Events at MSA


Tour de Cure - American Diabetes Association

Date: October 3, 2020
Location: Doko Meadows, Blythewood, SC
Details: This run, walk, and bike event raises funds for the American Diabetes Association.

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Walk to End Alzheimer's

Date: October 24, 2020
Location: Segra Park, Columbia, Sc
Details: This walk raises funds for Alzheimer's research.

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Light the Night Walk

Date: October 29, 2020
Location: South Carolina State House, Columbia, Sc
Details: This walk funds lifesaving treatments, support services, and cancer research for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS).

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2020 Healthcare Observances

Each year, MSA compiles a calendar of health and wellness-related holidays and observances for the benefit of patients, partner organizations and the general public. The list below includes monthly, weekly and daily health observances. Please use this resource as a tool for planning a healthy year!

  • National Blood Donor Month
  • Cervical Health Awareness Month
  • Glaucoma Awareness Month
  • IV Nurse Day: Jan. 25
  • American Heart Month
  • National Wear Red Day®
  • National Cardiac Rehab Week: Feb. 10-16
  • Cardiovascular Professionals Week: Feb. 10-16
  • Heart Failure Awareness Week: Feb. 10-16
  • American Red Cross Month
  • National Pulmonary Month
  • National Social Workers Month
  • Brain Awareness Week: March 11-17
  • National Doctor’s Day: March 30


  • Occupational Therapy Month
  • Volunteer Appreciation Month
  • Parkinson’s Awareness Month
  • Medication Safety Week
  • National Volunteer Week: Apr. 7-13
  • Older Americans Month
  • Oncology Nursing Month
  • National Stroke Awareness Month
  • National Hospital Week: May 12-18
  • National Nursing Home Week®: May 12-18
  • Better Hearing & Speech Month
  • National Arthritis Awareness Month
  • National Home Safety Month
  • Aphasia Awareness Month National
  • Nursing Assistant’s Week
  • Independence Month
  • UV Safety Month
  • Cataract Awareness Month
  • Worldwide MedicAlert Awareness Month
  • National Immunization Awareness Month
  • National Cholesterol Education Month
  • National Ovarian Cancer Month
  • Healthy Aging Month
  • Assisted Living Facility Week
  • Pain Awareness Month
  • National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • National Physical Therapy Month
  • Healthy Lung Month
  • National Physician Assistant Week: Oct. 6-12
  • Pastoral Care Week
  • National Home Care & Hospice Month
  • National COPD Month
  • American Diabetes Month®
  • National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month
  • Hospice and Palliative Care Month

World Aids Day (Dec. 1)