Pitt-Bradford’s annual Health and Wellness Fair will
be held on April 11, 2013, from 11a.m. to 2p.m. in the Mukaiyama University
Room in the Frame-Westerberg Commons.
than 30 health and wellness providers will offer information, screenings and
demonstrations. Pitt-Bradford’s Office of Student Health Services will sponsor the
fair. Attendance is free of charge and open to the public. There will also be
door prizes and giveaways.
tests include bone density screening by the Bradford Regional Medical Center’s
School of Radiology, “healthy parameters” by UPMC Hamot’s Center for Healthy
Living, body mass index analysis by Pitt-Bradford’s sports medicine program,
sleep disorder screening by Bradford Regional Medical Center and alcohol
screening by Pitt-Bradford Counseling Services. Blood glucose testing will be
provided by BRMC Center for Diabetes and Nutrition. BRMC McKean County VNA and Hospice and Community
Nurses Inc. will both offer blood pressure screenings.
Hairport will offer paraffin hand dips. Other demonstrations include PennDOT’s
impaired/distracted driving simulator, Bradford Therapeutic Massage and Body
Resort’s chair massages and a Tai Chi demonstration by Confucius Institute Scholars
Ada Huang and Lillian Zhang.
vendors will be podiatrist Dr. Gary Smith, Canticle Farm, Metz Culinary
Management, McKean County Veterans’ Affairs, American Cancer Society,
Pitt-Bradford’s Center for Rural Health Practice, MedCare, Fuhrman Chiropractic
Center, Eye Care Professional Associates, Community Resources for Independence,
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Foothills Medical Group, CORE -- Center for Organ
Recovery and Education, Bradford Dental Center, Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Services, BRMC Healthy Beginnings Plus, Pitt-Bradford’s Intramural and
Recreational Sports, Pitt-Bradford Campus Police, The Pavilion at BRMC,
Bradford Family YMCA, and the YWCA Victim’s Resource Center.
addition, Pitt-Bradford student nurses will make presentations on various
more information, contact Marcia Avey in the Office of Student Health Services
at (814) 362-5272 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
disability related needs, contact the Office of Disability Resources and
Services at (814) 362-7609 or email@example.com .