Sharon Hospital Lunch-and-Learn Wellness Series returns this fall

Posted: 8/12/2019

Join us this fall for a no-cost, community benefit lunch program to learn how to better your health. A healthy meal is served while Sharon Hospital medical staff providers present on key preventive health topics.

The luncheons are held in the hospital’s Board Conference Room 2, 50 Hospital Hill Road. Seating is limited. To reserve one, visit or call 845-554-1734 (TTY: 1-800-842-9710).

Back School: Injury Prevention
Noon to 1:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 16
Sharon Hospital Board Conference Room 2
Speaker Drew Matsen is a physical therapist who will teach participants how to avoid common mistakes that lead to strains and other muscle aches. Simple steps such as keeping your back flexible and strong as well as proper lifting and bending techniques can minimize the chance of future pain or injury.

Intro to Integrative Medicine for Women
Noon to 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 22
Sharon Hospital Board Conference Room 2
Integrative medicine can provide women with a personalized care plan that supports the whole person and addresses physical, emotional, mental and social aspects of well-being. Fellowship trained in integrative medicine, Dr. Susan Parisi, OB/GYN, will discuss complementary therapies that support women’s health.

Painful Joints – Arthritis and Beyond
Noon to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 6
Sharon Hospital Board Conference Room 2
Dr. Alexander Clark, Sharon Hospital Medical Practice orthopedic and sports medicine physician, will discuss different options for living with arthritis and other painful joint diseases.

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