Rehab hospital to host stroke awareness fair

May is National Stroke Awareness Month. Shands Rehab Hospital, a CARF accredited stroke specialty hospital, is hosting a stroke fair for anyone interested in learning about stroke from prevention to rehabilitation.

Come and assess your stroke risk, learn about local stroke research, find out about the latest stroke rehabilitation treatments and get connected with local support groups. Free stroke risk assessments, prizes and refreshments will be available.

Pre-register by May 5 to earn one free raffle ticket! Call Denise Doose at 352-265-5463 or email

Event details

  • When: May 8, 10 a.m. to noon
  • Where: UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital, 4101 NW 89th Blvd., Gainesville