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

  • 05/09/2015 - 01:00

    What: Roll Up Your Sleeves! Health Expo is a three-hour interactive event designed to educate and empower patients in their own health. The event will feature high-profile speakers, informational booths staffed by local medical groups and non-profits, healthy cooking demonstrations, and fitness classes. Approximately 500 community members are expected to attend the Health Expo, including those with or at-risk of high blood pressure.

    When: Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 1-4 p.m.

    Where: YMCA Anthony Bowen (1325 W Street NW, Washington, DC) – Ward 1

  • 05/12/2015 - 01:30
    Topics Covered: 
     
    Update on Metastatic Prostate Cancer, including Bone Metastases 
    New Treatment Approaches 
    Treatment of Bone Metastases
    The Role of Chemotherapy and Radiation Oncology
    Understanding the Role of Precision Medicine 
    How Clinical Trials Contribute to Your Treatment Options Managing Side Effects
    Discomfort and Pain 
    Communicating with Your Health Care Team
    Quality-of-Life Concerns Questions for Our Panel of Experts
     
    More information can be found here
  • 05/15/2015 (All day)

    There are several exciting educational events lined up for this year's American Urological Association's Annual Meeting. To view the program click here

     

    New Orleans Morial Convention Center

    900 Convention Center Blvd.

    New Orleans, LA 70130

  • 05/15/2015 (All day)

    An interactive conference for family and professional caregivers, and individuals with dementia.

    To register and find more information: Click Here

  • 05/26/2015 - 01:30
    Topics Covered:
     
    Becoming a Caregiver: The Unique Stresses and Rewards of Caregiving
    Caring for Your Loved One with Metastatic Prostate Cancer
    Tips on Working with the Health Care Team to Manage Your Loved One’s Pain, Neuropathy and Discomfort
    Stresses of Family, Friends and Loved Ones
    Long-Distance Caregiving
    Coping with Holidays, Birthdays and Special Occasions
    Managing Family, Friends, Partners and Traditions
    Self-Care and Stress Management Tips for Caregivers
    Questions for Our Panel of Experts
     
    More information can be found here
  • 05/27/2015 - 06:00
    Important information for patients and their significant others who are considering surgery or have recently been treated. 
    Free Event • All Are Welcome • Complimentary Food & Parking
    Date: Wednesday, May 27, 2015
     
    Time: 6:00 - 7:45pm
    (Reception from 6:00-6:30pm)
     
    Location: Catherine and Joseph Aresty Conference Center Room LG 500 
    Norris Cancer Center 1441 Eastlake Ave Los Angeles, CA
    (take elevators down to floor LG)
    Call Regina to RSVP and for more information (323) 865-3594
  • 05/29/2015 (All day)

    The Annual Meeting brings together 30,000 oncology professionals from around the world. Educational sessions feature world-renowned faculty discussing state-of-the-art treatment modalities, new therapies, and ongoing controversies in the field. Science sessions present the latest ground-breaking research in oral and poster format.

    You’ll meet friends and make connections, and bring back new ideas to your practices and hospitals. Take the time to familiarize yourself with the different opportunities the Annual Meeting offers. Mark key dates on your calendar, find out about networking opportunities, and learn about the committees that develop the session content you’ll discover onsite.

    For more information and to register click here.

  • 05/31/2015 (All day)

    Another great opportunity to get screened for prostate cancer if you haven't already.

    To find out more about the locations and times: Click Here

  • 05/31/2015 - 01:30

    IMF arranges for Urologists and technicians to provide free prostate cancer screenings for men which may involve a brief physical exam (DRE) and/or a simple PSA blood test. You can receive educational materials related to prostate cancer, preventative care, early detection, and treatment options at the screenings. The free prostate cancer screenings are for men over the age of 40 who have not been previously diagnosed with prostate cancer.

     

    For more information: Click Here

  • 05/31/2015 - 02:30

    Beebe Healthcare’s Population Health Department participates in community health fairs and provides community health screenings including: glucose, cholesterol, blood pressure, body mass index, bone density, and flu shots. Events are open to the public.

    These events will be held on a weekly and monthly basis throughout the Spring of 2015. 

     

    For more information about the dates and locations of the screenings: Click Here

  • 06/10/2015 - 18:30

    NEWZDUDES™ by Men Against Breast Cancer, is the first of its kind group in the country where male on air talent from all media affiliates across all spectrums are coming for a common cause, to support the mission of Men Against Breast Cancer to help men be there for the women they love.

     

    To register and for more information click here

  • 06/12/2015 - 18:00

    So you know your IPA, but do you know your PSA? A $20 dollar donation includes beer, beer glass, and heavy d'ouevres.

     

    For more information and to register click here.

  • 06/13/2015 (All day)

    This is a unique interactive family-friendly event where you will find quality exhibitors, the best products and services and where you can shop attend workshops and demos and participate in fun activities.

    To help us celebrate the awesomeness of dads, the Daddy & Family Expo is a week before Father’s day and high profile celebrities and athletes will be appearing, and we will be having key attractions and mini- events within the Expo itself, amazing giveaways and fun fashion shows. We will also be hosting the 2nd Annual MEGA Dad Awards™ so get voting now! 

    For more information and to register click here

  • 06/17/2015 - 10:00
    Date:  Wednesday, June 17th 2015
     
    Time:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
     
    Location:  10031 Pines Blvd, #242 Pembroke Pines, FL 33024
     
    To Register:  Call Dr. Percy Ricketts, LMHC, NCC, NBCCH (954) 438 5661
    www.mensmentalhealthcenter.com
  • 06/21/2015 (All day)

    The 6th annual Father's Day 8K will be run on a flat and fast out-and-back course along the C&O Canal Towpath. The first 300 participants will be provided a technical race shirt, and awards will be given out at the post-race celebration to the top 3 M/F overall, the top M/F in each 10-year age group, and the top Father-Son and Father-Daughter teams. Email fathersday8k@gmail.com to enter the father-child team competitions. There will also be a Kid's Kilometer Fun Run just after the race start. All children must be entered using a registration form with a parent's or guardian's signature. 

     

    To register click here

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