Community Health & Wellness


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The mission of University Hospital at Downstate Center for Community Health Promotion & Wellness is to promote health education as an integral part of the hospital and as a focal point of community health. As a University Hospital, it is our mission to be a leader in health education, targeted towards three specific audiences:

  • The patient and family
  • Personnel, Staff, Volunteers, and Trustees
  • The community at large

Upcoming Events

UHD RPCF Health Fair 2023

Community Health Lifestyle Fair

Join us at the annual SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Community Healthy LIfestyle Fair! Experience a day of wellness and empowerment, featuring healthy lifestyle medicine, health screenings, community resources, cooking demos, raffles, yoga classes, kids activities, and giveaways.

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Walk to End Alzheimer's

Join the SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Walk team and be a part of the fight!

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Cancer Screenings

FREE Cancer Screenings for New York residents with no health insurance and for those who are under-insured!

WOMEN who meet the eligibility criteria

  • Clinical Breast Exam (CBE) (ages 40–75)
  • Mammogram (ages 40–75)
  • Pap and HPV Test (ages 40–65)

MEN and WOMEN (ages 50–75)

  • Receive the take home Colon Cancer FIT Kit Test

For more information or schedule an appointment, call (718) 270-3739 or (718) 270-8245