Thursday, March 12, 2020
Member dinner meeting, (non-sponsored) with member speaker
The Auld Shebeen | 3971 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Topic: Mental Health in Women
Cost: $20.00 for members or $25.00 for invited students/guests of members
There will be a cash bar.
Discussion was held on our philanthropy projects for the year. We are participating in the program called “Athletes Don’t”, which educates students on the dangers of vaping. Health professionals volunteer to go into the schools to present the information. Let Linda Hazelgren if you are interested in presenting.
We are also collecting new socks and underwear for Micah ministries for the cold weather shelter. Bring donations to any of our local meetings and Tiffany Simons will deliver them together.
Kelly Rollins shared information about the Neighborhood Navigator app that can help providers find services for patients. Everything from supplies, to food, to medical services are listed on the app.
A discussion on TAVRs was given by NP Sarah Vitaletti. In attendance were Dr Chandra, Dr Chanda, PA Daniel Hamilton, and Dr Na. A simulation was shown of the procedure and guidelines for patient selection were discussed. The frailty assessment criteria measured by the preop NP was discussed.
Next meeting 12/9/19 will be at Hematology/Oncology office. Dr Menachery will present on colon CA.
Submitted JPSF 11/14/19 5pm