BURLINGTON, MA– The 6th Annual Health, Fitness & Wellness Expo, North America’s largest South Asian health exposition, today announced that Massachusetts Public Health Commissioner Monica Bharel, MD, MPH will inaugurate the event on March 4th at the Burlington Marriott Hotel in Burlington, MA.
The expo is produced by The Mishra Group, in collaboration with INDIA New England News, INE MultiMedia, and IndUS Business Journal.
“We are very excited to have Commissioner Bharel inaugurate our health expo,” said Upendra Mishra, the organizer of the Health, Fitness & Wellness Expo and Managing Partner at The Mishra Group.
As Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Dr. Bharel is responsible for spearheading the state’s response to the opioid crisis, as well as reducing health disparities, finding public health solutions for health care reform, and other health care quality improvement initiatives.
Dr. Bharel is widely recognized for her dedication to state and national health care reforms for underserved and vulnerable populations. She has previously served as Chief Medical Officer of the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program, the largest nonprofit health care organization for homeless individuals in the United States. Dr. Bharel has served on the faculty of Harvard Medical School, Boston University Medical School, and Harvard School of Public Health. She received her master of public health degree from Harvard School of Public Health, with a concentration in health care policy and management. She received her medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and completed a residency and chief residency in internal medicine at Boston City Hospital/Boston Medical Center.
The 6th Annual Health, Fitness & Wellness Expo brings together the region’s top health and wellness providers, top speakers and fun workshops to promote life-long health, fitness and wellness in New England community. From free medical screenings to knowledgeable speakers and intensive yoga workshops, the expo brings the best options for a lifetime of health for the attendees. For more information and to register for free, visit healthfitnesswellnessexpo.com