Oct. 6, 2015
- WHAT: Sugar Land residents of all ages are encouraged to
lace up their walking shoes and join physicians of Physicians at Sugar Creek,
including Heather Hamilton, MD, for Sugar Land’s FREE monthly Walk With a Doc
- WHEN: Wednesday, Oct.
14, 5:30-6:30 pm, followed by the second Wednesday of each month (same time)
- WHERE: Physicians at Sugar
Creek, 14023 Southwest Frwy., Sugar Land, TX 77478
- WHO: Physicians at Sugar
Creek doctors, including family physician resident Heather Hamilton, MD, and any
community members interested in participating
The Walk With a Doc
concept is simple: Physicians organize walks in their communities and invite
their patients and their patients’ families to join them. Walk With a Doc is overseen by a national
nonprofit organization to get people active and healthy.
This is a FREE program, and preregistration is not required.
Future walks will be announced via the Walk With a Doc
TMA is the
largest state medical society in the nation, representing more than 48,000
physician and medical student members. It is located in Austin and has 110
component county medical societies around the state. TMA’s key objective since
1853 is to improve the health of all Texans. TMA Foundation raises funds to
support the public health and science priority initiatives of TMA and the
family of medicine. To learn more, visit the TMA website.
Walk With a Doc is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to encourage
healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences
of a sedentary lifestyle to improve the health and well-being of the country.
Walk With a Doc was started in 2005 by David Sabgir, MD, a board-certified
cardiologist in Columbus, Ohio, who practices with the Mount Carmel Health
System. To learn more, go to http://walkwithadoc.org/.
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Brent Annear (512) 370-1381; cell: (512)
656-7320; email: brent.annear[at]texmed[dot]org
Marcus Cooper (512) 370-1382;
cell: (512) 650-5336; email: marcus.cooper[at]texmed[dot]org
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