April 2021
23 April 2021
Dr. Summers

Put Your Best Foot Forward

Kick up your feet and join us as we talk about an important but often overlooked part of our health-our feet! Dr. Monicia Summers, Flint native and podiatrist, will share advice on us­ing proper footwear to improve circulation and prevent injury, discuss self-care strategies for those managing diabetes and arthritis, as well as self-treatment for common, painful foot conditions. Dr. Summers earned her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine from Temple University in Philadelphia, and works on research teams at Michigan State University, including the Church Challenge and Project Recast. ...

11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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May 2021
27 May 2021
Dr. Paula Anne Newman­-Casey and Ms. Phalatha McHaney-Conner

Glaucoma Specialists

Two glaucoma specialists will share impor­tant information to identify, manage, and treat glaucoma. Dr. Paula Anne Newman­Casey is an ophthalmologist and the co-di­rector of the Kellogg Eye Center for eHealth at the University of Michigan. Ms. Phalatha McHaney-Conner is a Clinical Subjects Coordinator and Glaucoma Health Coach. Their work focuses on how to help people take better control of their glaucoma. ...

11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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June 2021
15 June 2021
Dr. Ana Daugherty

Let’s Talk Brain Health

Dr. Ana Daugherty, a neuroscientist at Wayne State, has a spe­cial talent for explaining brain health in a simple and enter­taining way. She will explain early, subtle signs of dementia and how your lifestyle can protect and enhance your brain and your ability to remember. ...

11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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