Christiana Care and Delta Sigma Theta partner in Empowering Our Sisters

Empowering Our Sisters: Our Journey to Wellness, a health and wellness summit in April at the John H. Ammon Medical Education Center, featured presentations on living with and managing chronic disease, healthy eating and nutrition, and the interconnectivity of mental and physical health.

Participants received free health screenings and information about community resources. The fourth annual event was presented by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., Wilmington Alumnae Chapter and Delta Outreach and Education Center Inc., and was sponsored in part by Christiana Care Health System.

Christiana Care event advisers included Margot Savoy, M.D., MPH, FAAFP, medical director, Department of Family & Community Medicine, and Velma Scantlebury, M.D., FACS, associate chief of Transplant Surgery.