HealthLinks Charleston Sept/Oct 2022

12 | www. Char l es tonPhys i c i ans . com | www.Hea l thL i nksChar l es ton . com HEALTHY AREA EVENTS l ving SEPTEMBER 23 TO 25 South Carolina and North Carolina chapters - American College of Cardiology’s 29th Annual Joint Meeting Starts at 11:30 a.m. September 23 Kiawah Island An outstanding program with nationally known faculty, including cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, cardiac care associates, nurses, program administrators and guests from across the Carolinas and other states. OCTOBER 1 30th Annual Isle of Palms Connector Run 8 a.m. A 5K and 10K charity race to raise money to fight child abuse in the Charleston area. This race has donated more than $1 million over the past two decades to nonprofits working to heal children and families who have been harmed by child abuse. SEPTEMBER 24 5K Partial Trail Run & Family Fun Walk 9 a.m. Mount Pleasant This 19th annual family-friendly race benefits the Carolina Children’s Charity and will take place at Palmetto Islands County Park. OCTOBER 11 Blood Cancer Support GroupCharleston 11:30 a.m. Virtual This group will address specific issues related to blood cancer diagnosis and will provide an opportunity for attendees to discuss concerns, anxieties, feelings related to illness, treatment and other related issues. Registration is required, but there is no fee. This event is being offered by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.