Category: Classes & Events

Washington University Medical Center campus renewal plan presented to CWE group

Washington University Medical Center campus renewal plan presented to CWE group

Here’s your chance to look back at the history and peek at the future of the Washington University Medical Center.
We encourage Central West End residents to come listen to Barnes-Jewish Hospital president Rich Liekweg discuss plans for the medical center campus at 9:15 a.m., this Saturday, May 5, at Rosati-Kain High School, 4389 Lindell.
Rich’s presentation, “Washington University Medical

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Working to inhale: Free asthma screening to assess breathing problems

Working to inhale: Free asthma screening to assess breathing problems

If you or your children have ever had trouble breathing, you might want to take advantage of a free asthma screening from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 12, at the St. Louis Science Center.
The event is sponsored by the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology with physicians and staff from Washington University and

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A Thank You to St. Louis Emergency Responders

A Thank You to St. Louis Emergency Responders

We want to thank the emergency medical service (EMS) responders for their outstanding work in handling Saturday’s incident near Busch Stadium. As you may have heard, dozens were injured after heavy winds associated with a thunderstorm blew over a tent at a bar near the ballpark.
At Barnes-Jewish, EMS sent us nine patients with several

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Actress and Vocalist Minnie Driver to Perform Saturday at Annual "illumination" Gala — On Bad Ankle

We’re excited to welcome award winning actress and vocalist Minnie Driver this Saturday at our annual “illumination” gala. It’s a great event the Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital hosts to raise money for cancer research at the Siteman Cancer Center.
However, Driver won’t be dancing to any of the songs she’ll be performing this weekend. In

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Congrats to Our Golf Expo Winners

Congrats to Our Golf Expo Winners

The St. Louis Golf Expo greeted hundreds of avid—and casual—golfers at its 2012 event in the St. Charles Convention Center, Jan. 20-22. Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University Orthopedics were part of the crowd of sponsors and presenters that numbered more than 90. If you stopped by one of our three booths, you had a chance to meet

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Justin Imm: Golf Expo Winner

Justin Imm: Golf Expo Winner

Our winner of the Callaway golf bag, Justin Imm of Waterloo, Ill., is fairly new to the game of golf. “I just started golfing last year due to some friends wanting to try it,” Justin says. “I never really thought I would like it because I had always played football….” But the sport seems to

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Mark Keller: Golf Expo Winner

Visiting the Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University Orthopedics booths at the recent St. Louis Golf Expo turned out to be a pretty good thing for Mark Keller, who won the Callaway Diablo Octane driver by dropping his name into our contest box.
Mark reports that he plays quite a bit of golf, “probably 75 rounds

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Todd McKee: Golf Expo Winner

Todd McKee, one of five winners in the golf giveaway sponsored by Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University Orthopedics at the recent St. Louis Golf Expo, is going to do one of the only decent things a married man can do when he wins a woman’s Taylor Made golf bag. “I’ll use the bag for my

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Eric Holt: Golf Expo Winner

Eric Holt: Golf Expo Winner

When we contacted Eric Holt to tell him he’d won the iPad 2 in the Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University Orthopedics St. Louis Golf expo giveaway, he told us he’d “just returned from a two-day Florida trip” to play golf. And, he added, he is “looking to play in the Denver and Minneapolis areas

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Tammie Byers: Golf Expo Winner

Tammie Byers stopped by the Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University Orthopedics booths at the recent St. Louis Golf Expo and filled out an entry form for our golf giveaway contest. It seems fitting that she won the $100 gift card to Buffalo Wild Wings because she and her golf tournament team members are big

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