The next speaker at the Senior Men's Club of New Canaan will give his prognosis on the future of medicine.

Dr. Henry Beecher, a gastroenterologist, will address the club at 10 a.m. Sept. 19 in Morrill Hall at St. Mark's Church.

Beecher, in addressing the future of medicine, will also examine its past, how doctors relate to patients and technological advances, according to club publicity.

Beecher, who is affiliated with Stamford Hospital, received his medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. He has been in practice for 13 years, specializing in gastroenterology and hepatology.

The Senior Men's Club of New Canaan is open to new members 55 years old and over. Visit www.smcnc.org for more information or call Jerry Transue, the membership chairman, at 203-966-6050.