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Dr. Mark Hamed will spotlight Men’s Health at the June 15 Lunch and Learn!

Mark Hamed, MDIn recognition of June as National Men’s Health Month, McKenzie Health System invites the public to  focus on “Information Men and Women Can Use for Good Men’s Health” at June’s Lunch and Learn Workshop on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, from Noon to 1 p.m. in the McKenzie Health System Dining Room.  The workshop will be presented by Dr. Mark Hamed, Medical Director of the Departments of Emergency and Hospitalist Medicine, McKenzie Health System.  Cost to attend is $5, which includes lunch.  Pre-registration is required by calling Nina Barnett at 810-648-6127 or emailing nbarnett@mckenziehealth.org

“Men and women share similar health concerns relative to conditions such as diabetes, obesity, and heart disease, but  men also have some specific health issues, including the risk for prostate and testicular cancer,” reports Louise Blasius, LMSW, LPC, Director of Community and Human Services at McKenzie Health System. “At this month’s Lunch and Learn workshop, Dr. Hamed will provide information about health concerns specific to men as well as those that men and women share.”

“As always, the workshop will provide useful information in a relaxed, personal atmosphere, and questions will be welcomed,” shares Blasius.  “In addition, attendees will be able to enjoy a delicious, healthy meal.  We hope you’ll join us to learn more about men’s health!” For more information about the workshop, contact Louise Blasius at 810-648-6181; to reserve your spot, contact Nina Barnett at 810-648-6127.

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