News & Events

October 2013

Backus physician to host encore gout seminar

NORWICH – The Backus Arthritis Center and Rheumatology Department will host a community education event about gout on Tuesday, Oct....

Backus to sponsor smoking cessation program

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will offer the American Lung Association’s “Freedom From Smoking”® program focusing on group...

Backus physician to appear on ESPN

Anthony Alessi, MD, a neurologist on the Backus medical staff and Medical Director of the Backus Stroke Center, will be...

2013 Laura Beth Seder Memorial Golf Tournament

The 2013 Laura Beth Seder Memorial Golf Tournament that took place Friday, Oct. 4, 2013 was a great success. Thanks to the sponsors and to the thirty teams of players who participated. Also, thanks to the staff at the Mohegan Sun Country Club at Pautipaug. Funds raised from this meaningful outing will be directed to the Laura Beth Seder Memorial Fund in support of the Backus Breast Health Initiative.