Health and Wellness Expo on April 21

March  1, 2010

LWTC Health and Wellness Expo Focuses on Healthy Lifestyle Choices

Have you heard the buzzword "Wellness" and wondered exactly what it means? Do you look in the mirror and wonder how your lifestyle is affecting your health? Do you think it is too late or too difficult to adapt a healthier lifestyle? Are you ready to start realizing what "living life to its fullest" really means?

2010 Health & Wellness FlierTake the first step to developing a healthier lifestyle by attending Lake Washington Technical College's (LWTC) 2010 Health and Wellness Expo, sponsored by Evergreen Healthcare and Eastside Spine and Wellness. The Expo will be held in the college's Kirkland Campus East Building Mall on April 21, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. The Kirkland Campus is located at 11605 132nd Avenue, Kirkland 98034.

The Expo will open with a keynote address, feature a panel discussion of healthcare issues by industry experts and have employment and educational opportunities and informational displays from local health and wellness companies.

It also serves as a recruiting event for LWTC's Allied Health Programs, which offers programs in Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, Dental Assistant, Dental Hygiene and Emergency Medical Technician. For more information, please visit LWTC's Web site at www.lwtc.edu.

Keynoting the Expo will be Dr. Cedric Bryant, Ph.D., FACSM, and Chief Science Officer at American Council on Exercise (ACE). His address, Just the Facts: Answers to Your Health & Fitness Questions, will separate fact from fiction regarding many health topics, including aerobic training, strength training, weight control, nutrition and sports medicine. Dr. Brown will speak at 9:00 AM.

The exhibitors section of the Expo will open at 10:00 AM and include information booths from local hospitals, health and fitness clubs, chiropractic clinics, yoga, self defense, nutritional products, skilled nursing centers, LWTC's Allied Health Programs, the American Red Cross and many more.

A panel of health industry experts will discuss Healthcare Resources for one hour starting at 11:00 AM.

The Expo will conclude at 1:00 PM.

LWTC Health and Wellness Expo Schedule of Events
9:00 - 10:00 AM: Keynote address. Dr. Cedric Bryant, Ph.D., FACSM.
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Vendor displays
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Healthcare Resources Panel Discussion
1:00 PM: Expo closes