February 3, 2010 Community Event

Maintaining a Healthy Heart

Women’s health and healthy hearts was the subject of a free event that took place on Wednesday, February 3, 2010 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church, 14 Warren Street, Hudson. The event featured a presentation at 6:30 by Dr. Tanya Mays of the Columbia Memorial Hospital’s Women’s Health Center.

The event was open to the public and was one of a series of health events by The Women’s Health Project, a community-based initiative of the Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities at the University at Albany.

The event also included a resource fair from 6:00 to 6:30, with information and services provided by Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood, the Columbia Memorial Hospital Department of Medical Imaging, the Columbia County Community Healthcare Consortium, Columbia Opportunities, Cornell Cooperative Extension, Columbia County and the Columbia County Department of Health. Free services included cholesterol, blood sugar, and blood pressure screenings. Refreshments were served, and there were prize drawings.

The event was the third in a series of free health events offered by the Women’s Health Project, a community-based initiative of the Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities at the University at Albany.


This project is supported by the National Institute for Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health (grant number P20MD003373). All content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institute for Minority Health and Health Disparities or the National Institutes of Health.