Wellness Day for Women

You're invited to Irene W. Pennington's Wellness Day for Women sponsored by the Pennington Biomedical Research Center and Foundation! Wellness Day for Women provides free health screenings, exhibits and educational sessions for women ages 18 and older.

Date: Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time: 7:30 am - 12:30 pm
Place: Pennington Biomedical Research Center
C.B. Pennington, Jr. Building
6400 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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7:30-11:30 Health Screenings and Exhibits
8:00-8:45 ZUMBA Demonstration / Woman's Center for Wellness Auditorium - Open to Everyone
9:00-9:30 General Session 1 Auditorium - Open to Everyone
Pennington Biomedical's Healthier Louisiana Research Initiatives - Diabetes, Dementia, Childhood Obesity
William Cefalu, MD, Executive Director
LSU's Pennington Biomedical Research Center
9:45 - 10:30 Breakout Session 1 - Attend 1st choice
10:45 - 11:30 Breakout Session 2 - Attend 2nd choice
11:30 - 11:45

Lunch - Pastalaya with White Beans and Cole Slaw
Sponsored by the Pennington Biomedical Women’s Nutrition Research Program

Proceed to Auditorium with lunch
Every woman 18 and older will receive a door prize ticket upon entry to the auditorium for the final session.

11:45 - 12:15

General Session 2 - Auditorium - Open to Everyone
Clean Eating and Cooking Demonstration
Brooke Shoonenberg, RDN
Woman’s Center for Wellness

12:15 – 12:30 Closing Session / Door Prizes -  Auditorium - Open to Everyone