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Community Health Seminar Series

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Marin Healthcare District’s Community Health Seminar Series offers periodic educational forums for the Marin community about timely and important health-related issues. These seminars are provided at no cost to our community and are open for the general public to attend.

The next Seminar is being planned. Please click here to be put on the e-mail list for notification.

Learn more about upcoming and past seminars, below:

Social Connection: The Key to Aging Well

Date & Time: October 14, 2019 - 6:30pm
This special  lecture will feature remarks from two esteemed speakers, followed by a Question & Answer session. It is appropriate for family members or caregivers of seniors, as well as individuals who want to learn about tools to empower themselves to age well. Watch a recording of the entire presentation.

Suicide Prevention and Supports

March 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
County of Marin Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS) staff and partners provided an overview of Marin County’s crisis support and suicide prevention services.  Presenters shared information on warning signs and symptoms of suicide as well as family and survivor support services in the county. Initial results from a county-wide community survey focused on suicide were also be shared. Watch a recording of the entire presentation. 

Men's Health Forum

October 16, 2018
Discover what issues men face and how to keep our loved ones strong, healthy and vibrant. Learn how urology, cardiology and endocrinology all play an important role in every man’s life span. What steps you can take to maintain your health and what may be stealing away your strength. Our Marin medical team will also address related public health issues in your community. Watch a recording of the entire presentation.

Vaccines, Immunizations, and Public Health

June 19, 2018
Thank you for joining us for this special event dedicated to exploring vaccinations and immunizations in the sphere of public health. Attendees learned about the history of vaccinations, the social impact of immunizations, and the role each plays throughout the life cycle – infancy, childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. Our experts also addressed related public health issues in Marin County. Watch a recording of the entire presentation.

The Prescription Opioid Epidemic: Crisis & Opportunity

January 30, 2018
Thank you for joining us for this special event dedicated to exploring the prescription opioid epidemic in the U.S. and right here in Marin. Attendees learned about Marin County’s public health strategy, including RxSafe Marin, the opioid safety coalition between healthcare providers, law enforcement, public health, educators, and community members. Watch a recording of the entire presentation.

California's "End of Life Options Act" Defined

October 4, 2017
Thank you for joining us for this special event dedicated to exploring California’s “End of Life Options Act.” This law became effective on June 9, 2016 and allows competent, terminally ill patients to request a self–administered prescription drug to end their life. Our experts provided a detailed explanation of the law and how it applies to patients, physicians, caregivers, and healthcare facilities.