Fair For NRI families hosted by Buena Park Gurdwara On May April
Park Gurdwara Hosts First Annual Health Fair
(Doctors, Nurses, Gurdwara Committee Members)
Buena Park, LA, April 05, 2007
Gurinder Singh/Jagjit Singh
Buena Park – Guru Nanak Sikh Temple, USA Board of Directors
along with doctors, nurses, and community volunteers hosted the
first ever health fair at the Gurudwara on Sunday, April 1, 2007.
Valuable information about health services available to the community
was constantly relayed by the South Asia Network team member Vandana.
Over a hundred health conscious adults were first greeted by volunteers
Manpreet Chadha, Simran Kaur, Simran Chadha, Tavleen Kochar, and
Director Malvinder Kaur to complete basic information cards. Board
members Avtar Singh Chahal and Balraj Singh, Gurmeet Singh Brar,
and Gurmit Singh Mehli helped guide people through the various steps
of the screening process. Nurses Charan Kooner, Surinder Rhandhawa,
Kamaljit Kaur, and Margie took vital signs, tested blood sugar levels
and cholesterol levels.
After the testing process, Dr. Daljeet Singh, Dr. Gurpreet Kaur,
Dr. Arinder Chadha, Dr. Bhupinder Bains, and Dr. Surinder Dhaliwal
provided guidance on their health screening results and brought
awareness of regular checkups. The response from the community was
very encouraging. Board Members were asked when the next health
fair was going to be held. Next year’s event will have more
types of specialized screening and promises to be even more eventful!