Dr. Giurgius Speaks at Willow Springs Elementary School
Board Certified General Surgeon Dr. Magdy F. Giurgius recently spoke to
approximately 115 4th grade students at Willow Springs Elementary School.
Healthy Schools Healthy Communities (HSHC) empowers communities like Willow
Springs to build a healthier future for children and families. An initiative
of Missouri Foundation for Health, HSHC brings together schools, community
organizations, businesses, parents and residents to increase access to
healthy food and physical activity where our kids live, learn, and play.
“Doctors and other health care professionals have an important role
to play in our work to help kids reach or maintain a healthy weight.”
said Jim Taylor, Willow Springs R-IV School District Wellness Coordinator.
“We’re so grateful that Dr. Giurgius shared his time and expertise
with our 4th graders. It’s support from leaders in our community that are going
to make a difference.”
Dr. Giurgius is employed by OMC Surgical Specialists Clinic located at
2600 Independence Square in West Plains. To arrange for Dr. Giurgius to
speak, contact OMC Public Relations Department at 417-257-6737.