Take Charge of Your Health and Wellness at Free Event on May 13

Hodges University News

Hodges University’s School of Allied Health will host the 2016 Health and Wellness Fair from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Friday, May 13. The event will be held on the Naples campus, which is located at 2647 Professional Way, Naples, FL 34119. This event is free and open to the public.

This year’s event will feature complimentary health screenings, BMI and blood pressure checks, vision and hearing screenings, chiropractic care and spinal screening, foot and gait analysis, free massages, health and wellness education and products, fitness demonstrations, personal training, door prizes, raffles and more. The Bloodmobile from the Community Blood Center will also be on campus accepting blood donations.

“Hodges University invites the community to our campus to learn about healthy living and wellness from local health care professional experts. Our goal is to engage the community with health professionals from within Collier County, as well as provide an opportunity for potential students to visit our campus,” said Tracy Ramsay, MSN, RN, CNE, assistant professor and director of program development in the School of Allied Health.

From 9:15 a.m. to noon, medical professionals will be on site to discuss various topics relating to health and wellness. Dr. Caroline Cederquist, physician at the Cederquist Medical Wellness Center, will discuss “Nutrition for Healthy Living,” followed by Dr. Allen Weiss, CEO of NCH Healthcare System, who will provide information about the “Blue Zones” project. Additional guest speakers include Margo English with Vitas Healthcare, who will share insights on “Coping Strategies for Healthy Living,” and Shawn King, ARNP, FNP-BC, MS, an advanced registered nurse practitioner, who will discuss “Yoga – Is It for Me?” 

Adam Corcoran with Healthy Living Caravan and MJ Scarpelli with Vitas Healthcare will also be in attendance. Hodges University would like to thank Vistas Healthcare and Healthy Living Caravan for co-sponsoring this year’s event.

About the School of Allied Health:
The School of Allied Health at Hodges University provides a number of high-quality undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificate programs to prepare students for entry into the exciting professional world of healthcare.

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