El Rio Neighborhood Center Health & Safety Fair

Saturday, March 5, 2011 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

 Free Health Fair for Tucson Community

Free health exams and screenings, guest speakers, free complete medication review, raffle, more than 70 exhibitors, Spanish translators and health info.

Focuses on providing services to the Westside community and promoting a healthy lifestyle.

UA College of Pharmacy Students Team Up with El Rio Neighborhood Center

Tucson, AZ–A free Health and Safety Fair will be held Saturday, March 5, 2010, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the El Rio Neighborhood Center at 1390 W. Speedway Blvd.

 This health fair focuses on reaching out to the underserved portion of the community by offering free exams and health screenings. There will also be speakers talking about various illnesses and disease conditions. Pharmacists and pharmacy students will provide one-on-one medication reviews. To participate, bring to the event the prescription and over-the-counter medicines you take regularly, or bring a medication list that includes complete dosage information. 

There will be more than 70 exhibitors and a raffle. This event is free to the public. Spanish translators will be available.

 

Primary Contacts:

Connie Kwong, UA College of Pharmacy Student, APhA-ASP VP of Public Relations
kwongc@pharmacy.arizona.edu
(623) 202-2116
 

Mariela Vega, El Rio, Health and Safety Fair
Mariela.vega@tucsonaz.gov(520) 791-4683