Chronic Disease: It's Never Too Late to Make a Difference
Prevention of Chronic Diseases & Realistic Lifestyle Changes for Women and Their Families
Since 2002, the Gathering has provided women an opportunity to meet old and new friends, view exhibits, and access the information and resources they need to be healthy.
This event is designed to engage and energize attendees, teach new information that can be applied in real life, and help women set personal health goals.
15th Annual Gathering
Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
Laird Center for Medical Research
Robert F. Froehlke Auditorium
1000 N Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI, 54449
Schedule of Events
8:00-9:00am Registration, Refreshments & Exhibits
9:30-10:15am What is Chronic Disease?
10:15-10:30am Break for Exhibits
10:30-11:45am Heart Health: Know Your Numbers
12:45-1:30pm Polypharmacy Presentation
1:30-2:30pm Diet Nutrition – Lifestyle Changes
Sue Richards, RN, BSN, FCN
Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation
TOPIC: Heart Health: Know Your Numbers
Owner, New U LLC
TOPIC: Diet Nutrition - Lifestyle Changes
Sara Griesbach, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP
The Epilepsy Foundation Heart of Wisconsin
TOPIC: What Is Chronic Disease?
2015 Gathering: Connecting the Dots - From Clinical Trials to Healthy Lifestlyes
About the Event
At our 2015 Gathering, the topic was “Connecting the Dots: From Clinical Trials to Healthy Lifestyles”. We gathered to discuss clinical trials, the benefits these trials provide in the search for new therapies and cures, and the importance of having women participate in clinical trials.