Fifth Fridays Lecture Series to Return to St. Mary’s Home

Dr. Joseph Toland, medical director of St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children, will kick off the second season of the “Fifth Fridays at St. Mary’s Home” lecture series designed to raise awareness of issues affecting children with disabilities. Toland will discuss “Prevention of Osteopenia in Children with Special Needs” on April 29 from 1-2 p.m. in the Atrium at St. Mary’s Home, 6171 Kempsville Circle, in Norfolk.

The lecture is free and open to the public, and Target has generously donated gift bags for attendees. RSVP to (757) 622-2208.

Toland is an associate professor at Eastern Virginia Medical School and a pediatrician with North Shore Pediatrics in Norfolk and Virginia Beach. A native of Ireland, Toland attended medical school at National University of Ireland, University College in Dublin. He has been St. Mary’s medical director since 2007.

Save the Date: Learn About GI Problems Related to Special Needs Children

Join us Friday, July 30, for the next installment of the new “Fifth Fridays at St. Mary’s Home” lecture series featuring physicians who work with St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children. We’ve designed the series to raise awareness of issues affecting children with disabilities.

Dr. Marc Tsou, gastrointestinal specialist at Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters, will discuss “GI Problems Related to Special Needs Children.” The lecture will take place from 1-2 p.m. in St. Mary’s Atrium. It is free and open to the public.

RSVP to 757.622.2208 or see our website for more information.

In April, Dr. Larry White, a neurologist at CHKD,  inaugurated the “Fifth Fridays” series  lecture series with a discussion of  “Seizures in the Special Needs Child.”

New Fifth Fridays Lecture Series at St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children

Join us this Friday when Dr. Larry White inaugurates the “Fifth Fridays at St. Mary’s Home” lecture series featuring physicians who work with St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children. We’ve designed the series to raise awareness of issues affecting children with disabilities.

White, a neurologist at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters, will kick things off with a discussion of  “Seizures in the Special Needs Child,” with some time for Q&A. He’ll speak from 1-2 p.m. in St. Mary’s Atrium.

Call 757.622.2208 or see our website for more information.

And mark your calendars for the next “Fifth Fridays” lecture at 1 p.m. on July 30, when Dr. Marc Tsou, GI specialist at CHKD, will discuss “GI Problems Related to Special Needs Children.”