The 2015 event adds new activities and fun to the annual celebration of life.This year's event includes Kennedy's first-ever 5K run/walk – on a USATF-Certified K Course – which kicks off the day at 9:30am (registration 8am).
For the fourth year in a row, a Kennedy Hospital Pharmacy Manager has been selected to attend the prestigious American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Leadership Institute. Kennedy – Stratford Pharmacy Manager Veraaj Garachh, Pharm.D., BCPS, is one of only 40 professionals from a national pool of applicants selected to attend the exclusive Boston-based program, held April 26 - May 1.
Ever wonder what a diet without meat might be like? Curious about the value of a vegan lifestyle? With over 1 million Americans currently going vegan now's the perfect time to get the facts and forget the fiction. Understand the potential benefits, risks and opportunities this diet presents. Join Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Andrea Caplan May 20 from 12pm - 1pm for a special live chat on a way of eating that's becoming more and more popular.
Thinking about adding running to your exercise routine but don't know how to start? Or maybe you are an experienced runner and would like a few tips on gear or technique? Join us on May 7, 2015 from 12 to 1pm for a free online Q&A session with running expert Dave Welsh, owner of the RunningCo. in South Jersey. Ask questions about running as exercise, running 5K's and more - live, free and anonymously online!
Thomas Newmark, M.D. Professor of Psychiatry at Rowan SOM presented at the annual meeting of the International Society of Sports Psychiatry. Dr. Newmark, President of the International Society of Sports Psychiatry, spoke on the "Psychiatric Aspects of Infamous Sports Scandals" in New York City on March 4, 2014.
Kennedy Health System offers a variety of health education and wellness programs designed for you and your family. Classes are offered year-round in convenient locations in Camden, Gloucester and Burlington counties.
Registration is necessary for all classes and special events.