December classes and events – Northside Hospital


Each month, Northside offers screenings, webinars and events to help keep you and your family physically and emotionally healthy. Please scroll below to find some of our upcoming healthy happenings.
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This program is being provided in partnership with the Cancer Support Community Atlanta and Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Featuring Northside hepatobiliary surgeon and surgical oncologist Dr. Eddie Abdalla, registered dietitian Robin Benardot, and patient survivor Cristall Harkins. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions.
This event will take place at the Cancer Support Community Atlanta, 1100 Johnson Ferry Road NW, Building 2, Suite LL90, Atlanta, GA 30342. In-person and virtual options are available. Learn more at
Northside Hospital Celebration of Lights returns Saturday, Dec. 3. The free event will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Etowah River Park, 600 Brown Industrial Parkway, Canton, GA 30114.
Bring your family and friends and enjoy holiday entertainment from local groups and schools, photos with Santa Claus and many other activities for the kids. 
MUST Ministries will be collecting new and very gently used winter coats at this event. All sizes are needed for kids and adults.
More information and free online registration for the event is available at
Lights on the Christmas trees at Northside Hospital locations represent those who have been affected by cancer. Give symbolic tribute lights in honor or memory of loved ones or your physician until Dec. 31. Learn more at https://give.northside.
In partnership with the Cancer Support Community Atlanta, Northside Radiation Oncology Consultants’ Dr. Ahmed Ali will discuss prostate cancer, treatment options and whether a hydrogel rectal spacer may be an option for you. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions during the live Q&A.
Learn more about and register for this virtual program at
Join Northside Hospital experts for a weekly “virtual” presentation of timely health information.
Presentations take place over Zoom. There is no cost to participate. All presentations begin at Noon and last approximately one hour. 
Wednesday, December 7
Healthy Cooking for the Holidays
Savannah Duffy with Northside Hospital
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Wednesday, December 7
Managing Stress During Stressful Times
Northside Hospital Behavioral Health Department
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Meeting ID: 826 3373 6222; Passcode: 495563
Wednesday, December 14
Staying Healthy During the Holidays
Melissa DuBois with Northside Primary Care Associates
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