April 17, 2015

Program - Dr. Justin Vitrax, Medical Director, Cardiovascular Performance Clinic,                                       Beaumont Hospital - The Beneficial Effects of Exercise Related to Heart Health

Dr. Justin Trivax is a Birmingham resident.  He was born and raised in West Bloomfield.  He then went to the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor where he majored in sociology.  In 1999, he started medical school at the Wayne State School of Medicine and graduated in 2003. 


He started an internal medicine residency at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, continued as the chief medical resident.  He did a cardiology fellowship at Beaumont as well and continued as the chief cardiology fellow.  He then performed an advanced interventional cardiology fellowship at Beaumont Hospital and served as the chief interventional cardiology fellowship.


He has been on staff at Beaumont Hospital since that time and is also on staff at St. John Providence, St. John Oakland, and St. John Macomb Hospital.  He serves as  the medical director of Millennium Cardiology which is a division of Michigan Healthcare Professionals.

Discussion - Lisa Kaplan, Counseling Head, Henry Ford Hospital System
                              Drugs - Not in My Family

Lisa Kaplan, LMSW, CAADC, ACSW, received her B.A. and M.S.W. from the University of Michigan.  She has worked for over 20 years with families and individuals confronting drug and alcohol addiction, both as a clinician and as a program supervisor.  


She is currently Director of Community and Family Education programs and serves on the clinical treatment team at Henry Ford Health System’s Maplegrove Center in West Bloomfield.  


Ms. Kaplan also oversees substance abuse education programs in Oakland and Macomb Country area public school districts, as well as being a frequent speaker to groups on the subjects of addiction and the stresses faced by families of those addicted.

April 24, 2015


Lynn Henning, Detroit News Sports Columnist

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Bill Winkler of Kavanaugh, Winkler & Associates

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