HealthPulse Community Lecture Series


HealthPulse is presented by the KU School of Medicine-Wichita and Newman University and is designed to help educate the public on health matters. The lectures are open to the public. $5 advanced registration is required and includes lunch. Registration will close at 5 p.m. the day before each lecture.  

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Dugan-Gorges Conference Center
Newman University
3100 W. McCormick


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Lecture Dates

  • Sept. 9, 2014
    • Prostate Health: Testing & Treatment
    • Jeffrey Davis, M.D., urologist, Wichita Urology; Family and Community Medicine clinical instructor, KU School of Medicine-Wichita
  • Oct. 14, 2014
    • Understanding Alzheimer's
    • Amy Siple, MSN, FNP-BC, associate professor of nursing, Newman University
  • Nov. 18, 2014
    • Worksite Wellness
    • Elizabeth Ablah, Ph.D., MPH, associate professor of preventive medicine and public health, KU School of Medicine-Wichita
  • Feb. 10, 2015
    • What's Missing From Treatment for Women with Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Gloria Hegge, Ph.D., assistant professor of social work, Newman University
  • March 10, 2015
    • Children with ADHD: The Battle within the Mind
    • Jeanie Harris, MSN, assistant professor of nursing, Newman University
  • April 14, 2015 - CANCELED
    • Vaccinations: Who? When? Why?
    • Robert Wittler, M.D., pediatric residency program director, professor, KU School of Medicine-Wichita
  • May 12, 2015 - CANCELED
    • Eye Care for Type 2 Diabetes
    • Justin Moore, M.D.
  • June 16, 2015
    • Mindful Living: Stopping the Distraction Epidemic
    • Mike Duxler, Ph.D., associate professor of social work, and Audrey Hane, Ph.D., dean of graduate and continuing studies, professor of communication, Newman University
  • July 14, 2015 - CANCELED
    • Heads Up on Migraines
    • Gretchen Dickson, M.D., MBA, program director, Wesley Family Medicine Residency, KU School of Medicine-Wichita
  • Aug. 11, 2015 - CANCELED
    • Healthy Snacking for Busy Families
    • Judy Johnston, M.S., RD/LD, research instructor, Preventive Medicine and Public Health, KU School of Medicine-Wichita


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Last modified: Jul 08, 2015
Lecture Archive

The following lectures are from our previous series, Live & Learn.


Acid Reflux and Ulcers
Audio & Notes/Notes

Air Quality
Audio & Notes/Notes

Aging Gracefully
Audio & Notes/Notes

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Audio & Notes/Notes

Autism: Signs, Symptoms, & Treatment
Audio & Notes

Blood Pressure
Audio & Notes

Cholesterol and Blood Pressure
Audio & Notes/Notes

Childhood Obesity
Audio & Notes

Chronic Pain
Audio & Notes

Cognitive Disorders
Audio &Notes/Slides

Community-Associated MRSA
Audio &Notes/Slides

Coping with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Audio Presentation/Slides/Notes/Resources

Audio &Notes/Slides

Environment & Health
Audio & Notes

Get the 360° on Vertigo
Audio & Notes/Notes

Healthy Living for Seniors
Audio & Notes

HIV/AIDS Treatments
Audio/Notes/Audio & Notes

Audio & Notes

Is My Thyroid Making Me Fat?
Audio & Notes/Notes

Learning Disabilities
Audio/Audio & Notes

Audio & Notes/Notes

Suicide Prevention
Audio & Notes/Notes

Peripheral Arterial Disease
Audio & Notes

Preserving Your Fertility
Audio & Notes/Notes

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