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Walk with a Future Doc

Starts Saturday, April 27 at 9 a.m., every fourth Saturday monthly
Lackawanna River Heritage Trail at West Olive Street or Backcourt Hoops at 5 West Olive Plaza
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine is teaming up with The Wright Center for Community Health to encourage Scranton residents to take a step toward better health with Walk with a Future Doc,” a health program that brings medical students, doctors and patients together to walk every fourth Saturday monthly at 9 a.m. at one of two partner sites: Lackawanna River Heritage Trail at West Olive Street or Backcourt Hoops at 5 West Olive Plaza. Join us for our first “Walk with a Future Doc” event on Saturday, April 27 at 9 a.m.!
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God Knows Where I Am screening and panel discussion 
Wednesday, May 1, 5:30 p.m.
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, 525 Pine Street, Scranton
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and WVIA invite you to a documentary screening and Community Conversation on the important issues of mental health, homelessness and social justice. See the documentary “God Knows Where I Am” with a panel discussion to follow on Wednesday, May 1 at 5:30 p.m. at the school’s Medical Sciences Building, 525 Pine Street, Scranton. This event is free and open to the public. Reserve your ticket here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/god-knows-where-i-am-screening-and-discussion-tickets-59126370566
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Let’s Talk About Change: Prescription Affordability
Saturday, May 11, 8 a.m.
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, 525 Pine Street, Scranton
The student leaders of the Primary Care Progress team at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine are proud to host “Let’s Talk About Change: Prescription Affordability” on Saturday, May 11, 2019. This is a great opportunity for local residents to gain insight about prescription affordability in Lackawanna County. Primary Care Progress is a national action network dedicated to supporting the next generation of health professionals in transforming our primary care system. The Catalyst Project is a Primary Care Progress initiative through which students investigate community health needs and facilitate discussion between community members and healthcare professionals. Participants will not only be engaged by the knowledge of the keynote speaker Sarah Bodnar, director of community health at the United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania, but also by the unique patient experiences on a topic that affects all of us. RSVP by leaving a name and contact number via email, call or text: pcpatgcsom@gmail.com or 570-291-8474.
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11th Annual GCSOM Golf Classic
Monday, June 10
Glenmaura National Golf Club, Moosic

Join us for our 11th Annual GCSOM Golf Classic presented by PNC on Monday, June 10! Proceeds benefit student scholarships. For more information or to register, visit our website at geisinger.edu/golf, call 570-504-9065 or email golf@som.geisinger.edu.
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