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Friday, June 12, 2009 Spring-Summer 2009   VOLUME 1 ISSUE 1  
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UP COMING HEALTH SCREENING & EDUCATION EVENTS
Free Health Screenings
by EHI Staff

Up Coming Health Screening & Education Events
 
1.             
Vesta- A theatrical reading that examines a family’s struggle with end of life decision making.
Thursday, June 25, 2009 6-8:30 p.m.
Location:
Samuel Merritt University
Health Education Center
400 Hawthorne Avenue
Fountain Auditorium
Oakland, CA 94609
Cost - Free RSVP Meg Stice 925-930-9373
 
2.             
APPEAL- A Progressive Care Educational Curriculum for the Care of African Americans at Life’s End
Friday, June 26, 2009 - 8:30a.m. - 4:30p.m. And Saturday, June 27, 2009 - 8:00 a.m.-noon
Location:
Samuel Merritt University
Health Education Center
400 Hawthorne Avenue
Bechtel Room
Oakland, CA 94609
Cost and Registration - Contact Duke Institute at 919-660-3553
 
3.            
Health Living Festival- Health Screening, Entertainment Prizes, Lunch and More
Friday, June 26, 2009 9:00oa.m. - 2:00pm
Location:
Lake Side Park, Oakland
Cost- Free to Alameda County Residents
 
4.            
Spirit of the Heart - Heart Disease Education
Friday, July 31, 2009 9:30a.m. - 5:00p.m.
Location:
Summit Campus of Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
Summit Street and Hawthorne Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609
Cost - Free
 
5.            
Oakland Chinatown Street Fest - Community Health Fair
Saturday, August 22, 2009 and Sunday, August 23, 2009- 10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m.
Location:
10 Blocks in Oakland’s Chinatown
7th Street to 11th Street and from Broadway to Harrison Street
Oakland, CA 94607
Cost- Free
 
 
 
 
 
Free Blood Pressure Screenings:
 
Weekly Hypertension Drop-in- Clinic Every Thursday from 2:00p.m. - 4:45p.m.
Location:
Byron Rumford Clinic
3260 Sacramento Street - at Alcatraz Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
 
Monthly Hypertension Clinic: The Fourth (4th) Thursday in Every Month from 12:00p.m. - 1:00p.m.
Location:
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center- Summit Campus
3100 Summit Street
South Cafeteria Conference Room
Oakland, CA 94609

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