Thursday, October 04, 2012
Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU to present free health seminars in Fredericksburg
Children’s Hospital of Richmond
at VCU is launching a new series of free educational seminars on current health care topics that are important to children, teens and their parents. The following seminars will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont, 224 Washington Street, in Falmouth, Va. 22405. Both seminars are free and open to the public, but registration is recommended. For more information or to register, call (804) 828-0123.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Play Ball! Sports-related Health for Children and Teens
Join Dr. Charles Dillard
, from the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, for a special seminar about sports-related head injuries and how to prevent and treat concussions.
Thursday, November 15, 2012
The ABCs of Pediatric Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in children can be hard to diagnose because its symptoms are similar to other diseases. Join Dr. Robert Kane III
, with the Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, who will discuss the causes, diagnosis and treatment of GERD in infants, children and adolescents.