EXCLUSIVE Preview Of This Year’s Indiana Black Expo Health Fair.
Twenty-nine years ago, then Indiana State Health Commissioner Dr. Woodrow Myers, the first (and only) African-American to hold that post and then legendary Indiana Black Expo President Rev. Charles Williams came up with an idea. Hold a Health Fair during Indiana Black Expo. The result of that collaboration has been the country’s largest minority health fair. In an extended Afternoons with Amos interview, this year’s 29th InShape Indiana Black and Minority Health Fair at Indiana Black Expo was previewed. Antoinette Holt, Director of Minority Health for the Indiana State Department of Heath which sponsors the Health Fair, talked about the many screenings and events at this year’s event which begins Thursday afternoon July 17th and continues through Sunday, July 20th in Hall D of the Indiana Convention Center. Theme of this year’s Health Fair is “Be Happy, Be Healthy, Be Active”, Holt told Amos and listeners. She stressed the over…
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