Hazak Retirees

August 16, 2017 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Our Hazak/Retirees Group typically meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Please bring your own non-meat lunch. Coffee, tea and dessert provided.  RSVP to Len and Susan Merewitz at sumerewitz [at] gmail [dot] com or 301-654-8023. 

 Program for this month:

PALLIATIVE CARE – IT’S NOT HOSPICE
AND
HOW TO GET THE MOST FROM  YOUR DOCTOR VISIT

 
Join us for a special presentation by Charles E. Smith Life Communities Medical Director Dr. Elisa Gil-Pires, and psychologist Dr. Carolyn Eichberg. Dr. Gil-Pires and Dr. Eichberg will address two important topics at this program: understanding the concept of palliative care and making your visit to the doctor more productive by knowing what questions to ask and more.

Dr. Elisa Gil-Pires has served as the Vice President of Medical Affairs and as the Medical Director of Charles E. Smith Life Communities since 2013. Dr. Gil-Pires holds Board Certifications in Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, and Internal Medicine. She was recently named a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and is a certified
Medical Director.

Dr. Carolyn Eichberg is a clinical psychologist at Charles E. Smith Life Communities. For nine years she has been assessing and treating patients/residents in the post-acute care, long-term
nursing care, assisted living, and independent living residences.

Ohr Kodesh Congregation

8300 Meadowbrook Lane
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: (301) 589-3880
Fax:  (301) 495-4801

Email: executivedirector@
ohrkodesh.org

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