SARASOTA, FL-The fourth annual Women & Medicine Luncheon will take place on January 15th 2016 at the Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota. The topic will be Trends in Oncology Care. New to the event will be a pre luncheon exhibitor showcase that will feature vendors such as: Circuelle Foundation, HealthFit-Powered by SMH, Ornish Reversal Program at SMH, Saks Fifth Avenue, Sarasota, STAR Program at SMH, and many others who share a passion and in some cases a product that speaks to women’s health.
Co-Chairs of this year’s luncheon are Deb Kabinoff & Charlie Ann Syprett. Back by popular demand the program will once again feature an interactive panel discussion with three SMH Physicians Dr. James Fiorica, Dr. Ken Meredith, and Dr. Alissa Shulman as they discuss trends in cancer care, information about innovative and personalized clinical research trials, and new chemotherapeutic drugs. Guests will have an opportunity to continue the conversation following the panel.
This year’s W & M boasts other exciting news as it will also be the kick off of The Women’s Leadership Council. The objective of the program is to provide educational programs through our local Healthcare Foundation to the community, encouraging them to better understand how advocate for best possible health both theirs and that of their loved ones. Past events have brought together over 400 people, providing an interactive forum for individuals to hear updates on the latest in medical research and treatment as well as have their questions answered by the experts. Our events have highlighted medical issues including cardiac health, brain research, and development and approval of new drugs and treatment modalities.
This year’s Premier Sponsor is Synovus Bank. The Foundation is also welcoming a new Community Partner, The Roskamp Foundation, to this year’s line-up. Other notable sponsors include Researcher Sponsors Deb Kabinoff & Charlie Ann Syprett, Explorer Sponsors BJ Creighton and Mercedes Medical, and Resident Sponsors Fran Blum, Clinical Research Solutions, LLC, Carolyn Keystone, McIntyre, Elwell, & Shammer General Contractors, Inc., Pam Ramhoffer, Flori Roberts, Sovereign Plastic Surgery, Kyla Weiner, and Shumaker, Loop, and Kendrick., LLP. Media Sponsors Include: Scene Magazine, Sarasota Magazine, SRQ Media Group, The Observer Group, Femme Rouge and West Coast Woman.
Luncheon registration is $100 per person or $200 pp for a Patron ticket. A variety of other sponsorship opportunities are also available. To register today, please visit www.SMHF.org . For further information please contact our Director of Philanthropic Events, Lisa Intagliata, at (941) 917-1286.