The Series kicks off with UB WellFest on Friday April 9th. The Friday session will be dedicated to the Faculty, Administration and Staff for WNY largest employer with over 10,000 employees. This event continues a 10+ year campus health expo tradition that has a history of attracting thousands of attendees.
- University at Buffalo - Alumni Arena
- April 9, 2010
- 11:00am - 2:00pm
Welcome to Buffalo Wellfest!!!!!
WNY's Largest and Most Comprehensive Employee Healthy Living Exposition
- Produced by:
- Harmony Expositions
What you will find at Buffalo Wellfest?
- Health Screenings - Take the first step to healthy living with
our FREE confidential screenings provided by
- Peak Flow Respiratory
- Blood pressure
- Blood Glucose
- Additional Screenings provided at exhibitor booths
- Spinal Analysis
- Vision Testing
- Bone Density
- Bone Mass Index
- Pre-event blood draw
- PSA (males 40 & Over)
- Lipids (Cholesterol)
- Blood Count
- UB FIT
Employee must sign-up in advance by calling 645-2286
- Cardiovascular Risk Analysis
- Grip Strength
- Height & Weight
- % of Body Fat
- Blood Pressure
- Heart Rate
- Submaximal aerobic capacity test
- Skin Screening - hands, arms and face - advance sign-up call 885-4832
- UB MD
- Surgery - Carotid screenings
- Ophthalmology - Glaucoma screenings
- Pathology & Kaleida Lab - Blood draws
- Nuclear Medicine - bone density screening
- Pediatrics - BMI (Body Mass Index)
- Family Medicine - Blood Pressure screening
- Healthy Living providers ranging from traditional to alternative medicines provide the full array of medical and health decision-making options. Treatment demonstrations provide animation, education and inspiration.
- A Farmers Market offers fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers and healthy comestibles for purchase
- Nutritional Supplements, nutriceuticals, aromatherapy & essential oils, natural body & skin care products, Herbal medicines for purchase.
- Nutritious & Healthy Choice menu items will be available for tasting from Buffalo's finest eateries and food purveyors.
- Fitness experts purvey the latest in-home and club solutions. Entertainment and Recreation offerings are available to alleviate the stress of everyday routine.
- Doctor, Hospital, pharmaceutical, primary and specialty health care providers can be approached on a personal level.
- Financial services, retirement planning, insurance and senior care providers assist in making the transition beyond employment a joyful experience.
- And of course there are Raffle Prizes Galore!
Raffle Prizes - How do YOU win?
We have loads of raffle prizes for attendees to win. It may be a soothing massage, a relaxing weekend getaway or a sumptuous gift basket of healthy treats. There are always prizes galore when you attend Buffalo Wellfest.
Each attendee earns one Raffle Ticket by walking through the door. Fill out the back of your admission ticket and drop the completed ticket at the Raffle desk located in the lobby!
All Raffle Prize winners will be notified via email and must pick up their prize at the time and place indicated.
All prizes not picked up at the designated time and place will be donated to charity.