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Free Tobacco Cessation Seminars

Location

Sister Innocent Conference Center - Room D
4725 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
26° 11' 10.5324" N, 80° 7' 12.4068" W
Monday, November 12, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm



Holy Cross Hospital hosts free tobacco cessation seminars the second Monday of each month. The free 2-hour session will provide you with the tools you'll need to establish your own quit plan. To register, call 954-262-1580.

Nutrition & Cancer Survivorship Class

Location

Michael and Dianne Bienes Comprehensive Cancer Center at Holy Cross Hospital
4725 N. Federal Highway, Cancer Conference Room. Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Survivorship classes are held every second Tuesday of the month in the Cancer Center conference room from 3:30-4:30pm. Note: dates and times may be subject to change. 

Bariatric Information Session

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Information Sessions are the first step in getting started on your surgical weight loss journey. Bariatric Surgery requires a significant commitment, so doing your research is important. You will want to select a program that will support your long-term weight loss.

Bariatric Information Sessions

Second and fourth Tuesday of each month 

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Sister Innocent Conference Center

Holy Cross Hospital

Mended Hearts Support Group

Location

Sister Innocent Conference Center
4725 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
26° 11' 13.7184" N, 80° 7' 11.7516" W
Thursday, November 15, 2018 -
10:30am to 12:00pm


Mended Hearts, the largest peer-to-peer heart patient support network in the world, has been offering hope and support to all types of heart patients and their families for 65 years. 

The Fort Lauderdale Chapter #347 meets the third Thursday at Holy Cross Hospital.

For more information, contact Jean Ready, 954-205-2101, or Debbie Napoli, 954-229-7961.

Cooking Demonstrations

Thursday, November 15, 2018 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Please join us for free Cooking Demonstrations at the Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women's Center Cafe.

November 15 – Butternut squash soup

December – Happy Holidays! No class

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Support Group

Location

Michael and Dianne Bienes Comprehensive Cancer Center
4725 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
26° 11' 13.7184" N, 80° 7' 11.7516" W
Thursday, November 15, 2018 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) support groups are the perfect place to talk with other people affected by blood cancers, including patients, family members and caregivers. The groups provide mutual support and offer the opportunity to discuss anxieties and concerns with others who share the same experiences. This sharing strengthens the family bond and enhances everyone's ability to cope with cancer.

Time Out for Women

Location

Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women's Center
1000 NE 56th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
United States
Thursday, November 15, 2018 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm

Holy Cross hosts monthly Time out for Women lectures at the Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center at the Holy Cross HealthPlex, located at 1000 NE 56th St. in Fort Lauderdale. 

Refreshments are provided.

Look Good…Feel Better

Location

Michael and Dianne Bienes Comprehensive Cancer Center
4725 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
Monday, November 19, 2018 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

A collaborative program with the American Cancer Society (ACS) in partnership with the National Cosmetology Association. Look Good Feel Better’s free workshops, run by caring, volunteer beauty professionals, teach women with cancer to manage the appearance side effects of treatment, including instruction to address changes in skin, hair loss and nails, as well as tips on wardrobe/styling to cope with weight gain or loss, and surgical changes.

Ortho Spine Hour: Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery Redefined

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery Redefined

Join Jeffrey Cantor, MD, Spine Surgeon, to learn all about new ULTRASONIC techniques for cervical and lumbar stenosis.


Register online: here.
 

Dinner with the Doctor

Location

Holy Cross Hospital - Sister Innocent Conference Center
4725 N. Federal Highway Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
United States
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 4:00pm to Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 4:00pm

On most first Wednesdays of each month, October through May, join us as members of the Holy Cross Medical Staff share the latest advances in medicine.
A light dinner will be served.

Prosective lecture topics
December: Urology
January 9 (due to New Year): Radiation Oncology
February: Cardiology
March: Radiation Oncology
April: Lung Health
May: Therapeutic Horticulture with William B. Ward Jr., MD