Summer camp is back!

Kohl’s and Living Well Fitness will again host Fit Kid’s Summer Camp, starting June 2. The mission of the camp is to educate children on nutrition and exercise while keeping them physically active with games and group exercise classes.
The class is $20 per child and runs   Monday through Thursday from noon to 2:30 p.m. Three camps will be held in June and two are scheduled for July. Space is limited, so register early by calling 712-3720 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Dr. Quintos to be on TV

Elias Quintos, MD, cardiothoracic surgeon with Southeast Cardiovascular Associates, will be a guest on 0245QuintosElias310x153vert WDHN’s Top of the Morning Show with Charlie Platt, at 6 a.m. Thursday, April 10. He will discuss the region’s first robotic thoracoscopy which he performed last month on a patient at SAMC.

Dr. Quintos will also discuss this historic procedure on WTVY’s Live at Lunch, Wednesday, April 16 at Noon.

Palliative care lecture at ACOM

SAMC hospitalist Kristy Johnson, DO, recently talked to ACOM students about palliative care and DrKristieJohnsonACOMLecture310x153 participated in a panel discussion on hospice and palliative care with representatives from the Alacare Hospice team. Pictured are: (from left) Melissa Dean, Alacare Hospice; Kristy Johnson, DO, SAMC hospitalist; William Kelley, DO, associate dean of Clinical Sciences, ACOM; Wendy Tatom,  Alacare;  Gerald Osborn, professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine and Ethics, ACOM; Brooke Shoupe, Alacare; and Doni Pitcher, Alacare.