Berkeley College Educates Community About Blood Pressure and Healthy Living at the Newark Public Library

TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017
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Photo Caption: Faculty from the Berkeley College School of Health Studies program provide free blood pressure screenings and educational resources about healthy living to visitors of the Newark Public Library on May 1, 2017. The event is the first of two health fairs overseen by the Berkeley College Library in recognition of National High Blood Pressure Education Month, with Whole Foods Market, Inc., providing healthy snacks. The next health fair at the Newark Public Library, located at 5 Washington Street, takes place on May 10, 2017, from 12 noon to 3 p.m.

Click here to read more about the Berkeley College health fairs at the Newark Public Library.

Above, Suzan Melik, MD, Associate Chair, Medical Assistant Program, Berkeley College School of Health Studies (far right), shares educational resources about high blood pressure and healthy living with Erica Robison, Admissions Associate, Berkeley College in Newark (far left), while Hanan Soliman, MD, Professor, Medical Assistant Program, Berkeley College School of Health Studies (second from right), measures the blood pressure of Sybil Bost, Community Liaison, Whole Foods Market, Inc., (second from left).

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