Active Aging Lecture: "A Look Inside Our Emergency Department."

  • October 12, 2017
  • 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Details

Sonoma Valley Hospital and Vintage House will continue the lively and informative series this Fall themed "Active Aging: Live Your Best Life Now." The lectures provide insight and information on how to get the most out of your senior years.
The talks are open to the community without charge and will be held in Stone Hall at Vintage House, from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm on four consecutive Thursdays, September 21 and 28, and October 5 and 12. Light refreshments will be provided. Vintage House is located at 264 1st Street East. Please RSVP to Vintage House at 707-996-0311, or info@vintagehouse.org. The fourth topic in the series is:
October 12: "A Look Inside Our Emergency Department." In this special session, two emergency medicine physicians discuss what to expect when you visit the Emergency Room. Our speakers are Robbie Cohen, MD, Chief Medical Officer for the Sonoma Valley Hospital who has many years' experience in emergency medicine, and Cynthia Lawder, MD, the Medical Director of the hospital's Emergency Department. They will discuss what typically happens when a patient visits the ED, including the protocols the medicine team follows when presented with serious symptoms, such as for stroke or cardiac arrest. There will be ample time for audience questions.