Free senior health fair

October 11, 2008 —

Annual DMU Senior Health Fair

On Saturday, November 1, 8 a.m. – noon, Des Moines area residents 50 and older are invited to the DMU Senior Health Fair.

The annual event is organized by the Geriatrics Club and will be staffed by 50+ DMU students, plus faculty & staff.

It’ll be held in the Student Education Center (the new building in the center of campus) at 3300 Grand Ave. in Des Moines.

Check it out for:

  • Free blood pressure, blood glucose & bone density screenings
  • Free foot/ankle screenings
  • Free osteopathic manipulative treatment 
  • Free medical review (bring your list of meds)
  • Flu shots (suggested donation but if you can’t afford it, they are free)

AARP is a sponsoring partner and DART will offer a free bus ride to anyone 65 or older showing photo ID with birthdate.

 

 Learn more or get directions!


Courtney Tompkins has been part of the DMU marketing team since Nov. 2005 and loves promoting a school she believes in so thoroughly. Proud daughter and patient of DMU alumni, Courtney knows, first-hand, that Des Moines University is doing a world of good. A fan of all outdoor festivals, fruity drinks and nearly all edibles, she has a hard time narrowing down her list of favorite places to go and things to do but lists the Iowa State Fair as an all-time fave. She loves her 8-minute commute to DMU from Urbandale, a suburb of Des Moines. She and husband Tyler are owned by three large dogs, Tonka, Tucker and Tank.
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