ARC Gives Back to the Greater Austin Community

Austin Regional Clinic supports health care goals in the Greater Austin Community both by providing health care to individuals,and also by contributing to and participating in programs that focus on improving health conditions for EVERYONE in the eight communities we serve through medical care, screenings, research or education. ARC is proud to support the various local events and organizations listed below.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dr. Shana Godfred-Cato was recruited to work with the Center for Disease Control (CDC) on Zika preparation, due to her work with the National Guard on this issue. She will continue her practice at ARC Kyle Plum Creek on a reduced schedule. This is an exciting opportunity for her and for ARC!

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Teen Heart Screening at ARC Southwest

Championship Hearts Foundation (CHF) provides free heart screenings in Texas for teen athletes, marching band, cheer and drill team members, and any student ages 14 to 18. On July 15, a screening was held at ARC Southwest.

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Dr. Edwards Presents to the International Pediatric Conference

On behalf of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Kimberly Avila Edwards, Pediatrician at ARC Kyle Plum Creek, traveled to the 14th International Pediatric Conference in Monterrey, Mexico. Read more.

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ARC Manor Staff Found this Family Conference Very Engaging

Recently, providers and staff from ARC Manor attended the Family Engagement Conference at Decker Middle School.

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ARC Manor Adds a Splash of Color to Elgin Western Days

ARC Manor providers and staff were thrilled to participate in the 48th Annual Elgin Western Days Festival on June 24.

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Teen Heart Screening at ARC Wilson Parke

Championship Hearts Foundation (CHF) provides free heart screenings in Texas for teen athletes, marching band, cheer and drill team members, and any student ages 14 to 18.

Dr. Jennifer Wu

Light and Salt Association

Dr. Jennifer Wu gave a talk this group, a non-profit community-based organization whose mission is to provide care and services to need Chinese community. Dr. Wu also talked about the clinical research study for osteoarthritis that she is doing at ARC Wilson Parke.

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ARC Helps Austin Blastoff to a Healthy Summer

On June 10, ARC doctors and staff helped Austinites blastoff to a healthy summer at the Summer Fun Launch Party at Whole Foods Lamar. Attendees got a free summer fun checklist for the kids.

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Wise Talk from this ARC Pediatrician

Recently, Dr. Elizabeth Knapp, Pediatrician at ARC Far West, spoke to 100 very wise owls about their futures!

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Kyle Chamber Excellence in Commerce Awards

Drs. Michael de Lota, Reshma Desai, and Conor Hagen represented ARC at this event and, as last year’s winner of the Large Business Award, presented the 2017 award.

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ARC Kyle Plum Creek Doctors and Staff Enjoy Front Porch Days

Front Porch Days is a two-day celebration held in May that brings over 3,000 residents of Kyle and surrounding areas to Plum Creek’s Fergus Park.

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Manor Middle School College & Career Day

Recently Dr. Jacqueline Champlain, Family Medicine physician from ARC Manor, and Mary Brown (ARC Manor Clinic Manager) attended the Manor Middle School College & Career Day.

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Sailors Learn About Careers in Medicine

Recently, Dr. Jennifer Christensen, Pediatrician at ARC South 1st Specialty, spoke to 400 sailors about their futures!

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Kiker Elementary School Career Day

Dr. Marjan Linnell, Pediatrician, ARC Kyle Plum Creek, talked to 5th graders about her career as a pediatrician, and careers in medicine.

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at ARC Now Clinic

The new ARC Now Clinic in Cedar Park was officially opened on May 11, 2017, with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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Big Baby Bash & Family Jam | Prenatal to Preschool Fair

Dr. Alan Rashid, Pediatrician from ARC Round Rock, and Dr. Angelle Oliver and Dr. Ky Nguyen, Pediatricians from ARC Anderson Mill, attended the May 6th Big Baby Bash & Family Jam prenatal-to-preschool fair.

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Mayo en Manor

Dr. Jacqueline Champlain (Family Medicine), Mary Brown (ARC Manor Clinic Manager), Evelyn Carter (ARC Operations Director), Virginia Renteria (ARC South OB Business Office Supervisor), and Brianna Early (ARC Manor Senior Patient Services Coordinator) recently attended the College and Community Awareness Fair at Manor High School.

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Texas Orthopedic Association Meeting

Dr. Jeffrey Padalecki was invited as a speaker for the Texas Orthopedic Association Meeting on May5 - 6, 2017.

Dr. Mike Ward

Ann Richards School Band Color Run

Dr. Mike Ward coordinated this year’s Ann Richards School Band Color Run, a 5K that brings people together for good health, as a fundraiser for the school.

Dr. Vanessa Ven Huizen

Round Rock Christian Academy

Dr. Vanessa Ven Huizen gave a talk to 2nd graders about good health habits at the Round Rock Christian Academy.

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Kyle Chamber Business Expo

On May 4, Dr. Shana Godfred-Cato, Pediatrician, and Rachel Aquilar, Clinic Manager, both from ARC Kyle Plum Creek, joined the Kyle Chamber of Commerce Business Expo.

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Let’s Flamingle Moms Night Out

ARC was happy to have a booth at this very fun event on May 3. The Austin Moms Blog Spring Mom’s Night Out, FLAMINGLE at Mercury Hall! Several ARC Pediatricians attended this May 3 event, giving out great information and swag to these moms.

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Lake Travis Chamber of Commerce Spring Fest

Lake Travis SpringFest is the premier event in the South Lake Travis area. Created and coordinated by the Lake Travis Chamber of Commerce, this festival is the perfect community and family fun event on a perfect spring weekend in Lake Travis.

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Manor Heritage Festival

ARC Manor recently participated in the Manor Heritage Festival in Manor, Texas. Organized by the Manor Chamber of Commerce, this event drew approximately 1200 to downtown Manor on April 29.

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Healthy Kids Day

On Saturday, April 29, the YMCA of Greater Williamson County invited all kids and parents throughout Central Texas to come to the Y and get ready for summer and beyond by committing to being active every day.

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Forever Fabulous

Seton Northwest Hospital and Ignite Women's Health presented 'Forever Fabulous,' an event to celebrate a lifetime of real health and wellness for real women on April 27.

Dr. Omerine Aseh

Community Health Fair, Houston, TX

Dr. Omerine Aseh provided advice on women’s issues at a community health fair. Dr. Aseh is also on the Programs Committee for the organization and the Chair of the Physician Ladies sessions on Balance & Burnout. The event was sponsored by the Association of Cameroonian Physicians in the Americas.

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AAFP Partner Summit, Overland, KS

Dr. Anas Daghestani, ARC CEO & President, participated in the 2017 Texas Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Summit. This year’s focus was Diabetes, and Dr. Dahgestani spoke about ARC’s experience with the IRIS retinal screening program.

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UT McCombs School of Business

Dr. Anas Daghestani, ARC CEO & President, and Patti Parker, Population Health VP, spoke to graduate students about ARC’s experience in participating in ACOs.

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American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Webinar Series

Dr. Shana Godfred-Cato, Pediatrician, was a guest speaker on Zika Virus Syndrome at the American Academy of Pediatrics Webinar Series. She discussed new data coming out of the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the Zika Pregnancy Registry.

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Texas State Legislature

Dr. Anas Daghestani, ARC CEO & President, testified to the Texas Senate, in support of HB 3124, regarding the sharing of dynamic cost for physician-led ACOs.

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Spring Husky Carnival

ARC Leander’s Naomi McFarlin, ARC Leander Patient Services Team Lead and Amy Martin, ARC Leander Senior Patient Services Coordinator, were on hand to educate students, staff, and the Leander community about healthy choices at the Pleasant Hill Elementary Spring Carnival on April 8.

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Texas Academy of Family Physicians

Dr. Donald Brode, Family Medicine, ARC South 1st, addressed the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, and talked about Pre-Exposure Phrophylaxis (PrEP).

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UT McCombs School of Business/Dell Medical School Symposium

Dr. Manish Naik, and Patti Parker, Population Health VP, participated in a panel discussion on the ARC Medical Home Journey on April 6.

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Grandview Hills Elem Spring Fling

ARC Wilson Parke staff hosted a booth at the Grandview Hills Elementary Spring Fling, sponsored by the Grandview Hills Estate HOA on March 31.

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New Austin Regional Clinic Manor Cuts the Ribbon

Manor families are now enjoying a new choice for accessing primary care as with the newly-opened ARC Manor, ARC’s first clinic in the area. 

Manor Chamber Meeting

Manor welcomes ARC!

ARC Manor was the business focus during this welcoming luncheon in Manor, Texas.

Seton Ignite Women’s Healthy Day

Fitness, Inspiration and Fun!

Our Pflugerville staff had a fantastic day focused on balanced living and wellness at the Seton Medical Center Williamson.

Negley’s Elementary

Negley’s Elementary Rainy Race

Negley’s 5k race was held on March 4th, through the neighborhood of Plum Creek.

Living Leander Carnival

ARC Leander Brings Smiles to Living Leander Carnival

ARC Leander’s Dr. Swapna Manthena, Leander Patient Services Team Lead Naomi McFarlin, and Patient Services Representative Ann Jeffcoat were happy to educate families about healthy choices at the Leander Chamber of Commerce’s Living Leander carnival.

Dr. Leary - Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea is More than Just a Snore

Helping ARC patients from diagnosis to treatment, and seeing them regain their quality of life, is one reason Dr. Joseph Leary enjoys working in the Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) specialty.

PFISD Community Health

PFISD Community Health

ARC present in the PFISD Community Health Fair 2017.

Dr. Charity Jackson - Pre-K Corral

Dr. Charity Jackson Connects with Pre-K Corral’s Future Community Helpers

Charity Lynn Jackson, MD, Pediatrics, ARC Cedar Park, connected with preschool students at Liberty Hill’s Pre-K Corral as they learned about being a doctor.

Blazier Elementary Career Day

Blazier Elementary Career Day with ARC docs

Dr. Kymberly Colman, Dr. Mai Duong and Kristen Howell, LVN, spent a wonderful afternoon with the kids at the Blazier Elementary.

River Place Elementary

ARC Wilson Parke “Eats the Alphabet” with River Place Elementary

River Place Elementary School hosted an open house on Wednesday, January 25. ARC Wilson Parke Clinic Manager Gwendolyn Penson and Staff Medical Assistant Nicole Johnson joined River Place Elementary students and families as they learned about their health.

TxDOT Hypertension

Hypertension is More than Just Hype

Helping ARC patients from prevention to diagnosis to treatment, and seeing them regain their quality of life, is one reason Dr. Sean Coughlin enjoys working in Internal Medicine.

Tom Glenn High School

ARC Leander Welcomes Incoming Glenn Grizzlies

Tom Glenn High School, home to the Glenn Grizzlies, hosted an open house on Monday, January 23. Dr. Rodolfo Gutierrez-MaciasARC Leander Patient Services Team Lead Naomi McFarlin, and Patient Services Representative Ann Jeffcoat welcomed incoming 8th grade students and their families.

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Leander ISD Stiles Middle School Career Night

Lynae Harrison, Operations Director and Laura Wills, COO recently attended the Leander ISD’s Florence Stiles Middle School Career Night. Close to 100 students and their parents were in attendance, including ARC’s Dr. David Weeks and his family.

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ARC Gets in the Manor Holiday Spirit

ARC South OB staff joined the Manor Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the holiday season at the 2016 Manor Christmas in the Park, and to provide residents with information about the ARC Manor clinic—coming soon!

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ARC Joins ACC to Accelerate Nursing Careers

Austin Regional Clinic and Austin Community College teamed up to accelerate nursing careers at ACC’s Eastside Campus Nursing Recruitment Fair this December.

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ARC puts on its walking shoes at the ADA Walk to stomp out Diabetes

The American Diabetes Association goes tropical at Hawaiian Falls in Pflugerville.

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ARC Cedar Park Medical Plaza Revitalizes Spa Day

ARC Cedar Park Medical Plaza providers and staff joined Cedar Park Regional Medical Center to provide women with a day of relaxation, rejuvenation, and good health. 

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ARC Supports a Brighter Future for NICU Families

Helping families thrive through and after neonatal intensive care stays and infant loss is a mission held in highest importance for non-profit Hand to Hold. This year, ARC was glad to support the organization as three physicians attended their annual Baby Shower Luncheon.

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Ladies Night and the Feeling’s Right

ARC Kyle Plum Creek joined Austin Mom’s Blog and over 100 fabulous Austin area moms for their fall Mom’s Night Out at TOMS South Congress.

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ARC Wilson Parke Gets in the Halloween Spirit Trunk or Treating

On Halloween eve, ARC Wilson Parke and Steiner Ranch HOA got in the spooky spirit with over 300 West Austin families. From the sweet to the spooky, all had a thriller of a time!

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ARC Celebrates Women in STEM with Girlstart

When it comes to getting girls excited about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, better known as STEM, Girlstart does a fantastic job. This year, ARC continued support of their mission in STEM education, and three of our providers celebrated STEM successes at the Girlstart Game Changers celebration.

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ARC Wilson Parke Welcomes Fall at Steiner Ranch Elementary State Fair

ARC Wilson Parke helped students and families welcome Austin’s cooler season with warm greetings and fun goodies.

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McNeil Mavericks Discover ARC Careers

ARC Anderson Mill Clinic Manager Alisa Collins and Nursing Supervisor Ashley Lee spent the day discussing career opportunities with Austin’s McNeil High School students, home of the Mavericks.

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There was anything but quiet at the Livemom.com Hush Hush Music Bash

Good music, good food, & good company were all present at the Domain during the LiveMom.com Hush Hush Music Bash.

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ARC Kyle soaks some sun on at the Hootenanny on the Hill.

Residents from the Plum Creek Neighborhood bring in fall with Food, Music, and Fun at the Hootenanny on the Hill

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Ignite & Inspire! Wellness for Women

Women’s wellness was the focus for over 200 women at Seton Breast Care Center’s Ignite event, and ARC Medical Park Tower OB was there to offer support and resources for a healthy life.

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ARC Pflugerville Pflys in Pfall at the Pflugerville Pfamily Pfestival & Expo

ARC Pflugerville was present at the Stone Hill Town Center for to ring in fall at the Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce’s annual Pflugerville Pfamily Pfestival & Expo.

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ARC Wilson Parke recognizes Power of Pink

There was nothing but love and support for the women who walked the runway at the Baylor Scott & White Lakeway Power of Pink fashion show.

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ARC goes pink to support the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

ARC sheds purple and goes Pink to show its support for the Komen Foundatio

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ARC walks to end Lupus now

Present at Camp Mabry, Team ARC showed its support in the fight against Lupus.

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