B.A.A. 5K Registration Opens Jan. 17
Registration for the Boston Athletic Association’s (B.A.A.) 5K opens Wednesday, Jan. 17, at 10 a.m. The B.A.A. 5K will be held on Saturday, April 14. Support trauma research and care by running or walking with the Stepping Strong 5K team while honoring the Boston Strong spirit. Register here.
Medication Take-Back Day, Jan. 19
The Brigham is hosting a Medication Take-Back event on Friday, Jan. 19, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., on the Tower 2 mezzanine. Bring unused or expired prescription medications for safe disposal. All drop-offs are confidential. Giveaways will be available for the first 100 participants. To view a list of items that can be accepted, visit BWHPikeNotes.org.
Partners Online College Preparation Program Begins Jan. 22
Are you interested in going to college, but not sure you have the time? Have you considered taking an online class, but not sure you have what it takes to succeed? The Partners Online College Preparation Program can help. Visit partners.org/ocpp to learn more and to sign up. The next cohort begins Monday, Jan. 22. Contact Kathryn Decelles at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-435-6514 with questions.
Third Annual V-Day Event at BWH, Feb. 9
BWH’s third-annual event honoring V-Day will take place on Friday, Feb. 9, 12:30-2 p.m., in Bornstein Amphitheater. V-Day is a celebration of female empowerment and is held to recognize, and begin to remedy, issues of violence against women and girls. This year’s event will focus on screening for domestic violence in medical settings. Visit BWHPikeNotes.org to learn more.