We are so excited to have you join us for our 11th Annual Women’s Conference! Below are the confirmed breakouts, check back later for even more!

Breakout Session One - 10:30 am – 11:15 am

Is Busy Better? The over glorification of being busy.

Whether you are a daughter, wife, executive, or combination of many categories…if you are a women you are busy. Although being busy is part of life, has it now turned into our whole life? This session explores different perspectives of being busy, the roles of women and how we can use it to our advantage.

What's new under the sun? Skin cancer prevention and sun protection in 2019.

Topics of discussion will include how to recognize the most common types of skin cancers, when to be seen by a physician, and how to practically and safely protect yourself from the damages of UV exposure.

Is organic food worth the cost?

If you believed everything you read about conventional versus organic food on the internet, you’d think this was the most important cause of ill health. Although organic food is now found in most grocery stores, it is more expensive. This creates a dilemma for most of us. Which should we choose? What are the facts? The word “organic” describes the way agricultural products are grown and processed and these practices must comply with strict government standards. So, are there benefits to eating organic foods? Are organic foods more nutritious and do they prevent cancer? Do they contain more protective substances and less synthetic chemical residues, antibiotics, hormones and toxic substances? Or, are they only better for the environment? If it is not feasible to use only organically grown foods, which are the most important foods to buy organic?

Women's Health 101

This session will discuss how to make sure you are getting all you need to about your health, bone density, breast screenings, blood pressure, cholesterol, fitness, hormones, pap smears, pelvic pain and more. What are the latest studies saying about how often your exams should be done and what you need to watch out for between them? Come with lots of questions!

Can the Food I Eat Cause Me Pain?

There has been an increase in awareness in regards to food allergies. Many of us have friend who have food allergies or even ourselves are now refraining from certain foods for fear of allergies. Furthermore, a trip to grocery stores now reveal whole sections for people with food allergies. Yet there is still so much controversy surrounding our understanding of food allergies. Is it a fad, or could the foods we eat really hurt us? This break out session explores current trends and research involving food allergies and attempts to answer the questions, “Can food actually hurt me?” and “How do I know if I have food allergies?”

The 5 Dimensions of Women’s Health and Wellness

This breakout session will provide information about emotional, spiritual, intellectual, physical, environmental, financial, occupational and social wellness.  Women will be empowered to embrace their emotions, express their creativity, make meaning in their lives, foster learning and growth, take care of their bodies, be a steward of the environment, focus on money management, find work/life balance, and stay connected in their community.  The importance of preventative medicine will be discussed.  Information will be provided about how to break old habits, and establish new wellness habits.

Your Gut and You- What is Inside of Us, But Really Outside

In recent years, it has been discovered that what goes on inside of your intestinal tract determines your overall health from birth to the golden years.  Come and hear all about the new findings and what you can do to impact your health now. Food and Phytochemicals to Fight Cancer  Learn about everyday foods, seasonings and substances in plants that help to reduce cancer risk, heart disease, inflammation and more.

Food and Phytochemicals to Fight Cancer

Learn about everyday foods, seasonings and substances in plants that help to reduce cancer risk, heart disease, inflammation and more.

Estrogen: Friend or Foe?

For every stage

How to Eat Fat to get Thin

Sounds impossible doesn’t it? A lot of the new diets and weight loss plans incorporate a ketogenic diet that includes fat for optimum weight loss. Far healthier than the Atkins and Atkins-like diets of the past, this includes healthy fats and uses fat for fuel to help your body burn calories more efficiently and achieve optimum weight loss.

Breakout Session Two - 11:25 am – 12:10 pm

Can the Food I Eat Cause Me Pain?

There has been an increase in awareness in regards to food allergies. Many of us have friend who have food allergies or even ourselves are now refraining from certain foods for fear of allergies. Furthermore, a trip to grocery stores now reveal whole sections for people with food allergies. Yet there is still so much controversy surrounding our understanding of food allergies. Is it a fad, or could the foods we eat really hurt us? This break out session explores current trends and research involving food allergies and attempts to answer the questions, “Can food actually hurt me?” and “How do I know if I have food allergies?”

Ways to have and maintain healthy relationships.

This session aims to discuss the cognitive behavioral model as it relates to couples and having healthy relationships and will also cover the “5 secrets of effective communication”.

Exploring Anxiety

Dr. Pereau will discuss anxiety, distress tolerance, and Meyer's briggs typology. Additionally, this session will explore treatment options for anxiety, ranging from self help, meditation and therapy to meds.

What's new under the sun? Skin cancer prevention and sun protection in 2019

Topics of discussion will include how to recognize the most common types of skin cancers, when to be seen by a physician, and how to practically and safely protect yourself from the damages of UV exposure.

Physical Therapy for “Down There???”

It’s a part of the body most of us don’t talk about and yet many of us could benefit from available treatment options. Pelvic floor physical therapy treats incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, pelvic pain, sexual dysfunction, pregnancy and post-partum related concerns, and much more. Please join us for an engaging presentation about pelvic floor physical therapy for “down there” and how it can help you. There will be a question and answer session at the end.

The Right Fitness for Her

Every women is unique and special in her own way. A fitness program should be as unique and tailored to each individual lady. Knowing your life and fitness goals are essential to picking the right fitness program. This presentation will walk you through a variety of fitness programs and how to tailor that program to your needs.

Is Organic Food Worth The Cost? 

If you believed everything you read about conventional versus organic food on the internet, you’d think this was the most important cause of ill health. Although organic food is now found in most grocery stores, it is more expensive. This creates a dilemma for most of us. Which should we choose? What are the facts? The word “organic” describes the way agricultural products are grown and processed and these practices must comply with strict government standards. So, are there benefits to eating organic foods? Are organic foods more nutritious and do they prevent cancer? Do they contain more protective substances and less synthetic chemical residues, antibiotics, hormones and toxic substances? Or, are they only better for the environment? If it is not feasible to use only organically grown foods, which are the most important foods to buy organic?

Taking The "Tension" Out of Hypertension

We will demystify the mechanisms behind high blood pressure. Then, we will discuss how hypertension got the name, "Silent Killer". Finally, we will explore concrete ways to prevent, reverse and treat this chronic disease.

Women's Health 101

This session will discuss how to make sure you are getting all you need to about your health, bone density, breast screenings, blood pressure, cholesterol, fitness, hormones, pap smears, pelvic pain and more. What are the latest studies saying about how often your exams should be done and what you need to watch out for between them? Come with lots of questions!

Estrogen: Friend or Foe?

For every stage

Breakout Session Three - 2:20 pm – 3:05 pm

Migraines, lifestyle, vision and stigma. Face rather than ignore.

What to do and how to manage migraines.

What technology should you have to make your life easier?

Apps that actually help you

Finding Balance: How to calm your anxiety, manage stress and connect better with your loved ones.

In this session you will learn how to quiet your mind and calm your heart, while managing reactivity and staying solid in the moment. We will also explore ways of remaining grounded during difficult conversations with your loved ones.

Anti-Ageing Nutrition Secrets for Health, Beauty, and Longevity

This presentation discusses the power of nutrition and its role in contributing to optimal health, longevity, and anti-ageing. It presents the anti-ageing foods and diet that contributes to youthfulness and beauty. The lecture introduces the "cultures of longevity" and Blue Zone regions of the world where people live extraordinary healthy and long lives; even to over a hundred years of age.

What You Need to Know to Keep The Men in Your Life Healthy 

Sometimes the men in our lives need a little help when it comes to taking care of their health. Three of our top experts in heart health, cancer prevention and urologic health are here to share their top tips and strategies.

Wellness Coaching:  It’s Not About the Nail

Women have an enormous amount of influence on their family’s health. But how do you get them to embrace healthy behaviors and habits? Come and learn about tools to help even those who can’t seem to find time for health.

Cardiologist’s Guide for Women’s Heart Health

Discover the changes you can make and preventive steps you can take to optimize your heart health.

Don't Let Your Finances be the Cause of Your Anxiety (Planning for you future, planning for retirement)

A high national divorce rate, in addition to women outliving men, means that 80% to 90% of women will be solely responsible for their finances at some point in their life. Danny Payne (Certified Financial Planner) will address concerns inherent to women, such as the risk of outliving money, market volatility, paying for health care costs and balancing your needs versus the needs of family. Participants will leave with specific recommendations to address these concerns and achieve financial success.