Healthy Eating Classes Offered at SIU Med School

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Sara Lopinski with patient

August 1, 2012

Healthy Eating Classes Offered at SIU Med School

Healthy eating classes will be offered this fall by the Division of Endocrinology at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.
“Healthy U” classes offer tips about nutrition, physical activity, behavior modification and permanent lifestyle changes that promote long-term success. This series of one-hour classes will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 5 and continue on the following dates: September 12, 19 and 26 and October 3, 10, 17 and 24.

Sara Lopinski, SIU registered dietitian, is the instructor. The $225 fee includes a “Healthy U” cookbook, a calorie, fat and carbohydrate counter book and other program materials. ¬†Couples receive a 50% discount for the second person.

The classes will be held in Room 1700 (first floor), SIU Clinics Building, 751 North Rutledge St., Springfield. Free parking is available in the Baylis-SIU Clinics parking garage.

For more information and to register for the class, e-mail slopinski@siumed.edu or call SIU Endocrinology at 217-545-7985 weekdays.  Registration is requested by Friday, August 31.

Phone 217-545-8000
P.O. Box 19620
Springfield, IL 62794-9620
The mission of SIU School of Medicine is to assist the citizens of central and southern Illinois in meeting their health-care needs through education, patient care, research and service to the community.

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