FREE Men's Health Fair hosted by Austin Weekly News is Sept. 27th

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By West Side Men


September 27th, 2014 at 8:30am -1pm

Loretto Hospital, 645 S. Central, Chicago

If you are a man, this event is for you! Call Alicia today to register at 708.613.3344 or email her at

Don't let your health take a back seat – many health conditions and diseases that face men can be prevented or treated – if found early. You need to understand your risk factors and learn how to improve your overall health. Come learn about common conditions affecting men, while you enjoy a light breakfast, hear from a panel of men's health specialists, receive free screenings and learn about support from vendors. Tours of the newly renovated Loretto Hospital will also be available. 

8:30 a.m. Guest Registration and Breakfast Begins
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Health Screenings, Resource Tables, and Vendor Visits
9:30 a.m. Welcome Message from Tesa Anewishki, Loretto Hospital
9:45 a.m. Message from Austin Weekly News
9:50 - 10:00 a.m. Message From Terry Dean about Colon Cancer/Men's Health
10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Panel Discussion Moderated by Rev. Walter Jones, Fathers Who Care
11:35 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Health Screenings, Resource Tables, and Vendor Visits

• Dr. Trilok Shah, Psychiatrist, Loretto Hospital Behavioral Health
• Jerome Phillips, Director, Loretto Hospital Behavioral Health
• Dr. Aziz Ahmed, Loretto Hospital, Cardiologist
• James Weatherly, the Prairie Group (County Care Enroller)
• Jason James, the Prairie Group (County Care Enroller)
• Al McKinnor, PHd, Prostate Cancer Survivor

There will be chair massages available, provided by Cloud 9 Sports & Therapeutic Massage (Angela D. Page), and Blood Pressure and Glucose Screenings provided by Loretto Hospital Community Health Department.

SPONSORED BY: West Side Men, Austin Weekly News, Loretto Hospital and Fathers Who Care

The James D. Montgomery Men's Health Initiative • Senator Kimberly Lightford • State Representative Camille Y. Lilly • Congressman Danny K. Davis • State Representative La Shawn Ford • Alderman Deborah Graham

Larry Williams State Farm • Mark Pedigo • Fathers Who Care • The Law Offices of Michael Radzilowsky • • The Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving, Ltd. • Hartgrove Hospital • Garfield Park Hospital • Kingdom Community Inc. • 4Management

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