60-Minute Check-Up: Blood and Cancer 101Event Details: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., April 25, St. Louis County Library Headquarters, 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
SLUCare Hematologists and Oncologists Mark Fesler, M.D., Ganesh Kudva, M.D., and John Richart, M.D., will present "Blood and Cancer 101" at the next 60-Minute Check-Up on Monday, April 25. The event will be held from 2-3:30 p.m. at the St. Louis County Library Headquarters, located at 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
Sponsored by SLUCare, the physician practice of Saint Louis University, and the St. Louis County Library, the monthly 60-Minute Check-Ups are part of the department of internal medicine's yearlong centennial celebration. The free events are designed to provide information to keep you healthy as well as resources to help you learn more about health-related issues.
At this month's event, doctors will talk about the causes and symptoms of common blood disorders and cancers including hemophilia, anemia, thrombosis and leukemia. They also will discuss current treatment options, new research in the field and answer audience questions.
St. Louis County Library reference librarian Christina Pryor also will talk about library resources available to help people improve their health.
Because space is limited, reservations are recommended. To reserve your spot, call the St. Louis County Library at 314-994-3300.
Upcoming series events including "Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Colon Cancer Prevention" on Thursday, May 26, and "Vaccines for Living" on Monday, June 27.
Read more about the department of internal medicine's yearlong centennial celebration.
Learn about SLUCare's new "Who Are We?" campaign designed to reintroduce the practice to the region.
SLUCare, the physician practice of Saint Louis University School of Medicine, is the only academic medical practice in St. Louis that is fully accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care Inc. This accreditation is a voluntary process through which the quality of SLUCare services and performance is measured against nationally recognized standards. To schedule an appointment, call 314-977-4440 or 1-866-977-4440. More information is available at www.slucare.edu.