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Human Resources: Upcoming Programs

February 15, 2011, Volume 57, No. 22

Your Body: From Head to Toe

Taking care of your health means being well- informed, well prepared, and capable of making good choices when it comes to your body. This series of workshops, led by physicians and health experts from the University of Pennsylvania and the Health System, will address various health issues from head to toe and steps you can take to maintain a healthier lifestyle. Pre-registration is required for these workshops, which are sponsored by Human Resources. You are welcome to bring a brown bag lunch to the sessions. For more information and to register, visit our online course catalog at www.hr.upenn.edu/coursecatalog or contact Human Resources at (215) 898-5116 or suzsmith@upenn.edu

Pre-Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: What You Need to Know; February 22; noon–1 p.m.; free. Learn what pre-diabetes is and the role insulin resistance plays in a diagnosis. You’ll also find out risk factors for Metabolic Syndrome as well as symptoms for this condition. This workshop will be led by Carrie Burns, clinical assistant professor, endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism, HUP.

—Division of Human Resources

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