Health is the Key to Success: A Panel Discussion on Women’s Wellness
Optimal health is a goal we all strive for, particularly women in business. Yet, with the plethora of responsibilities women manage; healthy behaviors and practices sometimes fall to bottom of the list of priorities. Our panel of medical experts share insights that will assist you in consistently making your wellness a top priority which then gives you a solid foundation for your success in business and in life.
By attending this informative session, you will discover:
- The key warning signs of stress in women and how to respond quickly
- Daily health practices to avoid burnout and chronic illness
- Cutting-edge medical treatments that hit the core of common women’s health issues
- Holistic approaches for optimum mental and physical wellness
- Head-to-toe annual wellness exams you can’t afford to skip
- How to enhance and even save your life with our panel’s disease prevention insights
Dr. Kyrin Dunston: Physician Owner, Precision Women’s Health, Author/Teacher/Speaker
Dr. Kyrin Dunston is a Board Certified OBGYN who lost a life changing 100 pounds and healed herself from chronic disease after she discovered Functional Medicine. Now it is her pleasure and passion to use her Fellowship training in Functional Medicine to help women struggling with conditions as simple as the six F’s of female, fat, forty, fatigued, frigid and forgetful, to conditions as complex as systemic diseases requiring 5 or more medications and multiple doctors visits to manage. Instead of the current standard of care of controlling symptoms with drugs and surgery, Dr. Dunston uses innovative tests to identify the root cause of disease and uses natural treatments to reverse conditions so that healing occurs once and for all.
Rebecca Cowens-Alvarado: Executive Director, TurningPoint Breast Cancer Rehabilitation.
Through her work with TurningPoint — and previously at the American Cancer Society and the National Cancer Survivorship Resource Center — Rebecca has been an advocate for cancer research and prevention. She has led regional and national initiatives to improve cancer prevention, increase cancer screening, enhance access to cancer treatment, and assist primary care clinicians to address the needs of cancer survivors after treatment ends. She has engaged in a variety of research projects ranging from outreach and screening to patient and caregiver support.
Dr. Benedict Benigno: Founder & CEO of the Ovarian Cancer Institute, Director of Gynecologic Oncology at Northside Hospital.
Dr. Benedict Benigno is a world-renowned gynecologic surgeon and oncologist who has spent his career treating women with ovarian cancer. In 1999, he founded the Ovarian Cancer Institute and serves as its CEO. He received his M.D. degree from the Georgetown University School of Medicine, and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Benigno completed two fellowships in gynecologic oncology, one at the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta and the other at the M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute in Houston.
Dr. Elmore Alexander: Medical Director at SmartPlex ATL
Dr. Deano is the Medical Director of SmartPlex ATL, a cosmetic and wellness Medical Center. He designs individualized health and appearance solutions. His expertise is non-surgical techniques for anti-aging, body shaping, increasing energy, sexual organ revitalization and, stopping bladder leakage.
Dr. Brenda Paulen: Dentist/Owner, ProudSmiles Dental
A native Atlantan and second generation dentist, Dr. Paulen attended Emory University and graduated from University of Pennsylvania Dental School. Trained in restorative, Cosmetic and Occlusion techniques, Dr. Paulen utilizes technology in a personal setting for a proactive approach to prevention and optimum oral/dental wellness.
ProWIN September Luncheon Sponsor
Enhancing Beauty Inside & Out
4799 Olde Towne Pkwy #201
Marietta, GA 30068
Sign up for this Members-Only event and the ultimate team building experience! Join us for a night of fun at the Mastermind Escape Room!
Game Theme: Sorcerer’s Secret
You arrive at your uncle’s magic shop to investigate his mysterious disappearance. It’s up to you to foil an evil Sorcerer’s plot against him and escape his magic lair before you suffer the same curse that befell your uncle!
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Groups of ProWIN members will work together to solve problems, uncover clues, and crack codes in order to progress as a team. You and your team will enter a room that has a storyline that you’ll be introduced to. You will have 60 minutes to escape the room filled with basic instructions, clues, and a series of challenges you must solve to escape. A Game Master will be watching you via camera to assist with hints if your group gets stuck at any point.
The Mastermind Escape Room is for people of all ages and skill sets. You do not need any special knowledge to solve the puzzles and riddles. Just be creative, curious, and ready to have some fun!
$23 per person for the first 10 members to sign-up! After the initial 10 registrants, the cost will be $28 if space is available.
Reserve your spot today! The RSVP deadline is Friday, September 15, 2017.
Please join us for the next ProWIN Percolator!
At this FREE event, you will be able to:
- Network in a more intimate setting than regular luncheons
- Connect with other ProWIN members
- Meet ProWIN Board Members
- Hear about opportunities to get more involved with ProWIN
- Learn about the specific benefits that come with your ProWIN membership.
Coffee and light refreshments will be served.
Location: Freeman, Mathis & Gary LL,, ( Joyce Mocek hosting), 100 Galleria Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30339
This event is FREE to members and non-members.
RSVP Deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017
Networking for the sake of it is useless. Creating connections on purpose for profit is a better approach. Myra McElhaney, an avid networker, delights in introducing people to others they need to meet. From aeronautical engineers to zen masters, Myra’s Rolodex (that’s old school for database) is bulging with contacts she’s made over the years. Whether you’re looking to connect with accountants or authors, Zumba teachers or zoning managers, she knows someone! Myra’s lively presentation offers insights into making real connections with people to help you accomplish your goals.
Attendees will walk away knowing
- The difference between networking and creating connections
- 5 big networking blunders to avoid
- How to get big results from small talk
Myra McElhaney is a writer and speaker who encourages people to Enjoy Life and Do Good!
Speaking professionally for over twenty years, Myra has traveled the country providing keynotes, conference breakout sessions, and workshops for clients including Coca-Cola, AT&T, Delta Technology, and Porsche Cars North America.
She is the author of three books and her writing has been featured in four compilation books as well as numerous local and national publications including Investor’s Business Daily, Woman’s World and the AJC. Myra’s new memoir, Building a Life You Love After Losing the Love of Your Life was released in 2016.