2019 Tucson Go Red for Women Luncheon

Saturday, September 14, 2019

9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa
3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85745

Together we can save the lives of the women we love! Join us and learn how you can make a difference during the 2019 Tucson Go Red for Women Luncheon on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort.

This empowering event focuses on preventing heart disease and stroke by promoting healthy lifestyles, building awareness and raising critically-needed funds to support research and education initiatives. Attendees will learn the lifesaving skill of Hands-Only CPR and will be encouraged to take control of their health and know their numbers for blood pressure, cholesterol, BMI (Body Mass Index) and blood sugar.

Carondelet Medical Group will also host educational breakout sessions onsite and provide information resources that will educate women about their cardiovascular risk factors and prevention. This is an informative luncheon that you won’t want to miss!

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. – Educational Breakout Sessions and Health/Wellness Expo

11:30 a.m.- Lunch program

For more information and for sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ashley Oliveros at Ashley.Oliveros@heart.org or visit tucsongrfw.heart.org.
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ABMS Conference 2019

Monday, September 23-Wednesday, September 25

At the American Board of Medical Specialties national conference you will expand your knowledge, share best practice, connect with your peers and engage in professional development opportunities.

ABMS Conference 2019 is your premier opportunity to learn about innovations in physician assessment, learning and improvement. At this national conference you will expand your knowledge, share best practices, connect with your peers, and engage in professional development opportunities.

Join more than 500 professionals from across the health care community who will accelerate the transformation of Board Certification and the delivery of quality patient care.

Register for conference by clicking here.

The conference will take place at JW Marriott Chicago 151 W. Adams St.  Chicago, IL 60603.

For more information on the conference, click here.


Asthma Educator Institute

Thursday, September 12-Friday, September 13, 2019

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. both days

Northern Trust Bank
2398 E Camelback Road #1100
Phoenix, AZ 85016

The American Lung Association has an exciting opportunity for healthcare professionals coming up September 12 and 13 in Phoenix. The Asthma Educator Institute will:

  • Help you pursue national certification through NAECB
  • Analyze the components of asthma education
  • Design asthma management and education plans
  • Teach individuals how to manage their asthma
  • Earn up to 13 continuing education credits

If you are a frontline healthcare professional, such as a: nurse, nurse practitioner, respiratory therapist, physician, physician assistant, or other licensed or credentialed healthcare professional, or an educator with 1000+ direct hours of asthma education eligible to sit for the national asthma certification exam, this Institute is for you.

Please join us for this two day course that is rich in content, full of networking, and limitless in its impact on your patients.

Click here to learn more and register.


The Diabetes/Heart Disease Connection

Saturday, September 28, 2019

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Lunch Provided (Vegan/Vegetarian/Made Without Gluten Option Available)

The $15 event starts at 11 a.m. and will be held at UA Health Sciences Innovation Building, 1670 E. Drachman Street, Tucson, AZ 85719

Learn more about the connection between heart disease and diabetes. Too often people who are living with diabetes progress to heart disease. Join us Saturday, September 28 for a “Lunch & Learn” program presented by the UA Sarver Heart Center Women’s Heart Health Education Committee.

Presenters include David Marrero, PhD, University of Arizona Health Sciences and the Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, Linda Dingle, RN, CDE, Pima County Health Department, and Nancy Sweitzer, MD, PhD, UA Sarver Heart Center.

Click here for more information and to register for the event.

Liver Life Walk Tucson 2019

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Join us as we change the face of liver disease. Your participation will bring awareness to liver disease and provide financial support for our educational programs and patient services offered to the millions of Americans battling one of the 100 known liver diseases.

  • Registration begins: 8:30 a.m.
  • Walk begins: 10 a.m.
  • Walk ends: Noon
  • Location: Brandi Fenton Memorial Park Ramada A 3482 E. River Road Tucson AZ 85718

Click here to register (to join or to start a team).