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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  • Lectures

    Is Bariatric Surgery Right for You?

    Learn About Surgical Weight Loss Options Join Mark Takata, MD, and William Fuller, MD, to learn about surgical weight loss and weight management options including: Laparoscopic gastric bypass Vertical sleeve gastrectomy Gastric banding (sometimes called lap-band surgery) Attendees will learn about ...

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    Hospital Orientation for Expectant Parents (Encinitas)

    Take a Tour of the Maternity and Mother-Baby Unit Be prepared for your delivery with this orientation and tour of Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. 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. ...

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    Breastfeeding Your Baby (Encinitas)

    This class teaches the benefits and basics of breastfeeding for both moms- and dads-to-be.

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    Hospital Orientation for Expectant Parents (Encinitas)

    Take a Tour of the Maternity and Mother-Baby Unit Be prepared for your delivery with this orientation and tour of Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. 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. ...

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    Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Renewal Course

    Renew your PALS Card In this six-and-one-half-hour renewal course appropriate for those with a current PALS card, participants learn to recognize and intervene in respiratory failure, shock and cardiopulmonary failure in infants and children. The student will learn to manage core cases through ...

    • Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
    • 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
    • $265.00
  • Support Groups

    WomenHeart Support Group (La Jolla)

    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 ...

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    Bereavement Support Group: Parent Loss

    Join Others and Share Your Experiences This weekly, professionally facilitated group offers support for adults grieving the death of a parent. The loss of a mother and/or father can be difficult, but this group can help. Get education about the grieving process Learn coping skills Share your ...

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    Organ Transplant Caregiver Support Group

    Help for the Caregiver Our monthly support group is designed specifically for people who take care of a loved one who is on the kidney or liver transplant waiting list or has received a transplant. Each session focuses on topics such as stress management, financial considerations and community ...

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    Healing Arts Class for People with Neurological Challenges

    For people who have suffered stroke, brain injury or other neurological challenges, this biweekly class offers opportunities to: Meet others affected by brain disorders, injuries or conditions Enjoy self-expression through art Increase artistic skills Develop a new hobby / leisure activity The ...

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    Getting Ready for Baby 1 & 2 (Encinitas)

    This two-session class will help new parents gain skills for caring for their newborn. The first class covers holding, bathing, diapering, swaddling and comforting a newborn. Bring a newborn-size doll or teddy bear, a diaper and a blanket. The second session is taught by a pediatrician and covers ...