Bronson Offers March Programs and Events - Bronson Healthcare

Published on February 13, 2013

Bronson Healthcare is offering the following programs, classes and events to help people lead more active and healthy lives.

Bariatric Surgery:  Is It Right for You?

Monday, March 4, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. with Stuart Verseman, MD, bariatric surgeon

Monday, March 18, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. with Kibwe Weaver, MD, bariatric surgeon

Gilmore Center for Health Education, North Campus

Bronson Methodist Hospital, 7 Healthcare Plaza

Park in Jasper Street Parking Ramp

Free. Register at bronsonhealth.com or call (269) 341-7723.

Heart Health Screenings

Wednesday, March 6, 7:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Bronson HealthAnswers, First Floor, South Campus

Bronson Methodist Hospital, 601 John St

Park in Vine Street Parking Ramp

Cost: $35. Call (269) 341-6495 to register.

Diabetes Self-Management Education (One-Day Session)

Friday, March 22, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Bronson Diabetes Education Center, 535 S. Burdick Street, Suite 256

A physician referral is required to participate in this class.

Call (269) 341-8585 for pricing and to register.

Managing Diabetes

Wednesday, March 20, 7:15 to 8:15 p.m.

Susan Zimmer, RN, BSN, Certified Diabetes Educator with Bronson Diabetes Education Center

Friendship Village, 1400 N. Drake, Kalamazoo

Learn the tools needed for successful diabetes management.

Free. No registration required.

IronBAC Indoor Triathlon

Saturday, March 23

Bronson Athletic Club, 6789 Elm Valley Drive, Kalamazoo

Cost: (members) $25 individuals and $50 teams; (non-members) $30 individuals and $60 teams.

For more information and to register, call (269) 544-3200.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Bariatric Surgery Support Group

Wednesday, March 6, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Bronson Center for Women, Suite M-515, Fifth floor, South Campus

Bronson Methodist Hospital, 601 John St.
Park in Vine Street Parking Ramp

Free. No registration required.

Diabetes Adult Discussion Group

Thursday, March 7, 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Bronson Diabetes Education Center, 535 S. Burdick Street, Suite 256

Free. No physician referral or registration is required. Call (269) 341-8585 for more information.

Heart Disease Support Group for Women

March 27, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Bronson Athletic Club

Bronson Athletic Club, 6789 Elm Valley Drive, Kalamazoo

Free. No registration required. Call (269) 377-0718 for more information.

For a complete list of classes and events by month, visit www.bronsonhealth.com/classes-events.