Senior Health Support of the Triangle Seminars

2017 Schedule


All programs are at Grey Stone Church Family Life Center, 2601 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC 27705. Doors open at 11 a.m. for health care stations and presentations begin at noon. Programs are free.


January 20: Oh Sugar!!! How Diabetes Can Improve Your Health
Diana McNeill, MD, Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology; Diabetes and Metabolism Specialist, Duke University Medical Center

March 31: Movement Disorders- Parkinson’s, Many Others- How To Treat
Presenter: Burton Scott, MD, PhD, Professor of Neurology, Specialist in Movement Disorders (Parkinson’s Disease, Essential Tremors, Tics, others), Duke University Medical Center

May 18: Gastro-Intestinal Disorders in the Older Adult
Joanne Wilson, MD, Professor of Medicine, Department of Gastroenterology, Duke University Medical Center

August 24: Ageless Dentistry and Your Overall Health
 Allen Samuelson, DDS, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry; Director, Special Care Dentistry and Geriatric Dentistry

October 5: Medicare Update
Presenter: Gina Upchurch, RPh, MPH, Director and Founder of Senior PharmAssist, Durham, NC; Adjunct Assistant Professor, UNC School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, NC

November 30: Arthritis- Its Many Faces- Diagnoses and Treatment
Linda Belhorn, MD, Rheumatologist, Durham Rheumatology (now TOA Rheumatology); Durham and Chapel Hill, NC

Go to Senior Health Support’s website for directions, to submit questions, and to see slide presentations from previous programs: