We are pleased to share the following list of community health presentations for 2020. Each presentation is free and interactive, with the last 10 to 15 minutes reserved for your questions. We would love to meet you at one of the presentations, and be sure to let us know if there are other topics you’d like us to cover in the future. For more information about these monthly health presentations, call (307) 633-7461.
All presentations will be held at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, from noon to 1 p.m., in Auditoriums A & B (next to the Greenhouse Grill). RSVPs are not required to attend.
Please note that this schedule is subject to change or cancellations due to emergencies or other unforeseen circumstances. Please click here for a copy of the presentations.
UPDATE as of March 2020: Due to COVID-19, all Health Matters presentations are either cancelled or will be offered in a virtual format. Please continue to check back for updated information as the date of each presentation approaches.
2020 Health Matters Presentations
January 28: Benefits of Supportive and Hospice Care
Learn how these programs help optimize quality of life by addressing a person’s physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs. Advanced care planning, the POLST form and our new Alzheimer’s and dementia programs will also be discussed. Presented by Amy Shaw, PA-C, and Julie Hummer-Bellmyer, NP.
February 11: Heart Health Focus
Presented by the Cheyenne Regional Heart & Vascular Institute. Topic to be determined.
March 10: Nutrition Focus
Topic to be determined. Presented by the CRMC Clinical Nutrition Team of Registered Dietitian Nutritionists.
April 14: Intracept: Minimally Invasive Procedure for Lower Back Pain–Postponed
Presented by Dr. Sven Hochheimer, Neurosurgeon, Wyoming Spine & Neurosurgery.
May 12: Speech Therapy Focus–Postponed
Presented by CRMC Speech Therapists. Free and open to the public.
June 9: Topic to be Determined–Cancelled
July 14: Chronic Pain Management (This will be a virtual presentation. Please watch for more details about how to watch coming soon.)
Presented by Dr. Natalie Winter, Pain Management Specialist with the Medical Specialty Group (Cheyenne Regional Medical Group)
August 11: Orthopedics Focus (Tentative)
September 8: Behavioral Health (Tentative)
Presented by CRMC Behavioral Health Services
October 13: Breast Cancer and Reconstructive Surgery
Presented by Dr. Lisa Burton and Dr. Joseph Looby, Surgeons, Cheyenne Regional Medical Group
November 10: Diabetes Education, Care and Updates
Presented by Dr. Mohammad El-rifai, Endocrinologist, and the CRMC Diabetes Educators
December 8: Wound Care Focus (Tentative)
Topic to be determined. Presented by CRMC’s Wound Care Service.