Campbell Law hosts first-ever community Health and Wellness Fair on Sept. 28

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RALEIGH — Campbell Law School will host its first-ever community Health and Wellness Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 28. The event is free and open to the public and being held in conjunction with the law school’s 10/40 Anniversary “From the Creek to the Capital” Bike Ride.

The event will feature mobile mammograms, oral cancer screenings, cholesterol screenings, diabetes screenings, peripheral arterial disease (PAD) screenings, blood pressure tests, flu shots, public transportation and bike safety education, retinal scans, mental health and wellness education, yoga, free tax preparation, pet health and service dog information and activities for children. Spanish-speaking members of the law school’s Hispanic Law Student Association will be available to help translate for those that might need the service. Those interested in participating in the free yoga lesson should bring a yoga mat or towel.

Anyone interested in a mammogram from Rex Mobile Mammogram is encourage to schedule a time here no later than Sept. 13: https://www.unchealthcare.org/mobile-mammography-open-scheduling/

The Blood Connection will be available for donations, which can be pre-scheduled at https://donate.thebloodconnection.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/134330

All participants who are interested in any of the listed health services are asked to bring a form of government ID and a copy of insurance as applicable to the health fair check-in station.

Sponsors include Rex Healthcare, UNC-Healthcare, Dr. Macon Singletary of North Raleigh Periodontics, Prevent Blindness North Carolina, Colors of Yoga Raleigh, GoRaleigh, Campbell Law Legal Hackers, Hispanic Law Student Association, the Pro Bono Project, Student Animal Defense Fund, the Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and Campbell University School of Medicine.

If you or your organization is interested in sponsoring or participating in the Health and Wellness Fair, please contact Mysty Blagg at mbblagg0524@email.campbell.edu or David Bohm at bohm@campbell.edu.

ABOUT CAMPBELL LAW

Since its founding in 1976, Campbell Law has developed lawyers who possess moral conviction, social compassion, and professional competence, and who view the law as a calling to serve others. Among its accolades, the school has been recognized by the American Bar Association (ABA) as having the nation’s top Professionalism Program and by the American Academy of Trial Lawyers for having the nation’s best Trial Advocacy Program. Campbell Law boasts more than 4,200 alumni, who make their home in nearly all 50 states and beyond. In 2019, Campbell Law is celebrating 40 years of graduating legal leaders and 10 years of being located in a state-of-the-art facility in the heart of North Carolina’s Capital City.

 

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