Classes and Events

Scripps hosts a range of health and wellness events throughout San Diego County. Activities include everything from heart health seminars and parenting classes to fundraising events and support groups.

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  • Classes & Programs

    Ask a Nurse

    Public Health Nurses Answer Your Questions San Diego Central Region public health nurses will be available at the Scripps Wellness Center, City Heights to answer your questions about health and wellness and to: Promote and encourage healthy choices Encourage healthier lives Help you better manage ...

  • Classes & Programs

    Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Professionals

    Initial Certification Course This is the initial four-hour course for health care professionals who do not have a current BLS certification. The course curriculum includes adult, child and infant CPR, as well as automatic external defibrillator (AED) and airway obstruction removal. This class is ...

    • Wednesday, October 15th, 2014
    • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    • $75.00
  • Classes & Programs

    Gentle Chair Yoga for Limited Mobility

    If your mobility is limited, come to class to: Meet others with similar challenges Learn poses to enhance balance and strength Learn breathing techniques to calm the mind and body Experience overall mindfulness and clarity The class is open to all in the community who have physical limitations ...

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    Breastfeeding Your Baby (La Jolla)

    This breastfeeding class separates facts from fallacies. Learn how to get started and get advice to help prevent breast discomfort. Information on breast pumps is also available. Dads are encouraged to attend. Bring a newborn-size stuffed animal or doll. Pre-registration allows us to reserve your ...

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    Preparing Your Mind and Body for Childbirth (Mercy)

    This four-week course teaches childbirth preparation basics. Couples learn effective ways to reduce stress and increase comfort during labor. Topics include breathing, relaxation and the role of the labor support person. Medications, hospital procedures and cesarean birth are also discussed. Take ...

  • Conferences

    Sports Medicine Seminars 2014

    Course Overview These quarterly seminars are designed for physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers and others who work with athletes. Content will consist of anatomy, mechanisms of injury, diagnostics and assessments, non-surgical and surgical interventions, rehabilitation treatment ...

    • Wednesday, October 15th, 2014
    • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Support Groups

    Breast Cancer Support Group (Encinitas)

    For men and women who are going through or completed breast cancer treatment, support groups provide a safe environment where cancer patients can talk about the experience with others who may be having similar experiences. Confidential support groups with bilingual facilitators give people a chance ...

  • Health Screenings

    FREE Prostate Cancer Screening

    Prostate cancer is a major public health issue in the United States. It is the second-most common cancer in men and the second-leading cause of cancer death among men. Get a free prostate cancer screening and protect your health.

  • Support Groups

    WomenHeart Support Group (Kaiser)

    This monthly support group is dedicated to women who have heart disease. If you have experienced life changing events such as a heart attack, bypass surgery, angioplasty, valve replacement, or have an arrhythmia, a pacemaker or stent, this group is for you. In this environment of caring, women with ...

    • Thursday, October 16th, 2014
    • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    • Free
  • Classes & Programs

    Hospital Orientation for Expectant Parents (La Jolla)

    Take a Tour of the Maternity and Mother-Baby Unit Be prepared for your delivery with this orientation and tour of Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla. Learn where to enter the hospital, special services that are available to you and your family during your stay, and how to streamline your admission. ...