Community Health Presentations

February – December 2017

We are pleased to share the following list of community health presentations for 2017. 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. 

February 14: How to Keep your Heart Healthy
Presented by Dr. Muhammad Khan, Interventional Cardiologist, Cheyenne Cardiology Associates

March 15: Put Your Best Fork Forward
Presented by the CRMC Clinical Nutrition Team of Dietitian Nutritionists

March 29: Movement Disorders and Deep Brain Stimulation
Presented by Dr. Claudio Feler, Neurosurgeon, CRMG Neurosurgery and Spine Associates

April 19: Reduce Your Risk of Falling
Presented by Kenneth O’Donnell, CRMC Physical Therapist

May 24: Support Group: Living with an ICD (Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator)
Presented by Dr. Oussama Lawand, Cardiac Electrophysiologist, Cheyenne Cardiology Associates

May 31: Breakthrough Treatment for Acid Reflux (GERD)
Presented by Dr. Jeremy Gates, General Surgeon, CRMG Consultants in Surgery

June 13: Orthopedic Options with the MAKO Robotic Surgical System
Presented by Dr. Bret Winter, Orthopedic Surgeon, Wyoming Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

June 27: Internal Medicine–This presentation has been canceled and will not be rescheduled. 
Presented by Dr. Seema Policepatil, Internal Medicine, Cheyenne Health Plaza Internal Medicine

July 11: Pain Management
Presented by Dr. Natalie Winter, Pain Management, and Shannon Treptow, FNP, CRMG Medical Specialty Clinic

August 16: Statewide “Zero Suicide” Initiative
Presented by CRMC Behavioral Health Services and Peak Wellness Center, speakers to be announced at a later date

September 5: Prostate Cancer Screening–Should You Still Worry about Your PSA?–This presentation has been canceled and will be replaced with the presentation below.
Presented by Dr. James Lugg, Urologist, Cheyenne Urological PC

September 5: Palliative vs. Hospice Care: What’s the Difference?
Presented by Dr. James Hejmanowski, Medical Director of Palliative and Hospice Care at CRMC

September 20: Child Passenger Safety for Parents and Caregivers
Presented by Certified Car Seat Technicians/Instructors

October 3: Community Forum: Let’s Talk Hospitalists
Presented by Dr. Jeffrey Chapman, Chief Medical Officer; Robin Roling, Chief Operating Officer; and Dr. Rodolphe Taby, Chairman, CRMC Dept. of Medicine
Slides from October 3 Forum

October 10: Neurology Options–This presentation has been changed to the following: Learn about Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery 
Presented by Dr. Damon Kennedy, Cardiothoracic Surgeon

November 14: Radiation Oncology: Past, Present and Future
Presented by Dr. Subashini Furman, Radiation Oncologist, Cheyenne Regional Cancer Center

December 12: Heart Care
Presented by Cheyenne Cardiology Associates, speaker to be announced at a later date