GW Hospital is proud to be the official healthcare sponsor of the NBC4 Annual Health and Fitness Expo at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Visit our booth (GW Health Village Booth #1018) to get free health screenings, education and information from our advanced medical personnel.

Screenings and Education

  • A1c Screenings
  • Balance Assessments / Fall Prevention
  • Blood Pressure Screenings and Stroke Information
  • BMI Exams (Ron and Joy Paul Kidney Institute)
  • Foot and Ankle Exams (Saturday only)
  • Oral Cancer Screenings
  • Thoracic Surgery with VR (Saturday only)
  • Kidney Disease Information
  • Telemedicine (Saturday only)
  • Wound and Limb Preservation
  • Injury Prevention with our Trauma Team (Sunday only)
  • Integrative Health
  • Our Mammovan and Mammovan team will be onsite
  • Heart Failure Program Education with Dr. Panjrath (Saturday only)

Saturday GW Hospital Booth Mini-Stage Presentations

  • 10:30 a.m. — Never Let Them See You Sweat: the Cure for Hyperhidrosis
  • 11 a.m. — Oral Cancer Information
  • 11:30 a.m. —  Stroke Rescue! Acute Stroke Intervention. Time is Brain!
  • Noon — Kidney Disease 101
  • 12:30 p.m. — Healthy Cooking Demonstration
  • 2 p.m. — Advance Heart Failure Program
  • 2:30 p.m. — Alternatives to Opioids for Pain Management
  • 3:30 p.m. — How to Fix Your Back Pain and Migraines Through Ergonomics

Sunday GW Hospital Booth Mini-Stage Presentations

  • 11 a.m. — Oral Cancer Information
  • 11:30 a.m. — Kidney Disease 101
  • 12:30 p.m. — Healthy Cooking Demonstration
Event Date:
Sunday, January 19, 2020, 9:00 a.m.