Stanford Medicine Newsletter Updates For the Local Community

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Events are free unless otherwise noted. Space may be limited, so please call to register in advance.

Trends in Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery

Presented by Stanford Health Library
Speaker: James I. Huddleston, MD
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Date: Wednesday, June 17, 7 pm
Location: Redwood City Public Library
1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City
To register, call 650-498-7826.
 

Heart to Heart: A Seminar on Growing Up for Parents and Kids

Presented by Packard Children’s Hospital

For girls only
June 17 and 24, 6:30–8:30 pm
July 20 and 27, 6:30–8:30 pm
Aug. 19 and 26, 6:30–8:30 pm
Aug. 20 and 27, 6:30–8:30 pm (Campbell Community Center, Roosevelt Room)

For boys only
June 22 and 29, 6:30–8:30 pm
July 16 and 23, 6:30–8:30 pm (Campbell Community Center, Roosevelt Room)
Aug. 4 and 11, 6:30–8:30 pm
Location: Packard Children’s Hospital Auditorium, 725 Welch Road, Palo Alto
Attendance fee. To register, call 650-724-3783.
 

Parents of Children Diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder

Presented by Packard Children’s Hospital
Date: Every Thursday through Aug. 13, 5:30–7 pm
Location: Conference Room 2209, 401 Quarry Road, Palo Alto
Attendance fee. To register, call 650-721-6327.
 

Parenting Your Chronically Ill Child: Strategies for Hospital and Home

Presented by Packard Children’s Hospital
Date: Tuesday, June 23, 7–8:30 pm
Location: Packard Children’s Hospital Auditorium, 725 Welch Road, Palo Alto
To register, call 650-724-3783.
 

Informational Seminar on Bariatric Surgery

Presented by Stanford Department of Surgery
Speaker: John Morton, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Date: Wednesday, June 24, 4-6 pm
Location: Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center, Medical Center campus
For information, call 650-724-4599.
 

Pediatric Weight Control Program

Presented by Packard Children’s Hospital
A family-based, group behavioral and educational program that promotes lifelong healthy eating and exercise habits for overweight children, adolescents and their families. This six-month weight management program is offered to children ages 8–12 and adolescents ages 13–15.
To learn more, join us at an open house on Monday, June 29, 7-8 pm. To register, call 650-725-4424.
 

Independence Day BBQ

Sponsored by the Stanford Blood Center
Date: Wednesday, July 1, noon–7:30 pm
Location: 3373 Hillview Ave., Palo Alto
To take part and schedule an appointment for blood donation, call 888-723-7831.

Grandparents’ Seminar

Presented by Packard Children’s Hospital
Date: Sunday, July 26, 1–3 pm
Location: Packard Children’s Hospital Board Room, 725 Welch Road, Palo Alto
Attendance fee. To register, call 650-723-4600.

Bach & Bite

Sponsored by the Stanford Blood Center
Enjoy an afternoon of classical music and gourmet foods
Date: Saturday, Aug. 1, 11 am–3 pm
Location: 3373 Hillview Ave., Palo Alto
To take part and schedule an appointment for blood donation, call 888-723-7831.

Hearts of Summer

Sponsored by the Stanford Blood Center
Come by for food, games, prizes and a special T-shirt
Date: Thursday, Aug. 20, noon–7:30 pm
Location: 3373 Hillview Ave., Palo Alto
To take part and schedule an appointment for blood donation, call 888-723-7831.

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