VA Maryland Health Care System Calendar
May 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
VA Maryland Health Care System To Participate in the Baltimore PRIDE Parade
 
Location: downtown Baltimore
http://baltimorepride.org/
 
VA Maryland will participate in the Baltimore Pride Parade on June 16, 2018
You took pride in serving your country, and now we take pride in serving you and standing with you. Show your pride with Team VA Maryland Health Care System in the oldest Pride Parade in the nation, Baltimore Pride, on June 16th, a parade that has taken place for more than 44 years. This is the first time the VA Maryland Health Care System is participating in the Pride Parade, which stretches 11 blocks this year. To sign up to walk with the VA Maryland Health Care System, call Jillian Silveira, the LQBTQ coordinator at the VA Maryland Health Care System at 410-637-1286.
 
 
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Healthy Bodies for Healthy Living Group
 
Time: 12:30 PM- 1:00 PM (EST)
Location: Baltimore VA Medical Center, 6th floor, Rm 6C-111-118
 
 Join us on the First Thursday of every month at 12:30 p.m.  for a fun and informative group!
 
This group welcomes all those who are struggling with an unhealthy weight, issues related to unhealthy weight such as diabetes, hypertension, and.or who are pre- or post-bariatric surgery.
 
For more information and to RSVP for the group, contact Dr. Juli Buchanan at 410-605-7415.
 
 
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
"Never 2 Old 2 Get Fit"
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 2:00 PM (EST)
Location: Baltimore VA Medical Center, Auditorium Second Floor
 
 May is Older Americans Month & National Physical Fitness & Sports Month
 
GeroFit and Recreation Therapy presents "Never 2 Old 2 Get Fit" 1 p.m. to 2 p.m at the Baltimore VA Medical Center Auditorium.
 
Guest Speaker: Stephanie Daily, Director of Go4Life Campaign at the National Institute on Aging (NIA) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
 
This event is free and open to Veterens and their families. For more info and to rsvp tp this event, please call 410-642-2411, ext. 2909.
 
 
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Liver Education and Support Grou
 
Time: 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM (EST)
Location: Baltimore VA Medical Center, room 4A-146
 
Advanced Liver Disease
Are you a veteran and have
liver cirrhosis or advanced liver fibrosis?
Come to a group class and learn more about your liver…
 
 
2018 Liver Education & Support Group Upcoming Dates:
March 27th
May 29th
July 31st
Sept 25th
Nov 27th
 
10-11:30am
Class held at the Baltimore VA Medical Center, Room 4a-146
(conference room next to the Infectious Disease office on 4th floor)
 
Call 410-605-7000 x5373 for more info and to get scheduled
 
 
 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
4th Annual Veterans Job Fair
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 2:00 PM (EST)
Location: Perry Point VA Medical Center, Gymnasium, Bldg 314
 
Open to all active duty, retired, former service,
Reserve/National Guard service members & their families.
 
Business attire is recommended.
Bring plenty of résumés.
Employment Assistance Workshops begin at 11am and 2pm
 
To enroll for VA health care, bring a copy of your DD-214,
photo ID, and financial information from the previous calendar year.
 
Free admission to Job Fair.
Free parking available.
Please obey all posted traffic speeds.
 
 
 
For more information e-mail Brenda.Harris1@va.gov or Jack.Charles@va.gov