St. Vincent’s to host stroke education program
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BRIDGEPORT — St. Vincent’s Medical Center will host a no-cost public stroke education seminar and screening for patients and families from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Topics will include hypertension in stroke, risk factor reduction, life after stroke and recipe for a healthy lifestyle.
The event will take place at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in the Hawley Conference Center, located in the Elizabeth M. Pfriem SWIM Center for Cancer Care, 2800 Main St., Bridgeport. Lunch will be provided and parking will be validated for all seminar guests.
The guest speaker will be Mariette Kammerer, founder and director of KES Educational Services. Seating is limited. To register or for more information, call 475-210-5440, email Patricia.Thompson1@ascension.org or visit the St. Vincent’s web site.