Events

Stay updated on upcoming events at Coliseum Health System, including the activities in and around Macon.

 

Mayor’s Proclamation of Wear Blue Day for Colon Cancer Awareness

Friday, March 6

Macon City Hall

2:00 p.m.

 

Undy 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, March 7

9:00 a.m. – Race Start

Wesleyan College

4760 Forsyth Rd |Macon, GA 31210

The UNDY 5000: a “brief” family-friendly 5K run/walk to raise funds and awareness for colon cancer.  Boxer shorts will be given to participants in place of typical race shirts.  Runners are encouraged to run in the boxers to bring attention to the area affected by colon cancer.

  • Grand Prize: All 2015 Piedmont Race Series Registrations Covered or $150 Cash
  • Survivors run for FREE!
  • Chip Timing
  • Runner-Friendly Road Course
  • Awards for Racers and Best Costume
  • Free Kids’ Events: Bounce House, Face Painting, crafts

Registration:

http://www.UNDYRUNWALK.org

Select Macon as your race location.

Packet Pick-up:

Friday, March 6

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Wesleyan College | Olive Swan Porter Building

4760 Forsyth Rd | Macon, GA 31210

 

Lap-Band Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Saturday, March 14, 10 a.m. 

Thursday, March 26, 6:30 p.m.

Coliseum Northside Hospital

Learn more about the revolutionary LAPBAND bariatric weight-loss procedure – the safest, most affordable surgical weight-loss option available. Presented by local bariatric surgeons from the Georgia Bariatric Center at Coliseum Northside Hospital – who have the most LAP-BAND experience than anyone in the state of Georgia.  For reservations, call (478) 273-8572 or (855) 415-9231.

 

Modern Care for Colorectal Cancer

A Lunch and Learn Featuring Dr. Douglas Brewer

Tuesday, March 10 

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Coliseum Medical Centers | Building C, Suite 120 | 330 Hospital Drive | Macon, GA 31217

As knowledge and awareness of colorectal cancer increases, advances have also been made in the care that medical professionals provide to these patients.  Join Dr. Douglas Brewer has he explores modern techniques for treating colorectal cancer.  A free lunch will be served.  Reservations are required, call (478) 746-4646 or visit our event calendar at www.coliseumhealthsystem.com to register online.

 

Late-Night Mammograms

Tuesday, March 10

4:30 – 7 p.m.

The Women’s Center

Coliseum Medical Centers, Bldg. C

Every second Tuesday of the month, The Women’s Center stays open late to offer mammogram services. Call (478) 464-1638 or (478) 464-1286 to register.

 

 

Knee Replacement with ConforMIS Knee

Featuring Dr. William Barnes

Wednesday, March 11

6:30 p.m.

Coliseum Northside Hospital | First Floor Conference Room | 400 Charter Blvd. | Macon, GA 31210

When discomfort in your knees is no longer bearable and a knee replacement is on the horizon, it is important to know the options available to you.  Join Dr. William Barnes as he explains the revolutionary technology of the ConforMIS knee when used in replacement procedures and the benefits it provides over other implant options.  Refreshments will be provided.  Reservations are required.  Call (478) 746-4646 or visit our event calendar at www.coliseumhealthsystem.com to register online

 

Screening Recommendations and Genetics for Colorectal Cancer

A Lunch and Learn Featuring: Danielle Rogers, NP-C, AOCNP

Thursday, March 19

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Coliseum Medical Centers | Building C, Suite 120 | 330 Hospital Drive | Macon, GA 31217

Are you at risk for colorectal cancer?  Does it run in your family?  Getting properly screened is an important step in preventing colorectal cancer.  Join Danielle Rogers, NP-C, AOCNP, as she discusses when it is appropriate to get screened for colorectal cancer, and the types of screening available including genetic testing.  This fascinating and informative seminar will include a free lunch.  Reservations are required, call (478) 746-4646 or visit our event calendar at www.coliseumhealthsystem.com to register online.