Flu Shot Clinic Day and Virtual Health Fair

 
 
 

VIRTUAL HEALTH FAIR SCHEDULE AND PRESENTATIONS

You will be able to submit questions in advance on the registration form. An open Q&A time will follow each presentation.

VIRTUAL REGISTRATION HERE

Wednesday, October 6, 3:00 p.m.
Virtual Town Hall Meeting with Dr. DiFerdinando, Princeton Board of Health

Tuesday, October 19, 3:00–4:30 p.m.
Elder Justice: A Call to Action
Melissa H. Abu-Adas, CELA, Law Office of Melissa H. Abu-Adas, LLC, and Nicolette Vasco, program coordinator, Alzheimer’s Association
Topic: Legal and Financial Planning

Tuesday, October 26, 1:00 p.m.
Healthcare Decisions Workshop

Tuesday, October 26
Penn Medicine Princeton Health & Home Health
3:00 p.m. Heather Bainbridge, EdM, MA, RDN — Topic: Nutrition and Pelvic Health
3:45 p.m. Katrina Heath, PT, DPT, PRPC, LPF-C — Center for Pelvic Wellness

Friday, October 29
Capital Health
3:00 p.m. Dr. Ashlee Godshalk Ruggles — Topic: Colon Cancer
3:45 p.m. Dr. Vaughese — Topic: Gynecological Cancers


PSRC FYI SCHEDULE AND TOPICS

Friday, October 8, 11:45 a.m.
FYI Seminar — “Medicare Basics”

Friday, October 15, 11:45 a.m.
FYI Seminar — “Are you safe at home?”

Friday, October 22, 11:45 a.m.
FYI Seminar — “Staying active as we age”


PSRC HEALTH EVENTS AT SUZANNE PATTERSON BUILDING (by appointment)

Thursday, October 7, 2:00–7:00 p.m.
Blood Drive — American Red Cross and Princeton Police Department

Tuesday, October 19, noon–6:00 p.m.
Flu Clinic/Vaccine Boosters — Princeton Health Department



VIRTUAL HEALTH FAIR EVENT DESCRIPTIONS

VIRTUAL TOWN HALL MEETING

Wednesday, October 6, 3:00 p.m.
Join Dr. George DiFerdinando, chair of the Princeton Board of Health, for this virtual town hall meeting where we will discuss the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic in our area, the vaccine, and safety protocols. Registration required, no fee.


ELDER JUSTICE: A CALL TO ACTION

Tuesday, October 19, 3:00–4:30 p.m.
Topic: Legal and Financial Planning
Melissa H. Abu-Adas, CELA, owner of the Law Office of Melissa H. Abu-Adas, LLC, in Tinton Falls, New Jersey. Melissa is certified as an elder law attorney by the ABA-accredited National Elder Law Foundation. Melissa’s practice focuses on estate planning, elder law, wills, trusts, long-term care planning, Medicaid applications, guardianships, special needs trusts, and estate administration.

 

Nicolette Vasco, program coordinator, Alzheimer’s Association, serving the Greater New Jersey Chapter. Nicolette has been on staff of the Alzheimer’s Association since 2016. She is the program coordinator and as such, oversees delivery of all programs & services offered by the Alzheimer’s Association to constituents in the greater New Jersey region. Within the organization Ms. Vasco engages, trains, and manages volunteers to increase the reach of community engagement. As Ms. Vasco’s family has been personally impacted by Alzheimer’s Disease, she provides compassion and empathy in the advocacy, support, and resources to those she serves. Registration required, no fee.


HEALTHCARE DECISIONS WORKSHOP
Tuesday, October 26, 1:00 p.m.
Go beyond completing your advance directives and learn ways to talk to your family/friends about your wishes for end-of-life care. The workshop will review documents and key issues. Copies of Five Wishes will be emailed to participants prior to the session, so register early. Facilitated by Dave Roussell, MSEd, MSW, LSW, PSRC care coordinator, and HomeFriends coordinator. Registration required, no fee.

PENN MEDICINE PRINCETON HEALTH & HOME HEALTH
Tuesday, October 26, 3:00 p.m.
Heather Bainbridge, EdM, MA, RDN — Topic: Nutrition and Pelvic Health
Join Heather Bainbridge, EdM, MA, RDN, registered dietitian nutritionist with Princeton Medical Center, to learn about what and even how we eat affects pelvic health.
 
Tuesday, October 26, 3:30 p.m.
Katrina Heath, PT, DPT, PRPC, LPF-C — Center for Pelvic Wellness
Katrina Heath, PT, DPT, PRPC, LPF-C, physical therapist at Center for Pelvic Wellness, discusses Princeton Medical Center’s Pelvic Floor Program, which helps with men, women and children in bladder and bowel dysfunctions. Diagnoses treated at the Center for Pelvic Wellness include pelvic floor dysfunctions, urinary incontinence, bowel incontinence, constipation, urgency, frequency, and pain. She will discuss pelvic health and the program that will help you learn to manage these symptoms. Please come and be willing to learn about common pelvic floor dysfunctions and what you can do to help manage your symptoms.
 

CAPITAL HEALTH
Friday, October 29, 3:00 p.m.
Dr. Ashlee Godshalk Ruggles — Topic: Colon Cancer
 
Friday, October 29, 3:30 p.m.
Dr. Vaughese — Topic: Gynecological Cancers
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