BAO Lectures

EDUCATIONAL LECTURES

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Lecture 7 Understanding & Preventing Drug Side Effects Part 1

Tuesday July 5, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM

More than one million people experienced adverse side effects from prescription and over the counter drugs, resulting in more than 110,000 deaths each year in the United States. This seminar will teach you important terms and concepts as well as historical perspectives on this subject matter. Using real examples, we will explain why taking drugs can result in side effects. The information will be presented in simple terms to make it easy to understand. Our speaker is a Ph.D. scientist with many years of drug development experience.

Location: Virtual via YouTube streaming


Lecture 8 Understanding & Preventing Drug Side Effects Part 1

Thursday August 4, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM

More than one million people experienced adverse side effects from prescription and over the counter drugs, resulting in more than 110,000 deaths each year in the United States. This seminar will teach you important terms and concepts as well as historical perspectives on this subject matter. Using real examples, we will explain why taking drugs can result in side effects. The information will be presented in simple terms to make it easy to understand. Our speaker is a Ph.D. scientist with many years of drug development experience.

Location: Virtual via YouTube streaming


Lecture 9 Understanding & Preventing Drug Side Effects Part 2

Monday August 8, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM

More than one million people experienced adverse side effects from prescription and over the counter drugs, resulting in more than 110,000 deaths each year in the United States. In this seminar, you will learn about the history of drug testing in the U.S., how prescription drugs are tested, how to read drug labels, diagnostic tests that determine each persons optimal dose and useful resources for preventing harmful side effects. The information will be presented in simple terms to make it easy to understand. Our speaker is a Ph.D. scientist with many years of drug development experience. Image by Joshua Coleman, Unsplash.

Location: Virtual via YouTube streaming


Lecture 14 All About Strokes

Thursday August 11, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM

Stroke is the number one leading cause of long term disability in America. In this seminar, we will learn about strokes, signs & symptoms, modifiable risk factors, and the importance of acting fast from an MSN, RN and expert who is a Stroke Program Coordinator at Regional Medical Center.

Location: Virtual via YouTube streaming


Lecture 10 Understanding & Preventing Drug Side Effects Part 2

Thursday September 1, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM

More than one million people experienced adverse side effects from prescription and over the counter drugs, resulting in more than 110,000 deaths each year in the United States. In this seminar, you will learn about the history of drug testing in the U.S., how prescription drugs are tested, how to read drug labels, diagnostic tests that determine each persons optimal dose and useful resources for preventing harmful side effects. The information will be presented in simple terms to make it easy to understand. Our speaker is a Ph.D. scientist with many years of drug development experience. Image by Joshua Coleman, Unsplash.

Location: Virtual via YouTube streaming


Lecture 15 Make the Most of Medicare Open Enrollment

Thursday September 8, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Are you new to Medicare or thinking about making changes to your plan? Prepare for Medicare Open Enrollment by joining us to learn about Medicare plans, prescription drug coverage options and important enrollment deadlines. Now is the time to review your options or your current plan to make informed decisions about your health care future. This seminar is offered by a representative from HICAP (Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program), a federally funded nonprofit program that provides free, unbiased Medicare counseling and resources on related health care issues. HICAP does not sell, endorse or recommend any specific insurance companies, plans or products.

Location: Virtual via YouTube streaming