H2U at Sunrise Hospital Offers Free Health Education Lectures
April 05, 2012
April Lecture Topics Include Lung Cancer and Gastrointestinal Cancers
LAS VEGAS, NV — Sunrise Hospital’s Health To You (H2U) program is offering several free educational lectures in the month of April to the community. Join us for the following lectures:
Lung Cancer Lecture
Lung cancer, known as a silent killer, is one of the most commonly diagnosed and deadliest cancers. Join Murad Jussa, MD, FCCP, Sunrise Hospital Pulmonologist, to learn more about the signs and symptoms, the importance of early detection and the latest advancements in treatment options.
Wednesday April 19
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer Lecture
You are invited to join Fadi Braiteh, MD, Sunrise Hospital Medical Oncologist, to learn more about the signs, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for those with GI Cancer.
Tuesday April 24
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
All programs take place in the Sunrise Hospital Auditorium located at 3186 S. Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, Nevada 89109.
The program is free and open to the general public, but registration is required. To register, call (702) 233-5454.
H2U, a health and wellness program, is a national medical benefits program for adults that offers a range of health-related resources and benefits to its members through the Sunrise Health System of hospitals. H2U is available for those 18 years or older and can benefit patients, a loved one or even yourself. Through the national H2U organization and local hospital affiliates of Sunrise Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and MountainView Hospital, members receive health information, screening tools, discounts and support for health services.
About Sunrise Hospital
Chosen as the top hospital in Las Vegas by U.S. News and World Report and voted as the Best Hospital in Las Vegas by the Las Vegas Review Journal’s “Best of Las Vegas” readers’ poll, Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center provides high-quality, advanced healthcare services in Southern Nevada and the surrounding region. A Consumer Choice award-winning hospital for 15 consecutive years, Las Vegas’ largest acute care facility offers a full range of specialized services including an Accredited Chest Pain Center, The Nevada Neurosciences Institute— the region’s first Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center—featuring stroke, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis and sleep disorder treatments, a Comprehensive Cancer Center recognized by the American College of Surgeons, a comprehensive Breast Center, a Level-II Trauma and Emergency Services Department, a CARF accredited inpatient Rehabilitation Center, Orthopedics, Gamma Knife and specialty services in women’s health, pulmonology, critical care, complex surgery and wound care. Sharing the same campus is Sunrise Children’s Hospital, Nevada’s largest, most comprehensive children’s hospital.
Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
3186 South Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Need to find a physician or get answers to your health questions? Call 702-233-5454.