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COM- 5th Annual Minority Health Summit to be held on April 16th

posted Mar 3, 2011, 4:28 AM by Upstate Admin NPHCGG   [ updated Mar 12, 2011, 3:55 AM by Bobby Clark ]

Greenville, South Carolina - The 5th Annual Minority Health Summit will be held on Saturday, April 16 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Carolina First Center (One Exposition Drive • Greenville, SC).  The Summit is sponsor by the Greenville Hospital System ( & University Medical Center in partnership with Bi-Lo and 107.3 JAMZ ( The Keynote session will be on “Impacting & Transforming Lives” with keynote Speaker, Donna Richardson Joyner, renowned Fitness Expert.

Summit will include Lunch, Breakout Sessions & other Panel Discussions. This list of topics will include the following:

  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure & heart disease
  • Dementia & Alzheimer’s
  • Allergies & asthma
  • Nutrition & portion control
  • Stress management
  • Exercise & healthy lifestyles
  • Barbershop & Beauty shop talks
  • Youth health
  • Safe kids & accident prevention

Admission is free for adults and youth 13 years and older.  However, registration is required: Visit or call toll-free 1-877-GHS-INFO (1-877-447-4636) to register and more information. Interpretation services in Spanish will be provided.

Bobby Clark,
Mar 3, 2011, 4:39 AM