Events

 

AWAKE - Alert, Well and Keeping Energetic
Washington Township Medical Foundation's
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and CPAP Support Group

For patients and family members with obstructive sleep apnea or anyone who is interested in learning more about sleep disorders. During the first meeting, a physician specializing in sleep medicine will help facilitate nasal AP (continuous positive airway pressure) equipment checks with a licensed respiratory therapist and help patients get used to using these devices. Learn more about AWAKE.

Anderson Auditorium, Washington West, Room A
Speaker: Nitun Verma, M.D.

  • February 26, 2014 - Different Kinds of Sleep Apnea
    11:00 am - 12:00 noon
  • June 25, 2014 - Health Consequences of Sleep Apnea
    4:15 pm - 5:30 pm

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Washington Township Medical Foundation's Restless Leg Support Group presents
Restless Leg Syndrome Help

Wednesday, March 24, 2014
11:00 am - 12:00 noon
Anderson Auditorium, Washington West, Room A
Speaker: Nitun Verma, M.D.

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Symptoms include:

  • Restless, nervous, or creepy-crawly sensations in the limbs and trunk
  • Relief by movement of the limb
  • More severe in the evening and at night
  • Involuntary jerking of the limbs during sleep and/or during wakefulness
  • Symptoms occur during periods of inactivity
  • Difficulty staying or falling asleep which leads to feeling of daytime tiredness or fatigue

Call (510) 248-1430 for more information.

 

Past Events

AWAKE Support Group for Sleep Disorders
Insomnia

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium, Washington West, Room A
Speaker: Nitun Verma, M.D.

Call (510) 248-1430 for more information.
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Ask the doctor why...

Free Physician's Series on Your Health
Washington Hospital doctors share vital information on keeping healthy

Why Can't I Sleep?
Causes and cures for sleep deprivation

May 17, 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Alma Via of Union City
Assisted Living | Memory Care
Speaker: Nitun Verma, M.D.

The Science of Sleep

On April 21, 2012, Dr. Verma appeared on Parent Talk, on Radio Zindagi, 1550 AM, to talk about sleep disorders in kids today and common sense solutions for parents struggling with their children’s sleep issues. Listen to the broadcast at radiozindagi.com.

Sleeping Problems and Sleep Apnea
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Anderson Auditorium, Washington West, Rooms A, B & C
Speaker: Dr. Verma
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Sleeping Disorders
Tuesday, June 29

1-3 pm
Anderson Auditorium, Washington West
Speakers: Dr. Verma, Dr. Van Tassel
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Sleep Disturbances and how they affect health and lungs
Better Breathing for Life Club

Wednesday, June 23
1-3 pm
Anderson Auditorium, Washington West
Speakers: Dr. Verma

Get Fit, Stay Healthy
Washington Hospital Second Annual Men's Health Fair
Saturday, October 3

9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Anderson Auditorium, Washington West
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Sleep Disorders and Menopause
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
7:00 pm
Women's Center Conference Room, Washington West (1st floor)
Presentation: 45 minutes, Q&A: 15 minutes
2500 Mowry Avenue

Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Diabetes
Thursday, March 5, 2009
7:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium, Washington West
2500 Mowry Avenue

Sleep Disturbances and Sleep Apnea
Tuesday, February 3, 2009
1:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium, Washington West
2500 Mowry Avenue