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Red Dress collectionNow through March 13, 2015
Special Exhibit: The Red Dress, Design Stories for Heart Health

In 2010, The UC Davis Department of Design and the UC Davis Women’s Cardiovascular Medicine Program launched a collection of student-designed red dresses to raise awareness about women’s heart health across generations. This unique exhibition showcases 18 of the dresses and the designers' inspirations. Cost: Free. Location: Cruess Hall, UC Davis. Hours: noon-4 pm. Monday-Friday and 2 p.m.-4 p.m. on Sunday (closed on Jan. 18 and 19). More info: http://arts.ucdavis.edu/design-museum

Newborn babyJanuary 17, 2015
Prepared Childbirth: Condensed

This one-session class will provide an overview of labor and delivery; instruction and skill practice on relaxation and breathing techniques and an overview of pain medication options. UC Davis Medical Group Patients: $75, Community: $90. Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (must bring bagged lunch) Location: 4900 Broadway, Suite 1630, Sacramento. Click here for more information or to register.

Birthing Suites TourJanuary 18, 2015
Birthing Suite Tour

Expecting patients may visit the birthing suites and obtain information. Tour given by a nurse. Meet in the Pavilion lobby near the information desk. Time: 4 p.m. No registration required.

Mother nursing babyJanuary 20, 2015
Breastfeeding and Baby Basics

Babies are born to be breastfed. Learn normal newborn behavior and what to expect. Time: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Location: 4900 Broadway, Suite 1630, Sacramento. UC Davis Medical Group Patients: $30, Community: $40. Click here for more information or to register for class.

January 21, 2015
Free healing arts workshop — Writing as Healing

Writing with others is inspirational, fun and healing. Come join us as we write together and share our voices. The intention of the workshop is to create a sense of freedom and excitement about writing. We are all writers. Discover and share with us your way and your voice. Participation is free. Experience in creative writing is not required. Writing sessions are facilitated by a trained workshop leader to create a safe, welcoming environment for patients, staff, caregivers and community members. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: 4800 2nd Ave., Facilities Support Services Bldg. (FSSB), Boardroom 2020, Sacramento. Pre-registration required: contact Patricia Robinson by email patricia.robinson@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu or by phone at 916-734-0823.

January 21, 2015
Learn how to manage your stress

This is a 2-hour workshop focusing on exploring approaches to managing stress. Ideal for those with chronic conditions that are being affected by the stress in their lives. The classes are open to UC Davis Health System patients and employees. Classes are offered in the Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center (Ellison Building) in Sacramento. Please view the class schedule then contact your doctor’s office or call 916-734-0718 to sign up.

January 22, 2015
2015 Benjamin Highman Lecture open to public

Harnessing the power of whole genome analysis and further defining the role of pathologists in this new era of medicine is the topic of the 2015 Benjamin Highman Lecture, sponsored by the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UC Davis Health System. The lecture, given by Debra G.B. Leonard and entitled “Moving to Genomic Medicine,” will be held from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Education Building, 4610 X Street in auditorium 2222 in Sacramento. A reception will follow the presentation. Participants can register at Eventbrite.

Birthing Suites TourJanuary 25, 2015
Birthing Suite Tour

Expecting patients may visit the birthing suites and obtain information. Tour given by a nurse. Meet in the Pavilion lobby near the information desk. Time: 4 p.m. No registration required.

Yoga classJanuary 26, 2014
Yoga classes for cancer patients and survivors

Come participate in a series of weekly yoga classes, open to all levels of physical ability – from beginners to advanced yoga practitioners. No matter what treatment you are receiving or where you are in survivorship, the poses will be accessible to you. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: Classroom 2030, 2nd Floor at the Facilities Support Services Building (FSSB), 4800 2nd Ave, Sacramento. To register: Contact Patti Robinson call 916-734-0823. For additional information, click here.

Newborn babyJanuary 26, 2015
Prepared Childbirth: 4 sessions

This four-session program (Jan. 26, 27, Feb. 2,3) will provide an overview of labor and delivery; instruction and skill practice on relaxation and breathing techniques and an overview of pain medication options. UC Davis Medical Group Patients: $75, Community: $90. Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Location: 4900 Broadway, Suite 1630, Sacramento. Click here for more information or to register.

January 28, 2015
Free healing arts workshop — Writing as Healing

Writing with others is inspirational, fun and healing. Come join us as we write together and share our voices. The intention of the workshop is to create a sense of freedom and excitement about writing. We are all writers. Discover and share with us your way and your voice. Participation is free. Experience in creative writing is not required. Writing sessions are facilitated by a trained workshop leader to create a safe, welcoming environment for patients, staff, caregivers and community members. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: 4800 2nd Ave., Facilities Support Services Bldg. (FSSB), Boardroom 2020, Sacramento. Pre-registration required: contact Patricia Robinson by email patricia.robinson@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu or by phone at 916-734-0823.

Stop smokingJanuary 28, 2015
Strategies to quit tobacco

This 2-hour interactive workshop addresses strategies to quit tobacco. Basic Information about tobacco addiction, how to break the addiction cycle, medications, and self-management skills. This class will be held at 4860 Y St., Room 3010A, Sacramento between 1-3 p.m. Classes offered at various medical center locations, click here to check schedule. Please call 916-734-0718 for more information. The programs are free of charge and they are open to UC Davis Health System patients and employees.

Birthing Suites TourFebruary 1, 2015
Birthing Suite Tour

Expecting patients may visit the birthing suites and obtain information. Tour given by a nurse. Meet in the Pavilion lobby near the information desk. Time: 4 p.m. No registration required.

Yoga classFebruary 2, 2014
Yoga classes for cancer patients and survivors

Come participate in a series of weekly yoga classes, open to all levels of physical ability – from beginners to advanced yoga practitioners. No matter what treatment you are receiving or where you are in survivorship, the poses will be accessible to you. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: Classroom 2030, 2nd Floor at the Facilities Support Services Building (FSSB), 4800 2nd Ave, Sacramento. To register: Contact Patti Robinson call 916-734-0823. For additional information, click here.

February 4, 2015
Free healing arts workshop — Writing as Healing

Writing with others is inspirational, fun and healing. Come join us as we write together and share our voices. The intention of the workshop is to create a sense of freedom and excitement about writing. We are all writers. Discover and share with us your way and your voice. Participation is free. Experience in creative writing is not required. Writing sessions are facilitated by a trained workshop leader to create a safe, welcoming environment for patients, staff, caregivers and community members. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: 4800 2nd Ave., Facilities Support Services Bldg. (FSSB), Boardroom 2020, Sacramento. Pre-registration required: contact Patricia Robinson by email patricia.robinson@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu or by phone at 916-734-0823.

February 7, 2015
UC Davis School of Medicine presents The Vagina Monologues

Enjoy an evening with Eve Ensler's play, The Vagina Monologues. Cost: Suggested donation $15. Purchase tickets online or at the door (cash or check only). Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m. Location: UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center auditorium, 4501 X St., Sacramento. Please enter at south door on X St.

Birthing Suites TourFebruary 8, 2015
Birthing Suite Tour

Expecting patients may visit the birthing suites and obtain information. Tour given by a nurse. Meet in the Pavilion lobby near the information desk. Time: 4 p.m. No registration required.

Mother nursing babyFebruary 9, 2015
Breastfeeding and Baby Basics

Babies are born to be breastfed. Learn normal newborn behavior and what to expect. Time: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Location: 4900 Broadway, Suite 1630, Sacramento. UC Davis Medical Group Patients: $30, Community: $40. Click here for more information or to register for class.

Yoga classFebruary 9, 2014
Yoga classes for cancer patients and survivors

Come participate in a series of weekly yoga classes, open to all levels of physical ability – from beginners to advanced yoga practitioners. No matter what treatment you are receiving or where you are in survivorship, the poses will be accessible to you. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: Classroom 2030, 2nd Floor at the Facilities Support Services Building (FSSB), 4800 2nd Ave, Sacramento. To register: Contact Patti Robinson call 916-734-0823. For additional information, click here.

February 11, 2015
Free healing arts workshop — Writing as Healing

Writing with others is inspirational, fun and healing. Come join us as we write together and share our voices. The intention of the workshop is to create a sense of freedom and excitement about writing. We are all writers. Discover and share with us your way and your voice. Participation is free. Experience in creative writing is not required. Writing sessions are facilitated by a trained workshop leader to create a safe, welcoming environment for patients, staff, caregivers and community members. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: 4800 2nd Ave., Facilities Support Services Bldg. (FSSB), Boardroom 2020, Sacramento. Pre-registration required: contact Patricia Robinson by email patricia.robinson@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu or by phone at 916-734-0823.

Birthing Suites TourFebruary 15, 2015
Birthing Suite Tour

Expecting patients may visit the birthing suites and obtain information. Tour given by a nurse. Meet in the Pavilion lobby near the information desk. Time: 4 p.m. No registration required.

Cancer CenterFebruary 17, 2015
Lecture: The Slow Medicine Approach to Cancer

Hear guest speaker Dr. Michael Finkelstein talk on integrative medicine and share his own family cancer stories, discuss the cancer stories of his patients, and invite program participants to share their inspirational journeys of living with and healing from cancer. This lecture is free and open to the public. Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Location: UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center auditorium, 4501 X St., Sacramento. Pre-registration required: contact Patricia Robinson by email patricia.robinson@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu or by phone at 916-734-0823.

February 18, 2015
Free healing arts workshop — Writing as Healing

Writing with others is inspirational, fun and healing. Come join us as we write together and share our voices. The intention of the workshop is to create a sense of freedom and excitement about writing. We are all writers. Discover and share with us your way and your voice. Participation is free. Experience in creative writing is not required. Writing sessions are facilitated by a trained workshop leader to create a safe, welcoming environment for patients, staff, caregivers and community members. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: 4800 2nd Ave., Facilities Support Services Bldg. (FSSB), Boardroom 2020, Sacramento. Pre-registration required: contact Patricia Robinson by email patricia.robinson@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu or by phone at 916-734-0823.

Newborn babyFebruary 21, 2015
Prepared Childbirth: Condensed

This one-session class will provide an overview of labor and delivery; instruction and skill practice on relaxation and breathing techniques and an overview of pain medication options. UC Davis Medical Group Patients: $75, Community: $90. Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (must bring bagged lunch) Location: 4900 Broadway, Suite 1630, Sacramento. Click here for more information or to register.

Birthing Suites TourFebruary 22, 2015
Birthing Suite Tour

Expecting patients may visit the birthing suites and obtain information. Tour given by a nurse. Meet in the Pavilion lobby near the information desk. Time: 4 p.m. No registration required.

Stop smokingFebruary 23, 2015
Strategies to quit tobacco

This 2-hour interactive workshop addresses strategies to quit tobacco. Basic Information about tobacco addiction, how to break the addiction cycle, medications, and self-management skills. This class will be held at 4860 Y St., Room 3010A, Sacramento between 5-7 p.m. Classes offered at various medical center locations, click here to check schedule. Please call 916-734-0718 for more information. The programs are free of charge and they are open to UC Davis Health System patients and employees.

Yoga classFebruary 23, 2014
Yoga classes for cancer patients and survivors

Come participate in a series of weekly yoga classes, open to all levels of physical ability – from beginners to advanced yoga practitioners. No matter what treatment you are receiving or where you are in survivorship, the poses will be accessible to you. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: Classroom 2030, 2nd Floor at the Facilities Support Services Building (FSSB), 4800 2nd Ave, Sacramento. To register: Contact Patti Robinson call 916-734-0823. For additional information, click here.

February 25, 2015
Free healing arts workshop — Writing as Healing

Writing with others is inspirational, fun and healing. Come join us as we write together and share our voices. The intention of the workshop is to create a sense of freedom and excitement about writing. We are all writers. Discover and share with us your way and your voice. Participation is free. Experience in creative writing is not required. Writing sessions are facilitated by a trained workshop leader to create a safe, welcoming environment for patients, staff, caregivers and community members. Time: 6-7 p.m. Location: 4800 2nd Ave., Facilities Support Services Bldg. (FSSB), Boardroom 2020, Sacramento. Pre-registration required: contact Patricia Robinson by email patricia.robinson@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu or by phone at 916-734-0823.

Infant car seatFebruary 26, 2015
Car Seat Safety

Learn the importance of car seat safety, how to select the proper seat for your child and the correct way to secure your child in a car seat. The class is free to the public. Car seats are available for purchase to those who attend the class. Time: 10 a.m. to noon. Location: 4900 Broadway, Suite 1650, Sacramento. Register online or contact Cathy Morris at 916-734-9784.

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