Health Fest

University Physicians - Grants Ferry will host a family-friendly Health Fest from 9-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at its clinic building located at 1010 Lakeland Place, Flowood.

Children and adults alike are invited to learn more about their health while having fun! Activities will include health screenings, fun play area, healthy snacks and more.

Also available for hands-on tours will be the state's only pediatric ambulance, UMMC's AirCare helicopter and a City of Flowood fire truck.

Health screenings and information

Come learn more about your own health by visiting information tables manned by UMMC healthcare providers and staff. 

Represented specialties include:

  • Dermatology
  • Children's Allergy
  • Endocrinology
  • Family Medicine
  • Otolaryngology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hearing
  • Dentistry
  • Geriatrics
 
  • Med-Peds
 

Free screenings will be offered, including:

  •  Blood glucose
  • Blood pressure
  • Glaucoma
  • Hearing
  • Cardiovascular risk
  • Cholesterol
  • Fitness
  • Balance, posture
    and strength
  • Smoking cessation

For questions or more information, call (601) 815-0733.