CONTACT: TOM WALLJASPER
8798 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: Oct. 5, 2000
University of Iowa Health Fairs Celebrate Health and Wellness
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa faculty and staff are invited to celebrate
health and wellness by attending the University of Iowa Health Fairs.
Like last year, the fairs will be held on two different dates and at two
locations. Free blood pressure and cholesterol testing as well as health risk
assessments will be available at both locations.
The health fair at UI Hospitals and Clinics will take place on Tuesday,
Oct. 24 in the Activities Therapy Gym (First Level near elevator J in the
Pappajohn Pavilion) from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
On Thursday, November 2, the health fair will take place in the 2nd Floor
Ballroom of the Iowa Memorial Union (IMU) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
University of Iowa Health Fairs provide the opportunity for University of
Iowa faculty and staff to learn about health and wellness, the University
of Iowa's health care plans, UI Family Care providers, and a variety of other
health-related services on campus.
The health fairs are co-sponsored by the UI Hospitals and Clinics Staff
Activities Program, UI Wellness, and University of Iowa Health Care.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of
Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires
an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please call Ruth
Hurlburt in advance at 353-2314.
University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership between
the UI College of Medicine and the UI Hospitals and Clinics and the patient
care, medical education and research programs and services they provide.