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Upcoming Events

 

Past and Upcoming Events

 

Meeting Dates:

 

Nov
28
5:30 PM17:30

FREE Self Defense Classes

Our Health Initiative Coordinator, Brynn, is teaching free self defense classes at the Rec Center. 

Session 1: Tuesday September 26th from 5:30-7:00

Session 2: Tuesday October 24th from 5:30-7:00

Session 3: November 28th from 5:30-7:00

(ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD IN THE WOODARD ROOM AT UA CAMPUS RECREATION)

Registration link: http://rec.arizona.edu/activity/self-defense

If you have any questions, please contact Brynn (brynnellis@email.arizona.edu)

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Nov
16
6:00 PM18:00

Health Initiative: Public Health Awareness

Gail Emrick has a masters in public health and is the executive director for SEAHEC, Southeast Arizona Area Health Education Center. SEAHEC is an organization that works to recruit, train, and retain cultural competent health professionals in rural and deserved southeast Arizona, specifically the US-Mexican border.

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Oct
24
5:30 PM17:30

FREE Self Defense Classes

Our Health Initiative Coordinator, Brynn, is teaching free self defense classes at the Rec Center. 

Session 1: Tuesday September 26th from 5:30-7:00

Session 2: Tuesday October 24th from 5:30-7:00

Session 3: November 28th from 5:30-7:00

(ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD IN THE WOODARD ROOM AT UA CAMPUS RECREATION)

Registration link: http://rec.arizona.edu/activity/self-defense

If you have any questions, please contact Brynn (brynnellis@email.arizona.edu)

(1 point) 

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Oct
4
6:00 PM18:00

Health Initiative: Alzheimer's Disease

Our guest speaker for this meeting is Morgen Hartford, the Southern Arizona Regional Director for the Alzheimer's Association. He will be talking about the importance of raising awareness of Alzheimer's Disease and about the Walk to End Alzheimer's held on Saturday, October 21. 

This meeting is open to everyone, so please bring your family and friends! 

(2 points)

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Sep
26
5:30 PM17:30

FREE Self Defense Classes

Our Health Initiative Coordinator, Brynn, is teaching free self defense classes at the Rec Center. 

Session 1: Tuesday September 26th from 5:30-7:00

Session 2: Tuesday October 24th from 5:30-7:00

Session 3: November 28th from 5:30-7:00

(ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD IN THE WOODARD ROOM AT UA CAMPUS RECREATION)

Registration link: http://rec.arizona.edu/activity/self-defense

If you have any questions, please contact Brynn (brynnellis@email.arizona.edu)

(1 point) 

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Sep
7
6:00 PM18:00

Applications are Due!

Please submit your application on Google Forms by 6 pm today! 

Link: https://goo.gl/forms/KCJo4yubkqJyzhkU2

If you have any questions please email us at uawims@gmail.com 

*For emergencies you can contact the president at brendaho@email.arizona.edu

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Jul
7
4:00 PM16:00

WIMS Health initiative: Dr. Waer on Breast Cancer and breast health

  • The University of Arizona College of Medicine ROOM 3117 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Dr. Waer is a leading physician in her field of complex general surgical oncology. Dr. Waer's research interests are  "Breast cancer prevention and early detection Particularly the relationship of atypical ductal hyperplasia seen on ductoscopy or biopsy and the potential to progress to breast cancer."  The topic of the third WIMS health Initiative meeting series if breast cancer and breast health.  With about 1 in 8 U.S. Women will develop invasive breast cancer over her lifetime* it is crucial to know about preventative measures, symptoms, and treatments so that we as a unified front can advocate for prevention and treatment.

This meeting is open to everyone so please do not hesitate to join us! 

July 7, 2017

4:00pm-5:00pm

The University of Arizona College of Medicine room 3117

 

* Taken from the US Breast Cancer Statistics Site

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