Senior Health Fair

November 2, 2013 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

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If you are 50 or older come join us for FREE screenings!

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November 2, 2013

8 a.m. – noon

Des Moines University
Student Education Center
3300 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50312

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The Senior Health Fair offers

DMU’s Senior Health Fair is hosted by more than 20 student clubs and organizations and overseen by DMU faculty and clinicians. Below is a list of clubs and vendors and the information/screenings they will be offering.

Vendor or club Screenings or information offered
American Osteopathic College of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AOCPMR) Fall Risk Assessment
Anesthesiology Club Pain Management
College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery General Foot Exams
Dermatology Club Skin Cancer Screening
Drake Pharmacy Medication Review
Emergency Medicine Club Blood Pressure Screens
Global Health Club + Psychiatry Club Building a Better Community & Healthier Life
Holistic Medicine Club (HMC) Holistic Medicine and basic Nutrition Information
Homeless Camp Outreach (HCO) & SAMOPS Mental Wellness Screening
IMS/AMA Senior Fitness
Iowa Department of Public Health Flu vaccinations and information
Iowa State University

Cognitive Health & Dementia Screening

ISU Gerontology:  Aging Well

Master’s of Public Health Student Club (MPHSC) Chair Yoga
Medical Students for Choice (MSFC) and Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) Intimacy in Later Life
Neurology Club Vision Screening
OB/Gyn Club Urinary Tract Information
Oncology Club Colorectal Cancer
Physician Assistant Club + Drake Pharmacy Bone Density Scanning via Pixie Scan and Osteoporosis and Bone Density Education
Physical Therapy Department Berg Balance Exam & Physical Fitness Screen
Preventive Medicine Club Exercise Made Easy
Student National Medical Association (SNMA) Sleep Assessment
Student Osteopathic Internal Medicine Association (SOIMA) Glycemic Index
Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) Healthy Living for Older Adults: Exercise, Nutrition, & Weight
Student American Academy of Osteopathy (SAAO) Osteopathic Manual Medicine Treatments
Student Osteopathic Surgical Association- SOSA Geriatric Surgery: What to Expect
Women’s Medical Alliance (WMA) Breast Cancer Awareness

Hospitality and translation services provided by:

  • ACOFP – Check out station
  • AMSA – Greeters
  • Christian Medical Alliance – Hospitality
  • DMU Choir – Entertainment
  • Geriatrics Club – Organizers
  • Sigma Sigma Pi – Registration
  • Sports Medicine Club – Parking lot attendants
  • Student Osteopathic Orthopedic Association – Hospitality

Vendors:

  • Chiropractic Health & Wellness
  • DMU Clinic
  • DMU Library
  • Home Remedies
  • La Clinica
  • McLaren’s Chapel Resthaven
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Physicians Mutual Insurance
  • Ray Society
  • Red Hat Society
  • Senior Helpers
  • Seniors Helping Seniors
  • WesleyLife
  • Zounds Hearing Aids

Details

Date:
November 2, 2013
Time:
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Des Moines University, Student Education Center (SEC)
Phone:
515-271-1400
3300 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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