Classes, Events & Groups

Walk With a Doc - Ripon High School

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center
850 Tiger Drive
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Walk with a Doc and Agnesian HealthCare encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.

Join a provider on the first, second and third Wednesday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m., and every Tuesday and Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. to begin your commitment of improved health and well-being.

Step it Up! The Surgeon General of the United States recommends 150 minutes of weekly exercise to:

  • Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast and colon cancers, and depression
  • Maintain or lose weight
  • Boost your energy
  • Improve your sleep
  • Reduce stress
  • Redue your risk of falls
  • Delay the onset of cognitive decline and dementia
  • Increase sense of well-being and more!

For more information, call the Health Resource Centerat (920) 926-4961, visit agnesian.com/walk-with-a-doc or visit walkwithadoc.org.

Gentle Yoga

Date
Time
Location

Waupun Memorial Hospital Marsh Conference Room
620 W. Brown Street
Waupun, WI 53963
United States

Join Andrea Oosterhouse, certified yoga instructor, for a calming, stress-relieving yoga practice designed to stretch and strengthen the body gradually. This mind-body awareness yoga practice emphasizes mental relaxation through a series of breathing instruction, and slow yoga stretches and poses. 

Individuals should dress comfortably and bring a yoga mat to each session.

Preregistration is required. Class dates include Tuesdays, March 3 to 17.

Breastfeeding for Moms & Dads - Fond du Lac

Date
Time
Location

St. Agnes Hospital Health Resource Center
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Agnesian HealthCare's Breastfeeding for Moms & Dads class provides you and your partner with information to begin breastfeeding with confidence and a true sense of security. Topics include the advantages of breastfeeding, techniques, problem prevention, returning to work and the use of breast pumps for the nursing mother. 

Preregistration for this free class is required.

Walk With a Doc - Ripon High School

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center
850 Tiger Drive
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Walk with a Doc and Agnesian HealthCare encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.

Join a provider on the first, second and third Wednesday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m., and every Tuesday and Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. to begin your commitment of improved health and well-being.

Step it Up! The Surgeon General of the United States recommends 150 minutes of weekly exercise to:

  • Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast and colon cancers, and depression
  • Maintain or lose weight
  • Boost your energy
  • Improve your sleep
  • Reduce stress
  • Redue your risk of falls
  • Delay the onset of cognitive decline and dementia
  • Increase sense of well-being and more!

For more information, call the Health Resource Centerat (920) 926-4961, visit agnesian.com/walk-with-a-doc or visit walkwithadoc.org.

SSM Health Davis Duehr Dean Clinical Challenges - 2020

Date
Time
Location

Fluno Center - Auditorium
601 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53715
United States

Mark your calendars and reserve your spot for SSM Health Davis Duehr Dean presents: Clinical Challenges 2020. Providing continuing education for our referring providers, department providers and others interested is an essential component of our specialty eye care services. We have planned a day of presentations designed to be helpful when faced with case management and referral decisions. Please join us at The Fluno Center for 6.5 hours of continuing education and renew personal and professional relationships.

Preregistration is required by Saturday, February 29.

Lodging: For all participants requiring hotel accommodations, there is a block of rooms inside the Fluno Conference and Event Center reserved for SSM Davis Duehr Dean for both Friday and Saturday nights. Please call (608) 441-7117 or toll free (877) 773-5866 to reserve your room or reserve at http://bookings.ihotelier.com/bookings.jsp?groupID=2730282&hotelID=76764.

If you are an SSM Health employee, please use the following promo code to waive admission fee: CC2020.

On-line credit card payments only at time of registration. Materials will be sent to registrants via email the week before the event. For questions or more information, contact Denelle Hovey at (608) 260-6557.

 

2020 Clinical Challenges Agenda

8:00-8:45am        Registration

 

8:45-8:50am         Welcome/Announcements

                                Stephen Srmaek, MD, PhD

 

8:50-10:05am       Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

                                James Bell, MD

                             Emerging Medication Induced Retinopathies in 2020

                                Amol Kulkarni, MD

                             Case Presentations

                                James Bell, MD and Amol Kulkarni, MD

 

10:05-10:30am     21st Century Snake Oil: Don’t Cry For Me

                                Brett Pariseau, MD

 

10:30-10:45am     Break

 

10:45-11:10am     Case Study: Cornea and Contact Lenses

                                Joseph Isik, OD Resident

                             Wavefront Corrected Scleral Lenses

                                Andrew Kornaus, OD

 

11:10-11:35am     Perioperative Management of Herpetic Corneal Infections

                               Michael Yablick, MD

 

11:35-12:00pm     Low Vision

                                Wendy Arrington, OD and Emily Parker, OD

 

12:00-1:00pm       Lunch

 

1:00-1:25pm         Accommodative Esotropia Management

                                Sarah Groessl, MD

 

1:25-2:15pm         Ocular Surface Disease in the Cataract Surgery Patient

                                Stephen Boorstein, MD

                             Cataract Surgery In Patients With a History of Refractive Surgery

                                Travis Rumery, DO

 

2:15-2:30pm         Break

 

2:30-3:45pm         SLT in the Treatment of POAG/Ocular HTN

                                 John Geanon, MD

                              Glaucoma Clinical Cases

                                 Julia Agapov, DO and Christopher Pruet, MD

 

3:45-4:00pm         Closing Remarks

                                Mark Kornaus, OD

Heartsaver AED CPR

Date
Time
Location

St. Agnes Hospital Health Resource Center
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

HEARTSAVER AED teaches lay rescuers CPR and use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) for adult and child cardiac arrest victims. Students also learn relief of choking in adults and children, infant CPR and relief of choking and child and infant safety. A course completion card is given upon successful completion of a practical and written exam. 

Meditation...Calming the Mind

Date
Time
Location

St. Agnes Hospital Health Resource Center
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Join Sigi Columbia-Navis, meditation practitioner, to explore healthy coping skills with an emphasis on mindfulness and meditation. Experience how slowing down your mind and learning to breathe effectively will be a great benefit for enhancing peace of mind and joy for life.

Preregistration is required.

Class dates include Tuesdays, March 10 to 31.

Alzheimer's Support Group

Date
Time
Location

Adult Day Services
Adult Day Services Conference Room
420 E. Merrill Avenue
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

The Alzheimer's support group is an open gathering of people with common needs and interests who come together to share their feelings, thoughts and experiences in a combined effort to better cope with and manage the shared challenges of dementia in a safe environment. Support groups may include persons with dementia as well as caregivers.

Alzheimer's and Dementia Related Illness Caregiver Support Group

Date
Time
Location

Adult Day Services
420 E. Merrill Avenue
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Agnesian HealthCare and The Alzheimer's Association invite individuals caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's Disease and other dementia-related illness to participate in an open gathering to share their feelings, thoughts and experiences to better cope with and manage the shared challenges of Alzheimer's and dementia in a safe environment.

Free respite care is provided for loved ones during the hour of support group.

This group is offered on the second Tuesday of each month from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Walk With a Doc - Ripon High School

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center
850 Tiger Drive
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Walk with a Doc and Agnesian HealthCare encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.

Join a provider on the first, second and third Wednesday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m., and every Tuesday and Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. to begin your commitment of improved health and well-being.

Step it Up! The Surgeon General of the United States recommends 150 minutes of weekly exercise to:

  • Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast and colon cancers, and depression
  • Maintain or lose weight
  • Boost your energy
  • Improve your sleep
  • Reduce stress
  • Redue your risk of falls
  • Delay the onset of cognitive decline and dementia
  • Increase sense of well-being and more!

For more information, call the Health Resource Centerat (920) 926-4961, visit agnesian.com/walk-with-a-doc or visit walkwithadoc.org.