21st Annual Doctor’s Day

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

March 5, 2016 at 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM

Location: Science Central, 1950 North Clinton St.

Phone: 260-437-3000

Link: http://www.alliancefw.org

Event Description

February 17, 2016 Updated Feb 17, 2016 at 11:34 AM EDT

The 21st annual Doctor’s Day presented by The Fort Wayne Medical Society ALLIANCE returns to Science Central on March 5, 2016 with the generous support of the Lutheran Health Network, Parkview Health, and the SYM Financial Advisors.

The event will run from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. with free admission to the popular science center offered until 2 p.m.

New this year, we are featuring the DaVinci Robotic Surgical System providing a unique hands-on experience for children and adults!

Also making an appearance, the Fort Wayne Mad Ants Mascot!

There will be over 30 interactive booths featuring health-related and medical career information!

* Teddy Bear Care Clinic sponsored by Lutheran Children’s Hospital

* Learn about germs with a microscope from Parkview Health Laboratories

* IU Medical School –FW students will share brain, lung , and heart specimens

* See an ambulance and interact with medical staff

* Tour the Parkview Samaritan and Lutheran Air helicopters and visit with staff

* Have a removable finger cast made at the orthopedic booth

* Prizes and food bags sponsored by Alliance members given throughout the day

The FWMS Alliance, a 77-year-old charitable organization, endeavors to educate children in the science of medicine, while also providing information to help them and their families to be healthier. Working in conjunction with area health care professionals, the Alliance is proud to have developed Doctor’s Day into one of the longest- running health fairs in our area with record attendance of over 2,500 in recent years.

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