Community Speakers Bureau

Our medical professionals are available to speak and provide presentations to local groups and organizations on an array of healthcare topics.  If your organization - of preferably 20 or more persons - is interested in having one of our medical professionals speak on one of the following healthcare topics, please contact us via email at john.guthrie@halifax.org or phone 386.254.4089.

Topics

Cancer Care

Learn more about our cancer care services from diagnosis and advanced treatment options to survivorship. 

Diabetes Education

Your group will gain knowledge on how to manage and live with diabetes from our certified diabetes educators and dietitians.

Heart Health

Our team of cardiovascular care experts is available to discuss the latest in heart wellness, treatments and surgical solutions.  

Re-New You

Watching what you eat and regular exercise remain the best ways to ensure a lifetime of good health.  Our wellness experts are available to provide tips on nutrition, weight management, exercise and smoking cessation. 

Stroke Education

Do you know the signs to spot a stroke?  The specialists in our ComprehensiveStrokeCenter can provide your group with stroke education and rehabilitation information. 

Senior Living

Medical advancements allow today’s seniors to continue to live active lifestyles.  Learn more about the new technology involved in hip and knee placements; wound care; urology and kidney stone management and prevention. 

Trauma Program

Learn about Halifax Health Level II Trauma Center outreach activities necessary for the program's day-to-day operations related to emergency medical care. Learn how many specialized surgeons and medical professionals are on staff 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to care for the emergencies in our community. Also, meet one of the first board certified trauma registered nurses in the United States.

Women’s Health

Women often spend more time helping others than themselves.  This speaking series focuses solely on women’s health and wellness issues, with experts available to discuss health topics relevant to women of all ages, from teenagers to seniors.  Topics include: breast health and mammograms, gynecology; pregnancy and menopause.