Health Notebook: Hannibal Regional Medical Group forms board of directors

Posted: Jan. 15, 2013 2:38 pm Updated: Feb. 6, 2013 1:15 pm

Herald-Whig Staff Writer

Hannibal Regional Medical Group recently formed a board of directors. This is a step in the formalization of the medical group as a distinct and separate subsidiary unit of Hannibal Regional Healthcare System.

The board of directors is made up of five physicians, three community leaders and a nonvoting nurse practitioner. Board members are Dr. Arvin Abueg, Dr. Pervez Alvi, Dr. Katarzyna Derlukiewicz, Dr. Pierre Gilles, Dr. Dale Zimmerman and Dr. Luvell Glanton; banker Jeriod Turner, banker Steve C. Viorel and retired circuit court judge Robert M. Clayton II; and nurse practitioner Andrea Hawkins.

Upcoming Hannibal Regional events:

º Sweetheart Swing, Feb. 9 at the Quality Inn in Hannibal. There will be a cash bar beginning at 6 p.m. Dinner will follow at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $50 per person or $300 for a table of eight. To reserve a spot, call (573) 629-3577.

º Hoops for Hope, 5:30 p.m. Feb. 14 at the Mabee Sports Complex on the Hannibal-LaGrange University campus. T-shirts are on sale until Jan. 31 at (573) 629-3212. For information, call (573) 629-3577.

º Slam Dunk for a Cure, 6 p.m. Jan. 25 at the Korf Gym in Hannibal. The Hannibal Pirates will take on the Helias Crusaders.

Fitness classes

Quincy Medical Group and NuFIT at River Side Spa are offering fitness classes. Class details and registration information are available at For information, call Angie Asmann at (217) 779-5053.


Blessing Heart and Vascular Center staff members offer blood pressure screenings from 7 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays at Quincy Mall near the Fountain Court.