A Groundbreaking Ceremony was held on April 30th at Kennedy University Hospital in Cherry Hill to mark the first phase of a $200 million campus revitalization project. Hundreds of honored guests and political dignitaries attended $65-million Phase 1 project launch, which will include a 102,000-square foot Outpatient Pavilion featuring an array of patient services; an enclosed, free parking facility; and a new atrium lobby at the hospital campus, which originally opened in 1960.
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).
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.
Studies show that a healthy diet can be useful in preventing cancer as well as assisting in the treatment and recovery process. However, for many patients, finding the right foods and understanding their nutritional value can be a confusing and intimidating experience. If you or someone you know is interested in learning more about the relationship between what we eat and how our bodies respond to cancer, this is a chat you need to be a part of. Join us on May 6, 2015 from 11am to 12pm for a live question and answer session with Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Andrea Caplan. Live Blog Ask the Dietitian: Nutrition and Cancer
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.