Tuesday, June 07, 2011 - Broward Health Offers Free Health Screenings at National Baptist Congress

What: National Baptist Congress - Broward Health Community Health Services will offer Free health screenings to Congress participants. 

When: Thursday, June 16, 2011
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Where: Broward County Convention Center
1950 Eisenhower Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Other: Education on select health subjects.

Broward Health Community Health Services will provide free screenings and educational support on select subjects to all National Baptist Congress attendees.  Health screenings will include, but are not limited to, dental, blood pressure, hearing, nutrition, cancer, sickle cell and physical fitness. Broward Health will also be distributing educational collateral, as well as be on hand to answer health fair participants’ questions on topics such as diabetes, cancer and nutrition.

The goal of the National Baptist Congress Health Fair is to provide health screenings to the participants, as well as educate on select subjects, with a successful outcome of health-conscious lifestyle change. 

For information on the National Baptist Congress, visit or call 800-382-6772.

Broward Health, providing service for more than 50 years, is a nationally recognized system offering world class health care services to our neighbors in South Florida. One of the 10 largest public health systems in the nation, Broward Health includes Broward General Medical Center, North Broward Medical Center, Imperial Point Medical Center, Coral Springs Medical Center, Chris Evert Children’s Hospital, Broward Health Weston and more than 30 facilities of the Community Health Services and Broward Health Physician Group. For more information, visit