Entitled Women in Healthcare: Healers and Leaders, the event will take place Tuesday, Sept 30, 2014 from 7:30-9:30 am at Park Shore Pharmacon in Hallandale Beach.
In concert with Women in Medicine Month, this provocative and timely
panel discussion will focus on the rapid growth of female doctors in the
American health system. In 1849, Elizabeth Blackwell
became the first woman to receive a medical degree in the U.S. Today,
half of medical students and a third of practicing physicians are women
(source: San Francisco Medical Society).
Attendees will meet five remarkable female physicians. They will share
their stories of the challenges overcome and comment on the
opportunities that lie ahead as women in medicine make their mark on the
Proceeds to benefit The Breast Cancer Research
Foundation. Tickets are free; continental breakfast included.
Recommended donation is $20 per attendee. Seating strictly limited to