Women of all ages are invited to attend a free Aging for Women Symposium on Saturday, June 18, designed to be an educational resource for women, families, caregivers and those with concerns about aging women’s health. The event is part of the Community Memorial Health System 2016 Speaker Series, and provides a range of physician and leading expert presenters specializing in women’s healthcare.
The Aging for Women’s Health Symposium will be held at the Ventura Beach Marriott, 2055 E. Harbor Blvd. beginning at 7:30 AM with a light breakfast and exhibitors and presentations begin at 8 AM until 12 noon. Dr. Charles Pankratz specializing in Internal Medicine will moderate and present opening remarks at the event, along with a variety of presenters providing information on the latest research, procedures, treatment and support available to aging women:
Registered attendees will also be able to visit information exhibit tables at 7:30 AM and again at the break, providing information on elder care living, senior services and programs from local organizations.
Space is limited and reservations are required. For more information and to make a reservations visit www.cmhshealth.org/rsvp or call Brown Paper Tickets 800-838-3006.
Find out if you are at risk of a stroke by attending a free Mini Stroke Screening first Fridays each month from 11am-1pm, by appointment only. For stroke survivors, family and caregivers a Stroke Support Group meets second Wednesdays each month 2-3:15 pm. To take a Stroke Risk Assessment visit www.cmhshealth.org/myhealth or call CMHS’s HealthAware office 667-2818.