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Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, Scranton Primary Health Care Center to host ninth annual event

The 2020 Steamtown Health Fair will go on – virtually. According to student planners, gift bags filled with educational resources and other “goodies” from local health and wellness businesses which will be handed out by participating organizations. Bags will be distributed from Tuesday, Oct. 13 through Saturday, Oct. 17 while supplies last.

Please check for updates on where to pick up a bag.

In addition, instead of the health fair’s gift basket raffle, GCSOM students have chosen to help promote donations to several local organizations. You can find the list by visiting


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Steamtown Health Fair 2020
Student leaders at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine plan to host the school’s annual Steamtown Health Fair virtually. Meeting to plan the event, all members of GCSOM’s MD Class of 2023, are: top row from left Jess Valenti, Sydney Shade, Caroline Bandurska and Erin Smith. Middle row from left: Jude Polit-Moran, Julia Hendricks, Zoya Rahman and Mia Woloszyn. Bottom row, from left: Irene Lin and Holly Funk.
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