Our Health Pavilion at Health Matters 2024 will offer a host of fun activities and resources to help keep you well for life. Stay tuned as we add more presenters!
Visit us to learn all about keeping your heart healthy! From prevention pointers for avoiding cardiac problems to tips and information for those living with heart conditions, our team of cardiovascular specialists can provide you with expert advice to help you take control of your heart health. You can also discover:
· Free online resources to help you make heart-healthy choices in your daily life
· Information about how to participate in clinical trials
· How in-person and online fitness programs can be tailored to help you meet your cardiac rehabilitation goals
· Plus so much more!
Our in-person and online fitness programs deliver personalized, holistic, and safe cardiac rehabilitation to ensure our members receive the individualized care and support they need on their journey to heart health. Our comprehensive services include:
· Nurse supervision and counseling
· A medically supervised exercise program available both virtually and on site
· Risk factor education and counseling for diabetes, blood pressure, stress, and nutrition
· A supportive community
Stop by for games, giveaways, and access to experts who can help you stay heart-healthy!
Did you know that most injuries are preventable? Injury-prevention professionals from Stanford Health Care and Stanford Medicine Children’s Health can teach you and your family how to avoid common—yet preventable—injuries, both in your home and while out doing activities such as walking and biking. Experts from Impact Teen Drivers will also be on hand to help keep your teen driver safe on the road.
Interpreter Services provides language access services to Stanford Health Care patients, family, and friends who speak a language other than English. Professional signed and spoken language interpretation is always available free of charge for any encounter you may have with a staff member or provider. Learn more about how you can connect with our professionally trained staff and communicate with your care team in your preferred language.
Patients around the globe can access Stanford Medicine’s world-class care through the Online Second Opinion Program, allowing them to make more informed decisions when facing complex medical issues. Through the program, Stanford Medicine experts are available to review adult and pediatric patients’ medical records, including diagnoses, imaging, and test results, before sending personalized treatment recommendations. Stop by to learn more about the types of opinions offered and the multiple specialties available through the program.
Want to become an agent of change? The Our Voice Initiative activates the power of people to build healthier and more vibrant communities. Using the Our Voice Discovery Tool mobile app, local “citizen scientists” document features of their communities that impact their ability to lead healthier lives. They then review their findings, prioritize areas for change, and mobilize to promote improvements supporting community health. Drop by to see how you can become part of the movement!
Find out about studies happening at Stanford and join the Stanford Research Registry! The registry connects people like you with teams conducting cutting-edge research to improve health and well-being for all.
Learn how patients, families, and caregivers are helping to transform Stanford Health Care to provide an inclusive care experience for all. The Patient & Family Advisory Council ensures the voices of patients and families are heard by staff, physicians, and leadership to provide insights and recommendations to enhance the patient and caregiver experience through medical education curriculum and programming.
Stop by and spend time with some furry friends and learn how Stanford’s therapy dogs help patients during their hospital stay.
Learn more about PRIDEnet’s work catalyzing LGBTQIA+ health research, including how you can enroll in The PRIDE Study and the All of Us Research Program.
Are you the Stanford type? Stop by the Stanford Blood Center booth to learn about blood donation and get the chance to win a $200 e-gift card*!
*Enter to win by signing up to receive information from the Stanford Blood Center via email. You may opt out at any time.
Visit the CARE booth to receive a complimentary glucose test and blood pressure screening and be your healthiest self! While visiting, gain insights into CARE’s upcoming health and education events as part of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Heritage Month.
Are you overwhelmed by the massive amounts of information on healthy aging? Stanford Lifestyle Medicine translates evidence-based health and wellness research into accessible content for all. Discover the latest information and recommendations from our team of experts to help you stay well throughout the years.
Learn how to care for a severely injured person until first responders arrive—and provide lifesaving care when mere minutes count. The Stanford Trauma Service will teach you basic bleeding-control techniques from Stop the Bleed, a nationwide program designed to empower civilian bystanders to act quickly and save lives.
Interested in yoga but don’t know where to start? Explore short practice sessions that give you a preview of what an integrated, holistic yoga class is like—one that combines movement, breathing, and mindfulness to build curiosity, awareness, and connection to the community. All levels are welcome, so stop by and see why so many people are choosing yoga as the optimal way to integrate science and soul.