Austin Speech Labs, St. David's Healthcare, and The University of Texas Dell Medical School will co-host a Health Fair on October 29, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM in honor of World Stroke Day. Register for the Health Fair.
This health fair is a free event for community members. stroke survivors, and caregivers. It will feature free health screeners and showcase local services that support stroke prevention, awareness, and recovery.
Keynote Speakers: 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM:
Steven Warach, M.D,, Ph.D., The University of Texas Dell Medical School, Department of Neurology, Stroke Institute - Prevention and Current Stroke Treaments
Robert Lee, M.D., St. David's Rehabilitation Hospital - Post-stroke Rehabilitation
Stroke survivors are at higher risk for recurrent stroke, and managing health is the best prevention. Lifestyle risk factors include obesity, diabetes, and high blood pressure. Regular health check-ups are important. Read more about stroke prevention here.
We look forward to celebrating health, raising awareness of stroke prevention, and supporting recovery on World Stroke Day! We hope to see you there.