FALL 2018 21 ConcordHospitalTrustprovidesHospital donorsafreelunchandplentyoffoodfor thoughtwithitsmonthly‘What’sUpDoc?’ lectureseries. Throughtheseries,theHospitalthanks donorswithaninsidelookattheinnovative treatmentsandprogramstheyaresupporting, doctorshavethechancetoshareworkthey arepassionateaboutandthosewhoattend becomeambassadorsfortheHospital,sharing informationaboutwhattheylearn. Theseriesbeganseveralyearsago.The lunchesareopentoanydonorandusually attract25-40people.Theyalsoarestreamed liveonFacebookandsharedonYouTubefor alltosee. Topicshaveincludedeverythingfrom palliativecareandhospicetoadayinthelife ofanEmergencyDepartmentdoctorandpeer supportformultiplesclerosispatients.Inone session,thosewhoattendedweretrained inpropertechniquestohelppatientswith uncontrolledbleedingaspartoftheHospital’s StoptheBleedinitiative. JoeandAnnFarrellyofConcordwereregular attendeeslongbeforeone‘What’sUpDoc?’ sessiongotpersonallastyear. AfterlearningConcordHospitalhad justacquirednewtechnologytobetter diagnoseprostatecancer,Joeunderwent theprocedure.CancerwasdetectedandJoe completedradiationtreatmentsthissummer. What’sUpDoc? “Thatwillgiveyousomereasonastowhywe attend,”hesaid. JoeandAnnareenthusiastictolearnabout ‘what’sup‘attheHospitalandtobeassured thattheirdonationsarebeingputtogood use. Heevenwrotealettertotheeditorof theConcordMonitortocommendtheHospital forpresentingtheluncheonsessions. Hesaidtheywouldgo,evenwithout thelunch! “Thecontentofthemessageisvital,”he said.“I’veenjoyedgoing,whetherthetopics appliedtomeornot,justtoknowthatthis Hospitalisonthetechnologicalcuspasit relatestomedicaltreatment.Ithinkthat’s spectacularforacommunityofoursize tohavethatlevelofcommunitymedical attentionavailable.” Toregisterforanupcoming ‘What’sUpDoc?’lecture visitch-trust.org. WHAT’S UP DOC? Donor Lecture Series An invitation for Concord Hospital Trust supporters to learn about the work of physicians who practice at Concord Hospital. January 12, 2018 Mary K. Eckert, MD Capital Region Palliative Care and Hospice, Concord Hospital Medical Group Alice Kinsler Therapeutic Arts and Activities Services, Concord Hospital The Healing Power of Aromatherapy in the Hospital Setting February 9, 2018 Brant Oliver, PhD, APRN Neurology Associates, Concord Hospital Medical Group Friends Helping Friends: A Panel Discussion with Mentors and Mentees from the MS Wellness Outreach Program Thankyou tothefollowingproviders forpresentingatour ‘What’sUpDoc?’lectureseries. D.ThomasAkey,MD JoelBerman,MD MartinBlack,MD RichardBoss,MD ToddBurdette,MD AnnCabot,MD AdamChodosh,MD CarlCiak,MD PaulClark,MD DouglasDreffer,MD LynnDurand,MD MaryEckert,MD BeverlyEntwisle,MD PeterEvers,LICSW SaraFeatherstone,ND ChristopherFore,MD StephenFox,MD DellaFlanagan,RDN,CDE,MEd,BC-ADM,LD AlexanderGadbois,MD DominicGeffken,MD DavidGreen,MD DavidHirsch,MD HyunHong,DO ClaytonJones,MD LouisJosephson,Ph.D. SonyaKelly,MD CynthiaKing,MD AmichaiKilchevsky,MD AliceKinsler,MA,ATR AlexandraKuftinec,MD LynLindpainter,MD MichaelLynch,MD BrianMarks,MD MichaelMcLeod,DO AngelaYerdonMcLeod,DO RichardMurphy,MD JamesNoble,MD BrantOliver,PhD,APRN LisaPatterson,MD DavidPicard,MD SarahRadwan,MD MollyRossignol,DO StephenRust,MD,FACP,FAAHPM AriSalis,MD WilliamSantis,MD LonSetnik,MD ThomasSheldon,MD GerardSmith,MD JosephSnow,MD WayneStadelmann,MD RobertThomson,MD VeronicaTriaca,MD MaryValvano,MD TanjaVanderlinde,MD JeanneWalsh,MD JeffreyWilley,MD RonaldYap,MD MichaelLynch,MD