Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation ( will host a free Health and Wellness Fair on Tuesday, September 27, from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon at the Kessler Conference Center, located at the Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, 1199 Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange, N.J.  This special event is open to the public.

Attendees will receive complimentary screenings and important information on a range of health care issues, including: 

•    Blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol screenings
•    Body fat percentage and hand grip evaluations
•    Osteoporosis screening
•    Vision screening
•    Nutrition counseling
•    Hands-only CPR techniques
•    Stress management strategies
•    Information on stroke, heart disease, diabetes, breast cancer and more.

    In addition, attendees are invited to bring their prescription medications and have a personal consultation with a Kessler pharmacist.

    Free gifts are available to attendees.  For more information, contact Rita Wormke at 973.731.3900 ext 2765

About Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation is one of only seven federally-designated Model Systems in the nation for the treatment and research of both spinal cord and brain injuries. That same level of highly specialized care distinguishes Kessler’s programs for stroke, amputation, neurological diseases, musculoskeletal/orthopedic conditions and cardiac recovery.  Ranked as one of the top two rehabilitation hospitals in the nation and best in the East by U.S. News & World Report, Kessler has three hospital campuses in West Orange, Saddle Brook and Chester, NJ, and more than 80 outpatient centers throughout the state.  For more information, visit