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HealthStreet is 7! Celebrate with us Monday, December 3rd all around Gainesville!

Bringing HealthStreet’s 7th Birthday Celebration to You!

Published: November 20th, 2018

The HealthStreet Team is excited to be celebrating seven years in Gainesville! On Dec. 3rd, our community health workers, volunteers, and staff will be performing “Pop-Up” stops all around town to […]

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In Case You Missed It: OCOH, “Multiple Sclerosis: Advances in Care and Treatment”

Published: November 20th, 2018

On September 27th UF HealthStreet hosted a town hall meeting on the advances in care and treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease which affects an estimated 2.3 million […]

Meet the Panel

Meet the Panel: Diabetes – The Hidden Epidemic [OCOH Town Hall]

Published: November 9th, 2018

Join us for the Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) national town hall meeting on diabetes. On Thursday, November 29th, UF HealthStreet will be hosting a panel of experts from the University of […]

Meet the Panel

Save the Date! Nov 29th: OCOH Town Hall on Diabetes: The Hidden Epidemic

Published: October 23rd, 2018

Join us for the 20th national Our Community, Our Health town hall on November 29th to discuss the diabetes epidemic and the uncontrolled cost of insulin. This interactive town hall will: Focus on current […]

The Pink Pumpkin Pedal Off at the University of Florida

Breast Cancer Awareness Events in Gainesville, Fla.

Published: October 18th, 2018

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month A National Challenge: Outside of certain forms of skin cancer, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women in the United States. […]

Pictured in this collage are performers from the 2018 Night of Dance including, Next Generation from Pofahl Dance Studio, Allied Capoeira League Gainesville, Manisha Ranade's classical Indian dance group, Extreme Dance Company at UF

In Case You Missed It: UF Healthstreet’s 3rd Annual Night of Dance

Published: October 16th, 2018

HealthStreet’s third annual Night of Dance brought together a cross-section of Gainesville’s diverse communities for a night that was part dance party, part health fair, and all fun! The night […]

Audience and panelists at a Town hall at Healthstreet

In Case You Missed It: OCOH, “Pesticides and Health: What We Need to Know”

Published: September 19th, 2018

On August 29, 2018, HealthStreet hosted the 18th national Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) town hall. This meeting addressed the impact of pesticides on health and featured panelists with backgrounds […]

Performers and Community member dancing

Last Call for Exhibitors, Performers and Vendors for this Year’s Night of Dance!

Published: September 19th, 2018

Part Dance Party, Part Health Fair, All Fun! Night of Dance is an evening of dancing, entertainment, and wellness for the entire Gainesville community! The festivities at this family-friendly event […]

OCOH Panel September 2018 Multiple Sclerosis; Lilyana Amezcua, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology, USC; MODERATOR: Tirisham Gyang, MD, MS Division Chief, Neurology, UF ; Brad E. Hoffman, PhD, Cellular Immunologist & Associate Professor, UF ; Sarah Kurtz, MPA, Manager, Provider Engagement NMSS

OCOH September 27, 2018 “Multiple Sclerosis: Advances in Care and Treatment”

Published: September 19th, 2018

Join us for the 20th national Our Community, Our Health town hall on September 27th, as our panel from the University of Southern California, the University of Florida, and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society […]

several performers from 2017 night of dance

HealthStreet’s 3rd Annual Night of Dance

Published: September 14th, 2018

Meet us at Bo Diddley Plaza on Saturday, October 13th, from 4-7 p.m. Come celebrate one of Gainesville’s favorite community events, with an evening of dancing, entertainment, and wellness. Night of […]