Kernersville Medical Center
a department of Forsyth Medical Center

Seminars and events

Cancer Survivorship Seminars

Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center offers a variety of seminars that are open to the public.

For more information or to register for a seminar, please call:


Cancer Survivorship Seminars are free and held on the dates below at 5:30 p.m. at Kernersville Medical Center.

What to Eat When You Have Cancer: Practical Tips on How to Shop

Eating healthy and receiving proper nutrition is extremely important for cancer patients due to weakened immune systems. Learn more about how to maintain and shop for the right diet.
Date: Thursday, January 10
Speaker: Dr. Judy Hopkins, Medical Oncologist

Hereditary Cancer and Genetics

Get answers to frequently asked questions about which cancers are inherited, which gene mutations cause these kinds of cancers, how they are passed down, and screening recommendations.
Date: Tuesday, February 26
Speaker: Dr. Judy Hopkins, Medical Oncologist

Chemo Brain: Causes and Treatment Options

Cancer drugs may cause certain changes in the brain. Memory problems commonly called "chemo brain" can be a debilitating side effect of cancer and its treatment. Get answers to the causes of chemo brain and its treatment options.
Date: Tuesday, March 26
Speaker: Dr. Judy Hopkins, Medical Oncologist

Weight-loss seminars

Novant Health Bariatric Solutions

Join us for a free seminar to learn about our surgical weight loss options and how we can help you achieve and maintain a healthy weight and a more vibrant lifestyle. The waiting is over. Let’s regain your life.

2014 seminar dates
  • March 10 and 24
  • April 14 and 28
  • May 12 and 26
  • June 9 and 23
  • July 14 and 28
  • August 11 and 25
  • September 8 and 22
  • October 13 and 27
  • November 10 and 24

Choose the date that works best for you, then call 336-564-4950 to register. All seminars begin at 5 p.m. The seminar location will be provided when you register.