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University of Iowa News Release

Feb. 2, 2006

Local UI Pharmacy Student Participates In Health Fair

(Student name) of (hometown) was one of 15 students from the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy who volunteered at the Solon Community Health Fair, held Jan. 21 at the Solon Public Library.

(Student last name), a member of the American Pharmacists Association's Academy of Student Pharmacists, helped provide free health screenings that included a bone density test, blood glucose analysis, blood pressure and body mass index screenings, and a medication review.

Healthy Habits of Solon, Iowa, sponsored the event.

NOTE TO EDITORS: Students are listed below alphabetically by hometown.


Cedar Falls: Jackie Stark

Cedar Rapids: Ginelle Schmidt, Pamela Wong

Council Bluffs: Emily Hensley

Des Moines: Steve Wilkens

Harlan: Ashley Haake

Iowa City: Laura Duffey, Sarah Snyder

Monticello: Joni Zimmerman

North Liberty: Heidi Wood

Solon: Danielle Ficke, Erica Thienes

Spirit Lake: Jack Kampf

Tripoli: Ann Schwemm

Welton: Michael Novak

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa Health Science Relations, 5139 Westlawn, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1178

MEDIA CONTACT: David Pedersen, (319) 335-8032, Writer: Andrea Schreiber