A healthy life is a happy life! Starting Wednesday, September 5, Ocean Pines Association and Peninsula Regional Medical Center will introduce a new lecture series called Live Well Academy. This free, year-long series of events will present and discuss a wide range of healthcare topics.

Free and open to the public, spaces and seats are limited for each lecture. Advanced registration is required!

Lectures will be held on the first Wednesday of each month from September to June of 2019, with the exception of January 2019, in which the lecture will be on the second Wednesday of the month. From 3-4pm at the Ocean Pines Community Center (235 Ocean Parkway), presenters will provide detailed information and healthcare facts about the topic of that month.

Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Maryland provides community health services through a network of family medicine and specialty care offices including the Delmarva Health Pavilion Ocean Pines, home to the Richard A. Henson Cancer Institute, a 20,000-square-foot facility located outside the north gate.

Schedule of Lecture Topics

Sept. 5 – Richard A. Henson Cancer Institute Ocean Pines
Oct. 3 – ER vs Urgent Care: Where to Go for Care
Nov. 7 – PRMC Home Scripts
Dec. 5 – Radiation Oncology
Jan. 9 – Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
Feb. 6 – Heart Health
March 6 – GI Health
April 3 – Fighting Cancer with Immunotherapy
May 1 – Peninsula Regional FamilyLab
June 5 – Men’s Health

“At Peninsula Regional Medical Center, we believe health literacy is extremely important, and so we’re excited to get into our communities and educate our patients about health and wellness,” said Dr. Kathryn Fiddler, MS, RN, NE-BC, Vice President of Population Health at Peninsula Regional Medical Center.

“By partnering with the Ocean Pines Association for this year-long lecture series, we are giving residents a unique opportunity to discuss their health concerns with some of the region’s most experienced healthcare providers.”