Home EJGH in the Community Community Events
Community Events


Skin Cancer Screening

The Division of Dermatology and the Oncology Nurses of East Jefferson General Hospital, The American Academy of Dermatology, and the Christopher Guillot Memorial Melanoma/Skin Cancer screen will be offering FREE skin cancer screens:

Saturday, May 30, 2015 in Esplanade Rooms 1 and 2 from 9am to 12pm and from 1 to 4pm. No appointment necessary. First come, first served. For more information, call 504-454-4454

Lakeview Family Health Fair and Open House

Come beat the heat, have a treat, play a game and learn more about your health!  It’s all free and open to the public. Meet the Primary Care physicians of EJGH Lakeview and see the imaging center. Health screening will be offered and snacks will be provided.

EJGH Lakeview provides primary and pediatric care as well as labs and imaging services for you and your family with the quality and clinical expertise you've come to expect from EJGH.

Saturday, May 30, 2015 at EJGH Lakeview, 7030 Canal Blvd. from 9am to 1pm. For more information, call 504-503-6761

Cancer Survivors Brunch

Join EJGH Oncology Division for a morning filled with good food, good friends and the common acknowledgement that each day is to be embraced and enjoyed.

Sunday, June 14, 2015 at EJGH Conference Center Esplanade Rooms

Check-in: 8am, Program: 9am–noon

Master of Ceremony:Dr. Ashish Udhrain; Opening Remarks: EJGH CEO & President Dr. Mark J. Peters; Invocation: Lauren Frazier; Guest Speaker: WWL-TV Anchor, Sally-Ann Roberts; Music by Arrhythmia

Call HealthFinder at 504-456-5000 to reserve free seats for you and a guest.


Yoga and Tai Chi at City Park

EJGH Wellness Center presents relaxing Tai Chi exercises in various art galleries at NOMA Monday evenings at 6pm. Or join us for Yoga or Pilates Saturday mornings at 8am among NOMA's outstanding permanent collection, or if weather permitting, in the Besthoff Sculpture Garden.

Classes are $5 or free to members of EJGH Wellness CenterEJGH Healthy Lifestyles or members of NOMA.

Call HealthFinder at 456-5000 to register.


Grocery Store Tours and Blood Pressure Screenings

Every month our Wellness Center nutritionist guides participants through Whole Foods Market in Metairie to teach them how to make healthier choices, understand food labels and shop for the best health. Blood pressure screenings are conducted from 4-5 pm followed by our store tours from 5:30-6:30pm. Tours are subject to change depending upon roster.

All tours are free and open to the public, but space is limited. Call EJGH HealthFinder at 504-456-5000 to register.

  • May 26, 2015
  • June 30, 2015
  • July 28, 2015
  • August 25, 2015
  • September 29, 2015
  • October 27
  • November 10 (blood pressure screen only)
  • December 8 (blood pressure screen only)



Last Updated on Thursday, May 21, 2015 08:18 AM


Site Map