PCOM Wellness Fest
Saturday, September 22, 2018

September 22, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
4170 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131

Thank you to everyone who attended Wellness Fest 2018. Nearly 600 people attended the event from 97 different zip codes. Save the date for next year's Wellness Fest on September 21, 2019!

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Free Healthcare Screenings

Healthcare activities include:

  • Blood pressure screenings
  • Flu shots
  • Glucose screenings/A1C
  • Height/weight/BMI screenings
  • Speech screenings
  • Vision screenings
  • Hearing screenings

Kids' Activities

The PCOM Wellness Fest will include a number of activities for children including:

  • The Vetri Community Partnership’s Mobile Teaching Kitchen – 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Story Times with The Free Library of Philadelphia – 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 12:30-1:00 p.m.
  • Balloon artists
  • Caricatures
  • Face painting
  • Bouncy house
  • Kids’ handwashing activity

Fitness Classes

Attendees will have the opportunity to take part in the following fitness class:

  • 10:30-11 a.m. – BeautiFitStrong Bootcamp with Audra Anusionwu
  • 11:15-11:45 a.m. – Maria Rossi Cardio Fitness
  • 12-12:30 p.m. – Maria Rossi Strength Training Fitness
  • 1-2 p.m. – Line Dancing with LadyBug Entertainment
  • 2:30-3 p.m. – Yoga with Christine

Cooking Demonstrations

Presented by CulinArt – 10:30-12:00 p.m. and 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Live Entertainment

  • Live music with DJ Silverdown
  • More101 FM

Speakers

  • 10:30-11 a.m. – Fighting Obesity - with Peter Bidey, DO, Medical Director of Family Medicine at PCOM
  • 11-11:30 a.m. - Medline Plus Online Health Information
  • 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. –Cold and Flu Season – with Jennifer Caudle, DO, Family Medicine Physician and Guest Speaker
  • 1:15-1:45 p.m. – Breast Health - with Monique Gary, DO , Breast Surgical Oncologist, Grand View Health
  • 2-2:30 p.m. – Colon Cancer  - with J. Steven Blake, DO, Black Gastroenterology Associates
  • 2:30-3 p.m. - Medline Plus Online Health Information
  • 2:30 - 3 p.m. - Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) with Alexander King, DO

Relaxation Activities

  • Chair Massages from Hot Hands Spa
  • Meditation with Jessica Kendorski - 10:30-11 a.m. and 1:45-2:15 p.m.
  • Acupuncture by Yang Institute of Integrative Medicine – 11:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Food Trucks

Attendees will receive one ticket upon entry to be used for lunch at any of the food trucks. 

 

More Information

PCOM Wellness Fest Logo - Presented by Title Sponsor Independence Blue Cross Blue ShieldProceeds raised will benefit the PCOM Healthcare Centers and enable them to provide innovative programs and wellness groups focused on diabetes support, nutrition, medical yoga, exercise, and stress management.

General questions and sponsorship inquiries may be directed to wellnessfest@pcom.edu.

Free parking will be available for attendees in the PCOM parking lot located on Monument Avenue.

Please note: PCOM is a tobacco-free campus and pets are not permitted at this event.

Participating Food Trucks

Attendees will receive one ticket upon entry to be used for lunch at any of the food trucks. 

BLENDLIFE

CHEWY'S

CHEZ YASMINE

JERRY'S KITCHEN

PITRUCO MOBILE WOOD-FIRED PIZZA

THE TAZA TRUCK

Wellness Fest Sponsors

We would like to extend our thanks and appreciation to the following organizations for their generous support of PCOM Wellness Fest. For more information on sponsorships, contact wellnessfest@pcom.edu.

TITLE SPONSOR

Independence Blue Cross

SILVER SPONSOR

Blank Rome, LLP

SILVER SPONSOR

Cozen O'Connor

SILVER SPONSOR

National Network of Libraries of Medicine

BRONZE SPONSOR

The Arthur Jackson Company

BRONZE SPONSOR

MassMutual Greater Philadelphia

BRONZE SPONSOR

MKM Foundation

BRONZE SPONSOR

Office Depot

BRONZE SPONSOR

PNC Bank

COOKING ZONE SPONSOR

PCOM Alumni Association

PATRON

160over90

PATRON

Robert H. Biggs, DO and Mrs. Jane E. Biggs

PATRON

Consortium, Inc.

PATRON

Diodata Gable Foundation

PATRON

Keystone First

PATRON

Joseph Kuchinski, DO

PATRON

Hologic, Inc.

PATRON

PECO

PATRON

Ridge Policy Group

PATRON

Rosales LLC

PATRON

UPMC Health Plan

PATRON

Norman E. Vinn, DO

KIDS' ACTIVITIES SPONSOR

KidsSmiles

WRISTBAND SPONSOR

Centurion Group

WRISTBAND SPONSOR

Spring Garden Construction

TOTE BAG SPONSOR

East End Advisors, LLC

TOTE BAG SPONSOR

Elliott-Lewis Corp.

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

6ABC

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

Einstein Healthcare Network

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

Image Ink

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

Marsh

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

Media Works LTD

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

U.S. Bank

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

Wellness Coaches USA, LLC

IN-KIND DONATION

101.1 MORE FM

IN-KIND DONATION

Allied Universal

IN-KIND DONATION

City Avenue Special Services District

IN-KIND DONATION

City of Philadelphia - Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services

IN-KIND DONATION

Crystal Springs

IN-KIND DONATION

Deer Park

IN-KIND DONATION

Free Library of Philadelphia

IN-KIND DONATION

Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue

IN-KIND DONATION

Olive Garden

IN-KIND DONATION

Propel

IN-KIND DONATION

Recognition Advantage

IN-KIND DONATION

QVC

IN-KIND DONATION

The Salvation Army Kroc Center

FLU SHOT CLINIC

PCOM Healthcare Centers

FLU SHOT CLINIC

Rite-Aid Pharmacy

FLU SHOT CLINIC

Walgreens

FRIENDS

Brandywine Global Investment Management