The theme for the 8th annual New York University and VillageCare Take Charge of Your Health Today! Community Health Forum and Expo is "Your Pain Matters - Understanding and Speaking About Chronic Pain." The event will kick off at 11:00 am with a health care expo at which participants can be tested for blood pressure and blood glucose, receive an oral health screening, learn hands-on CPR, and receive important information about a variety of topics that matter to older adults and the people who care for them.
After the expo, a panel of distinguished professionals will address important wellness issuess, focusing on understanding and treating chronic pain to improve your quality of life. Dr. Max Gomez, the CBS Emmy award-winning TV medical reporter, will moderate. Guests will need to RSVP for this event by filling out the online RSVP form or by calling 212-992-7323.
Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Time: 11:00 am until 2:00 pm
Location: New York University Kimmel Center's Rosenthal Pavilion at 60 Washington Square South, 10th Floor (at the corner of LaGuardia Place and West 4th Street)
Free and open to the public.
Sponsored by VillageCare and New York University.
Beginning at noon, Dr. Max Gomez will moderate a panel of distinguished professionals, who will each provide a presentation on a variety of topics. Some key issues to be addressed are:
Distinguished panelists include:
A complimentary light lunch and information materials will be provided. Closed captioning will be available for this event.
Community members interested in attending should RSVP by filling out the online form or by calling New York University at (212) 998-2329.