Recognize the Warning Signs and Reduce Your Risk
WHAT: Free health screenings and information about the prevention and treatment of heart disease.
- Balance assessment
- Blood pressure
- Bone density
- “Ask the Experts” from:
- American Heart Association
- UPMC McKeesport Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Center
- UPMC stroke educators
WHY: While heart disease and stroke are among the most widespread health problems, they also are among the most preventable.
Improve your cardiovascular health and quality of life by learning more about the warning signs of heart disease and stroke, and about advanced treatments.
- Matthew E. Harinstein, M.D., UPMC cardiologist
- Edward J. Mistler, D.O. , UPMC neurologist
WHEN: 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 24
- 12 p.m., screenings and lunch
- 1 p.m., presentation
WHERE: UPMC McKeesport, Kelly Conference Center, Ground Floor, Kelly Building, 1500 Fifth Ave., McKeesport, Pa., 15132
Hospital garage parking and lunch are free, however registration is required. Call 412-664-2306 to reserve your space.
Note to Media: To cover this event, prearrangements must be made by contacting Stephanie Stanley at 412-855-8690 or StanleySL@upmc.edu.