Mercy Spinal Surgeon and Marathoner Dr. Charles Edwards II to Participate in Annual 5k Run to Support Marian House
On Sept. 26th, 2015, the 7th annual Marian House 5K Run and Walk, to support and celebrate the women of Marian House, will be held at 9 a.m. from Lake Montebello in Baltimore City. Dr. Edwards, noted spine surgeon of The Maryland Spine Center at Mercy Medical Center, leads a pre-race stretching and warm-up session for the race. Recently, writer Michelle Bond met with Dr. Edwards at his home for an interview regarding Dr. Edwards’ commitment to the mission of the Sisters of Mercy and his support for Marian House.
Read Dr. Edwards' interview with writer Michelle Bond.
Founded in 1874 in downtown Baltimore by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Medical Center is a 183-licensed bed acute care university-affiliated teaching hospital. Mercy has been recognized as a top Maryland hospital by U.S. News & World Report; a Top 100 hospital for Women’s Health & Orthopedics by Healthgrades; is currently A-rated for Hospital Safety (Leapfrog Group), and is recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Magnet Hospital. Mercy Medical Center is part of Mercy Health Services (MHS), the parent of Mercy’s primary care and specialty care physician enterprise, known as Mercy Personal Physicians, which employs more than 200 providers with locations in Baltimore, Lutherville, Overlea, Glen Burnie, Columbia and Reisterstown. For more information about Mercy, visit www.mdmercy.com, MDMercyMedia on Facebook, Twitter, or call 1-800-MD-Mercy.