public

Rebecca Miller Wise, MEd, Pharm D., CGP
Join Dr. Wise Thursdays for Questions for the Pharmacist.
Please note the day change to Thursdays.
Talks take place at 10:30 am at LifeWorks Erie.
Please click on link below to see scheduled talks and dates:
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Medication Consultations

Rebecca Miller Wise, MEd, PharmD, CGP
Fridays from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. by appointment
Free to Members; $75 non-members per hour

Dr. Wise will help you sort through your medications and get a greater understanding of how to take command of your health.

Call (814) 453-5072 to make an appointment.

Healthy Eating: Making Every Nutritious Bite Count

Rhonda Moore, RD, LECOM Senior Living Center
Second Wednesday of each month, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Free to Members; $35 non-members for 30 minutes
Healthy eating should be a way of life that you can maintain with every meal plan, including eating out. Our registered dietitian will work with you to find the right foods and diet plan to make it easier for you to stay healthy and enjoy life. Call (814) 453-5072 for an appointment.

The Vibrant Life & Ask an Expert Series

5 Ways to a Younger You
Tyler Travis, MA, Director LECOM Medical Fitness & Wellness Center
Wednesday, July 19 at 6:00 p.m. at Millcreek Municipal Building
Free (Ask an Expert)
Learn how to apply healthy strategies that slow down the aging process and enhance your quality of your life.   AE

Get the Most Out of Your Day
Shireen Hoover, DPT, LECOM Senior Living Center
Thursday, July 20 at 12:30 p.m.
Live each day to the fullest! Learn techniques for conserving your energy so you are able to devote more time to your favorite activities, friends and family. VL

Vertigo and Dizziness
Tania Flink, PhD, Department of Sport and Exercise Science, Gannon University
Monday, July 24 at 10:30 a.m.
Vertigo is a chronic or intermittent sensation of loss of balance.  Dr. Flink will discuss the causes, risk factors and treatments for vertigo.   VL

Aches and Pains
Christopher Rial, DO, LECOM Sports Medicine Physician
Friday, July 28 at 1:00 p.m.
Dr. Rial will discuss non-surgical treatment options available for joint and muscle complaints.

Osteoporosis in Older Adults
Sue Baldwin, VNA
Monday, August 14 at 10:30 a.m.
Learn how to prevent and manage osteoporosis and bone loss.  VL

Understanding Hepatitis C
Brian Viviano, DO, LECOM Health
Wednesday, August 16 at 6:00 p.m. at Millcreek Municipal Building
Free (Ask an Expert)
The liver helps your body digest food, store energy, and remove toxins. Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver.  Hepatitis C is caused by the Hepatitis C virus (HCV). Dr. Viviano will discuss treatments and therapies available to those living with Hep C.  AE

Learn the Facts about Stroke
Shireen Hoover, DPT, LECOM Senior Living Center
Thursday, August 17 at 12:30 p.m.
Do you know when a person is having a stroke?  What do you do?  You may be the one who saves a life or improves the quality of somebody’s life by your quick response to a person who may be having a stroke.

Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Ryan Lynch, DO, LECOM Health
Monday, August 28 at 10:30 a.m.
A great lecture for patients with early Alzheimer’s Dementia and their families. Dr. Lynch will discuss the stages of Alzheimer’s and compare and contrast dementia and delirium.

Please contact Marie Heberlein at 814-453-5072 or mheberlein@lifeworkserie.org to pre-register for any of these classes.