Men's Health Subject of Symposium At Boca Regional Hospital

Boca Raton Regional HospitalBOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Boca Regional) — The Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute will host its second annual Man Up! A Men’s Health Symposium, aimed to raise awareness of important men’s health issues. The event will feature a keynote speech by Eric Reid, longtime play-by-play announcer for the Miami Heat, a series of physician presentations, free men’s health screenings and complementary brunch.

Topics presented will focus on trends in health, wellness and early detection, exercise and nutrition, and will feature Boca Raton Regional Hospital physician speakers Alan Saitowitz, MD, internal medicine; Bob Schmidt, physical therapy assistant; and Marie Morande, RD, CSO, LD/N, clinical dietician. Screenings offered include blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose and body mass index. Skin screenings are available by appointment. The event is free and open to the public but requires advance registration. To learn more about the event, or to register, call 561.955.3276.

Media are invited to attend the event. For more information, please contact Tina Barnett at 561.955.3295 or tbarnett@brrh.com.

WHEN: Saturday, September 26, 2015, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

WHERE: Lynn Cancer Institute
Sandler Pavilion – Boca Raton Regional Hospital
701 NW 13th Street, Boca Raton, FL 33486

Media attending are asked to meet Hospital representatives in the lobby of the Institute at 9:30 a.m. Valet parking is available.