Women's Health Conversations (WHC) and Magee-Womens Research Institute (MWRI) Partner to Focus Attention on Transformational Research Influencing Women's Health From Conception to Death
PITTSBURGH, Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's Health Conversations (WHC) ignited a national conversation on Women's Health with the belief that today's generation of women can transform our nation's health for the betterment of all women and the world by transforming health, women transform our culture and economy.
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The annual WHC conference and signature event series of more than 1000 women has grown into a lifestyle brand including community and corporate seminars, podcast series, books, and an online community reaching 6.8 million. www.womenshealthconversations.com Here is the sizzle reel for H4YH 2015
WHC now partners with MWRI to focus the attention of women on the research that can truly change the health of this country and world. Supporting MWRI research will provide a better understanding of the "human blueprint" and potentially alter the trajectory of a person's life by predicting and even changing the course of a multitude of health conditions. WHC believes we can prevent disease and human misery by the decisions we make everyday.
As the "Chief Health Officers" of the home, women are a powerful force in their own health and in the health of everyone they touch. By partnering with MWRI, WHC puts women in a powerful position to change the health of generations to come.
"By partnering with Dr. Wright and WHC, we have access to a new, innovative channel to reach, educate and inform women both in our region and nationally about the generation-changing research of the Magee-Womens Research Institute." - Michael Annichine, CEO, MWRI Foundation
The 2016 WHC conference for influential non-medical women, set for November 3-5th at the August Wilson Center, Pittsburgh, PA and livestreamed nationwide, will feature highly credentialed nationally known speakers and forward thinking sponsors in vibrant conversations to equip women to fortify their bodies, build their brains, live the life they envision and make the best health choices.
Women attending the November event will have the opportunity to transform their own health and that of future generations by learning about the supporting the work of MWRI.
To attend, learn more or cover the WHC story, visit womenshealthconversations.com or contact Dr. Vonda Wright at Email.
To learn more about the transformational work of MWRI visit mageewomens.org or contact Jane Rudov at Email.
About Women's Health Conversations:
Women's Health Conversations transforms the lives of women via education, research, entertainment and community/corporate outreach.
Women's Health Conversations (WHC), a 501(c)(3) pending nonprofit organization, was established in September 2013 with the belief that today's generation of women can transform our nation's health for the betterment of all women and the world. Women make more than 80% of the health care decisions in this country; not only for themselves, but also for everyone they touch in their lives-- their children, spouses, parents, friends, co-workers. It is women who impact individual health and therefore the nation's health. By transforming health, women transform our culture and economy.
For additional information, visit WomensHealthConversations.com.
Dr. Vonda Wright is an orthopedic surgeon, researcher and internationally recognized authority on active aging and mobility. Specializing in sports medicine she is one of only a few female orthopedic surgeons and serves as the Medical Director of the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex and CEO of Women's Health Conversations and the HOT for your Health lifestyle brand. Frequently called upon by the media for expert opinion, Dr. Wright speaks worldwide and has authored three mainstream books. Dr. Wright earned her medical degree from the University of Chicago, completed her residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh and completed her fellowship in sports and shoulder surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. Dr. Wright is married to 2-time Stanley Cup Champion, Peter Taglianetti and is the mother of a blended family of 6 children. www.Drvondawright.com @DrVondaWright
Contact: Vonda Wright, MD- Founder & CEO Women's Health Conversations 412-789-3052 Email
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