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Preventing Falls

  • Date: Sunday, April 2, 2023
  • Time: 11:15am12:30pm
  • Location:Upper Neighborhood House

Join us for an informative presentation on the importance of falls prevention as we get older, how to reduce your risk for a fall, and how regular exercise can help.

Dr. Sara Pappa, a Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES), is an Assistant Professor in the Health and Human Performance Department at Marymount University in Arlington, VA. She holds a BS in Health Education and Promotion from the University of Cincinnati, an MA in Exercise Physiology from Kent State University and a PhD in Health Education from the University of Cincinnati. In addition to teaching, she manages the regional falls prevention initiative, including the Northern Virginia Falls Prevention Alliance.

Can’t join us in person? The presentation will be repeated via Zoom on Tuesday, April 4 at 2:00 p.m.

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