THE 12th Sai Health Fair Sponsored by Shepherd Clinic Morrow
Clayton County was held at 1st Baptist Church on Saturday
September 16th 06. The Health Fair was Organized by Dr.Sujatha
Reddy to Tribute 137th Birth anniversary of Gandhiji to promote
Gandhiji and Dr.King’s Philosophies of Non-Violence, Community
Service and Social Justice.
At the Sai Health Fair on 09/16/06 provided Services to people
with an opportunity to take advantage of free basic Quality
Health screening and to consult with different specialists on
face to face to discuss ongoing and newly identified medical
problems. Contribution to the overall success of the fair is
invaluable. “Too often we hear illness that could have been
prevented if it had been detected earlier”.
Over 150 plus people of diverse nationalities and cultures from
all over Atlanta availed themselves for the free consultancy and
tests services provided by 25 physicians representing from 14
different specialties . Ekgs 100 were done By southeran Heart
specialist group –Riverdale & commerce cardiology group-commerce
,Bone Density tests 55 + Haritha & Madhu Siddagunta, glaucoma
screening 30 plus done by Eye physicians & Surgeons- Decatur, 6
suspects of having Glaucoma recommended for futher Evaluation,
chemistry profiles with psa 80 , Sickle cell prep , provided by
MCMG- Macon ,with help of 12 nurses - four Nurses From Macom & 5
technicians, 40 dedicated Volunteers along with Ladies Axilliary
Veterans of Foreign Wars post 5080 lake city. Complimentary
Dinner out of Nurses on Friday by Forest, Breakfast by Pfizer,
Boxed Lunches By Janssen pharmaceuticals, Accommodation for out
of town nurses by Gokulkunnth, Digital Video By K.C Patel.
Publicity by Local Indian Associations, Websites – Nri pulse,
Atlanta Dunia, India West, India Abroad & Khabar.
The Mission of the Health Fair is to create an awareness of the
importance of preventive health care to the public--early
detection, Prevention & cure. Test results helped to identify
few life threatening situations which were notified to
participants immediately. Sai Health fair provided all people
access to Quality medical Services. We are very grateful to you
and the others who helped us to conduct the highly successful
Sai Health Fair and look forward for your continuous support .
If the cause is Right, the need & Spirit is there. There is
hardly any thing we
cannot accomplish for this noble cause.
Please feel free to contact me for any suggestions @
K. Sujatha Reddy, M.D
Sai Health Fair – Chief Coordinator