The North Carolina Schweitzer Fellows provided blood pressure and blood glucose checks, information on the new Medicare Act, stroke screenings, and health education covering nutrition, asthma, burn safety, and emergency management. Twelve community organizations offered Smart Start and Parents as Teachers information, cancer education, medical assistance insurance enrollment, substance abuse … [Read more...] about NC Health Fair Serves Over 400 People
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Honoring the recent partnership between the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and the Boston Schweitzer Fellows Program, the 2005-2006 Boston Fellows joined 6,000 others from around New England and the country who walked the Boston Marathon route from Hopkinton to downtown Boston to benefit the Jimmy Fund.Â For 50 years, the Jimmy Fund has been helping Dana-Farber researchers find more effective … [Read more...] about Boston Fellows Raise Over $2,000 for Jimmy Fund
The symposium discussed current projects aimed at improving Baltimore City Schools.Â A student produced documentary was shown followed by a panel discussion. Panelists included 2 producers of the documentary, Facilities Director for the Baltimore City Public Schools, and a Baltimore City teacher.Â Â Most of the 31 persons in attendance were from the Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine … [Read more...] about Holler If You Hear Me!