Archive for October, 2010

Inova Alexandria Hospital to Hold Annual Women’s Expo

Meet Regional Healthcare Experts, Cookbook Author and Receive Free Health Screenings Alexandria, VA – (October 27, 2010) – Do you find it a challenge to prepare healthy meals with a hectic schedule? Are you concerned about conceiving later in life? Would you like to learn how to perform CPR on an infant? Learn more about […]

Inova Health System Lung Cancer Awareness Event to ‘Shine a Light’ On Treatment Options

Patients, Physicians to Discuss Medical Advancements and Honor Those with the Disease Fairfax, VA – (October 26, 2010) – Inova Health System will host a Lung Cancer Awareness event in recognition of National Lung Cancer Awareness Month on Thursday, November 4. The conference – officially titled Shine a Light on Lung Cancer– will feature a […]

Inova Health System Recognized for Sustainability Efforts by Northern Virginia Technology Council

Inova Named a Finalist for the NVTC ‘Green Award’ Falls Church, VA – (October 22, 2010) – Inova Health System is proud to be recognized for its sustainability efforts by the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC). At the NVTC’s annual TechCelebration in October, Inova was a finalist for a ‘Green Award’ and recognized for making […]

Inova Health System Recognized by Northern Virginia Technology Council for ‘Going Green’ Efforts

Inova Among Finalists for NVTC’s Green Award Falls Church, VA – (October 20, 2010) – Inova Health System is proud to be recognized for its sustainability efforts by the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC). At the NVTC’s annual TechCelebration in October, Inova was a finalist for a ‘Green Award’ and recognized for “making an impact […]

Inova Health System Hosts Gala 2010 to Benefit Hospitals and Health Programs

Gloria Gaynor to Entertain; WJLA’s Alison Starling to Emcee Falls Church, VA – (October 18, 2010) – Inova Health System’s Gala 2010, Inspire, will be held Saturday, Oct. 23, at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner. This festive evening will include silent and live auctions, as well as a live performance by disco diva Gloria Gaynor. Alison […]

Inova Health System, Fairfax County Public Library Bring National Exhibit Highlighting Women in Medicine to Northern Virginia

‘Changing Face of Medicine’ Features Life Stories of Women Physicians; Inova to Hold Special Evening Reception to Honor Women Physicians Falls Church, VA – (October 10, 2010) – Inova Health System and Fairfax County Public Library are proud to invite the public to a traveling exhibit, “Changing the Face of Medicine: Celebrating America’s Women Physicians,” […]

Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children to Hold 5th Annual Star Kid 8K and 2K Family Fun Run in Support of Pediatric Heart Program

Pro Football Hall of Famer and Fit For 50’s Darrell Green to Kick Off Race Falls Church, VA – (October 7, 2010) – Hundreds of runners, walkers and families are expected at Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children’s 5th annual Star Kid 8K and 2K Family Fun Run this Sunday to raise money for the Pediatric […]

Inova Heart and Vascular Institute Hosts Atrial Fibrillation Patient Reunion

***Media Advisory*** Falls Church, VA – (October 7, 2010)— On Thursday, Oct. 14, former cardiac patients, and world renowned physicians and specialists in the fields of cardiac surgery, cardiology and electrophysiology will gather in Falls Church, Virginia for a reunion to celebrate the progress made in treating atrial fibrillation, an irregular heart rhythm that can […]

Inova Military to Medicine Program Vying for $250,000 Pepsi Grant

Award to Fund Training for Vets, Wounded Warriors, Military Spouses Falls Church, VA – (October 4, 2010) – Inova Health System’s Military to Medicine Program is vying for a $250,000 grant to benefit military family members who desire training and employment in healthcare. All funds received will be used to fund scholarships to the Military […]

Inova Health System Partners With Girls on the Run to Offer CPR Training

Falls Church, VA – (October 3, 2010) — Nurses from Inova HealthSource are teaching cardiopulmonary resuscitation or CPR to coaches from Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia (GOTR NOVA), a curriculum-based youth development program for girls in the third through eighth grades that educates and prepares participants for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy […]