1st Annual Community Health Fair and Educational Event
Please join us for our first annual health and education event!
This event is free to the public, there will be health screenings and vendors on site, as well as educational talks throughout the day.
Vendors please click on the event information link below for pricing and requirements.
You can also print and mail your form below:
Health Fair 2019 Agenda
Introduction and Welcome
Dr. Fidel Barrantes
Felicia C De Vaca
How my kidneys work, what is Chronic Kidney disease, how can I protect my kidneys from progressing to later stages of CKD?
Dr. Dale Erickson
Renal Medicine Associates
9:20 am- 9:50 am
What is high BP? And how it affects my heart and blood vessels?
Dr. Mihaela Bujoi
Presbyterian Heart Center
10:00 am-10:30 am
I have CKD 3/4 what should I eat? and how can lose weight by changing my food habits?
RD Lori Levine
Renal Nutritionist specialist -Fresenius Medical Care
10:35- 11:10 am
I have CKD and Diabetes mellitus, Does foot health matter?
Dr. Sara Meleh
Albuquerque VA Medical Center- Podiatry section
Mental health in chronic Kidney disease
Dr. Tien Nguyen
Blue Cross Blue Shield
11:50 am-12:25 pm
My journey from kidney failure to becoming a Kidney Transplant recipient
Closing remarks and invitation to volunteer with the New Mexico Kidney Foundation
Felicia C de Vaca