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Can Lakewood Become the Healthiest City in America?


On October 20, 2017, Dr. James Hekman, Medical Director of the Cleveland Clinic Lakewood Family Health Center moderated a panel discussion on the topic: “Can Lakewood Become the Healthiest City in America?”
The panel explored the community’s current health & wellness status, our challenges, and what criteria should be considered when determining a city’s overall health and wellness.

Panelists included:
Jay Foran, Chair of Lakewood’s Active Living Task Force
Jeff Patterson, Superintendent of Lakewood City Schools
Gary Rick, Director of Lakewood YMCA
Michael Rosas MD, CCF Psychiatry

The 2017 Speaker Series was made possible with the generous support of COSE│Council of Smaller Enterprises, Cox Business, Cleveland Clinic Lakewood, and First Federal Lakewood.