The Shannon Center

SXU Annual Health Fair

2015 Health Fair

The 12th Annual Health Fair was free and open to the community on:  

Friday, March 20, 2015
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Shannon Center

 2015 Participating Health Fair Vendors



Advocate Trinity Hospital

Cholesterol screening

Asthma Education

Advocate Christ Center for Breast Care

Breast self-exam demonstrations 

Information about mammograms

Advocate Christ Hospital Cardiac and Stroke Prevention

Information and consultation on heart disease and stroke prevention

Armor Nutrition

Nutrition product sampling

Athletico Physical Therapy

Free injury assessments/advanced ACL injury screens

Balance assessments

Blue Cross Blue Shield/Axion Group SXperience Wellness Program for SXU Faculty and Staff
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois Education about various health care options and Medicare information
Chartwells Energy Zone

Healthy cooking demonstrations

Meatless Mondays

Chiro One Wellness Center Spinal screenings and chair massage
Cook County Department of Public Health

Information on tobacco

Carbon monoxide breathalyzer screenings

Family health history information

Core Fitness and Physical Therapy/Beverly Spinning Pilates and spinning demonstrations
Curves Body fat and BMI testing
CVS Minute Clinic Minute Clinic services
Devine Nutrition

Ask the Nutritionist

Table presentations on nutrition

Five Star CPR and First Aid CPR, AED use, choking techniques and first aid for adult, child and infant
Greenwood Chiropractic Wellness Center Posture checks
Heartland Blood Centers

Blood drive and

All donors will receive a free t-shirt

Home Instead Senior Care

Information for senior help

Free popcorn

Illinois Secretary of State: Organ and Tissue Donor Registration Organ donor education and registration
Life Alarm Emergency Response System for seniors (in their own home)
March of Dimes Join the SXU March for Babies Walk on May 3, 2015
Meijer Meal planning tools, Meijer mobile app, healthy dinner menus and healthy recipes
MetroSouth Medical Center

Bone density screening

Morgan Park Junior Women's Club

A New Direction and Beverly Morgan Park, domestic violence literature

Information on the 4th Annual Walk Out to Wipe Out Domestic Violence on March 21

Overeaters Anonymous Information on overeating, anorexia and bulimia
Pandit Foot and Ankle Clinic Free foot screenings
Running Excels Gait analysis and running group information
Running for Kicks Shoe assessments - find the right shoe for you
Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center

Healthy aging tips for brain fitness

Current research information

Sam's Club

Healthy samples

Purchase a membership and receive a $10 gift card

Skaklee Nutrition and green cleaning information
SXU Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders Hearing screenings
SXU Health Center and School of Nursing

Fasting blood glucose screening and counseling

Cholesterol screening and counseling

Blood pressure check and counseling

SXU Health Communications Class Information on sleep disorders
SXU Ludden Speech and Language Clinic Speech and language screening for adults and children
SXU Nutrition Class Diet Analysis
SXU Shannon Center Trainers Three-minute cardiovascular step test, flexibility test and BMI testing
Tricoci University Nail polishing 

Boxing demonstrations and fitness testing

Membership discounts


Information on vaccinations, physicals and screenings


White Crane Wellness Center

Free Prostate Screening for men over 40  

Free samples and refreshments were served from the following vendors:

  • Chartwells
  • Gatorade
  • Great American Bagel
  • Muscle Milk
  • Pepsico
  • Starbucks
  • Vita COCO