Clarkston Health Fair offers free screenings and fun family activities for people with diabetes

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News — CLARKSTON—Endocrinology experts will provide free health services and fun family activities to the local refugee and immigrant community of DeKalb County during EndoCare®Atlanta, an in-person health education event to be held on Saturday, June 11.

What: The Endocrine Society partners with Emory University, Grady Health, and Clarkston Community Center to bring free health services to Atlanta and hormonal health education. The event will focus on diabetes, obesity and heart health.

Activities: Free wellness activities on offer include diabetes and cholesterol screenings, food, kids’ activities, and healthy cooking demonstrations. Free COVID vaccinations will also be offered for children and adults.

Treating clinicians:

  • Sonya Haw, MD, of Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Priyathama Vellanki, MD, of Emory University School of Medicine
  • Melanie Haines, MD, of Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Mass.


Date:
Saturday, June 11, 2022

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. EDT

Location: Clarkston Community Center, 3701 College Avenue, Clarkston, GA 30021

More information about the event is available on our website: endocrine.org/AtlantaEC

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Endocrinologists are at the heart of solving the most pressing health issues of our time, from diabetes and obesity to infertility, bone health and hormone-related cancers. The Endocrine Society is the world’s oldest and largest organization of scientists dedicated to hormone research and physicians who care for people with hormone-related diseases.

The Society has more than 18,000 members, including scientists, doctors, educators, nurses and students in 122 countries. To learn more about the Society and the field of endocrinology, visit our site atwww.endocrine.org. Follow us on Twitter at @TheEndoSociety and @EndoMedia.

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