Media Contacts

Marissa Villasenor

Manager, Office of Public Affairs
Email: marissa.villesenor@hsc.utah.edu
Phone: 801-581-3102

Aug 21, 2015 2:27 PM

Saturday’s health fair is the main event of Be Well Utah: A Family Health Week. In addition to many healthy family activities, a variety of health professionals will be on hand to answer questions and provide information to help Utah families make healthy decisions.

WHAT:     Be Well Utah Health Fair, the main event of Utah’s largest 5-day free family health event.

WHEN:     Saturday, August 22, 2015 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

WHERE:   Rice Eccles Stadium on the University of Utah campus.

WHO:       Utah Jazz, community members and medical professionals

 Activities will also include:

 Utah Jazz Bear and Little Bear, Jazz Fit activities with Jazz Dancers

  • An appearance from Utah Jazz player Trey Burke
  • Cooking demonstrations, recipes and tips
  • Health screenings including blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, bone density, atrial fibrillation, sleep apnea, carotid artery, and behavioral health
  • Medication disposal: Safely dispose of unused or outdated medications at the Pharmacy booth.
  • PAC-12 football field activities

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