November 14, 2014

Roberta Baines Wheeler Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Day is tomorrow

The second Roberta Baines Wheeler Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Day will be held Saturday, Nov. 15, at the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center at 9:30 a.m.

The event is intended to provide a day of education, empowerment and hope with attendees who include patients and family members of people diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension, medical professionals and the community at large.

It will include a 5K, a health fair and a memorial ceremony. The registration fee of $25 ($15 for children) includes a T-shirt and goodie bag. Those unable to pay will have the fee waived.

For a full conference agenda or to RSVP, contact Katherine Brown at (312) 623-2433 or RBWPHawarenessday@yahoo.com.