Men’s Health Network

Men's Health Network (MHN) is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to reach men, boys, and their families where they live, work, play, and pray with health prevention messages and tools, screening programs, educational materials, advocacy opportunities, and patient navigation.

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Upcoming Events & Conferences

  • 04/21/2014 - 13:00

    Taught by Cardiopulmonary Rehab staff, this class provides the “nuts and bolts” of an exercise program by defining the exercise prescription for the cardiac patient and presenting the expected health benefits and necessary information about exercise conditioning.

    April 21, 2014
    1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

    Martha Jefferson Health & Wellness
    590 Peter Jefferson Parkway, 2nd Floor
    Charlottesville, VA

    The program is free but registration is required.

  • 04/22/2014 - 18:00

    Events, classes and support groups are open to the public. You do not need to be a MemorialCare patient to attend.

    Prostate Cancer Support Group at Long Beach

    April 22, 2014 - 6:30pm

    Host: Long Beach Memorial, 2801 Atlantic Avenue Long Beach, CA 90806

    Type: Support Group Meeting

  • 04/23/2014 - 12:00

    Learn how to keep pre-diabetes from developing into Type 2 diabetes through diet and exercise. This one-hour session includes tips on reading labels to bring home the healthiest foods, understanding the impact of carbohydrate foods on your blood sugar levels, meal planning suggestion, and portion guidance. And plenty of time to answer your questions. Taught by our MJH Certified Diabetes Educator Dietitians.

    April 23, 2014
    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

    Martha Jefferson Education Center
    400 Martha Jefferson Drive
    Charlottesville, VA

    There is a $70 fee for this class. Martha Jefferson will file with your insurance.

    More information is available here.

  • 04/23/2014 - 13:00

    This class addresses the physiological, psychological and social impact of chronic and acute stress on the individual and the family. Discussion includes identification of personal stressors, including how we are affected by them and how they relate to heart disease. Taught by Martha Jefferson stress management educators, various strategies are presented with the opportunity for practice.

    April 23, 2014
    1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

    Martha Jefferson Health & Wellness
    590 Peter Jefferson Parkway, 2nd Floor
    Charlottesville, VA

    This class is free; registration required.

    More information available here.

  • 04/24/2014 - 17:00

    Tomah Memorial Hospital will sponsor a Men’s Health Night Thursday, April 24 from 5-8 p.m. at the Cranberry Country Lodge.

    Hospital Community Outreach Health Educator Whitney Sanjari said the event will help men and women understand the importance of good health for males of all ages.

    More information available here.

  • 04/25/2014 - 23:30

    The DC conference for Diabetes Sisters is scheduled for April 25-27, 2014, and MHN will be participating on Saturday with a presentation by MHN VP Ana Fadich.

    Man Up! Your Game Plan for Healthy Living
    April 26, 2014 - 1:30 p.m.
    Partners: it's time to talk about YOU and ensuring you are taking care of yourself! This session will present statistics and an overview of significant men’s health issues and challenges. We will discuss prevention, screening and nutritional information that will enable men to become fully engaged in their own health care.

    For more information, click here.

  • 04/26/2014 - 09:00

    Location: Church of the Holy Trinity, 381 Main Street, Middletown, CT
    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    More Info: Click here

    Services provided will include: prostate cancer screening and education, dental cleanings (for the first 16 men to register), blood pressure screenings, sexually transmitted disease (STD) testing, lung cancer risk screening, foot care, smoking cessation, cancer prevention and physical therapy information. Massage therapy and reflexology will also be provided.

    Registration is required by calling 860-358-2043, but walk-ins are also welcome the day of the event.

  • 04/26/2014 - 10:00

    Location: New Hope Christian Ministries 33 Granby Street Hartford, CT
    Time: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    More Info: For more information about these events, click here.

  • 04/26/2014 - 18:00

    The Men’s Event is a black-tie fundraiser for Fenway Health and Boston’s biggest night on the town for more than 1,300 gay and bi men, transgender people, and allies.

    Fenway Health is a national leader in providing welcoming, excellent healthcare to everybody in our community. With your help at this year’s Men’s Event, we hope to raise over $600,000 to support essential, life-affirming healthcare for all.

    So come out for a night of dinner and dancing, and support the cause of taking care of our own. On Saturday, April 26, 2014, the evening gets underway at 6 p.m. with mingling and a silent auction. The dinner program begins at 7 p.m., followed by dancing.

    If you have any questions, call us at 617.927.6350.

    The Men’s Event
    Saturday, April 26, 2014
    Boston Marriott Copley Place
    110 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116
    mensevent.org

  • 04/30/2014 - 08:00

    This conference is designed to demonstrate the valuable role of fathers and fatherhood to our present and future generations. While fathers are often devalued and portrayed in a negative light, a number of fathers are fathering the right way. Regardless of the path some fathers have gotten to fatherhood, their roles as fathers is essential for healthy families, strong communities and a better world.

    To register, or for more information, click here.

  • 05/01/2014 - 02:15

    Location: Penrith Panthers in Western Sydney
    More Info: Click here 

    This important event brings together state and national leaders in the growing field of male health for two days of discussion, networking and collaboration. Through this event we will shape the way forward in addressing challenges and current issues in male health within NSW.

    This conference is an essential event for anyone who seeks to further their impact on reaching and working with male clients in NSW.

  • 05/06/2014 - 12:00

    The society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging will be hosting a series of complimentary webinars. Each webinar will offer participants free CME credits and the opportunity to ask questions.


    If you're interested in attending this event, click here.

  • 05/08/2014 - 08:30

    The OPHA Conference will take place May 8-9, 2014 in Norman, OK. Attendees at the conference will want to pay particular attention to the May 9 breakout, "Trends in Men's Health Research and Outreach: A Focus on Masculinity and Gender Roles within the Social Environment."

    For the latest OPHA conference updates, please visit www.opha.net/conference.

  • 05/16/2014 - 04:45

    Now in its 108th year, the AUA Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of urologists in the world and provides unparalleled access to groundbreaking research, new guidelines and the latest advances in urologic medicine.

    MHN will be at the patient advocacy display.

    More information available here.

  • 05/20/2014 - 09:00

    Learn how to keep pre-diabetes from developing into Type 2 diabetes through diet and exercise. This one-hour session includes tips on reading labels to bring home the healthiest foods, understanding the impact of carbohydrate foods on your blood sugar levels, meal planning suggestion, and portion guidance. And plenty of time to answer your questions. Taught by our MJH Certified Diabetes Educator Dietitians.

    April 23, 2014
    9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

    Martha Jefferson Education Center
    400 Martha Jefferson Drive
    Charlottesville, VA

    There is a $70 fee for this class.

    Martha Jefferson will file with your insurance. More information is available here.

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