January 24, 2007

Contact: Lyn Kehoe (505) 272-9823lkehoe@salud.unm.edu

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Albuquerque, N.M. - UNM Hospitals (UNMH) will provide attendees with information from more than 25 specialty areas within the hospital at the ninth annual Eyewitness News 4 Health Fair.

During the two-day event, scheduled for January 27 and 28 at the Manuel Lujan building at EXPO! New Mexico, UNMH will provide attendees with free tests (including bone density, blood pressure, height and weight) and face-to-face interaction with staff from many specialty areas. The 10,000-square-foot UNM Hospitals Pavilion within the KOB Health Fair is directly adjacent to the main entrance of the fair.

This year UNMH will provide information on the new UNM Children's Hospital Barbara and Bill Richardson Pavilion in anticipation of its spring opening. UNM Hospitals is renewing its commitment to safety and quality in 2007 with the new six-story hospital expansion.

Show hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, January 27, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, January 28.