Friday, January 28, 2011

Women’s Health Conference slated

The ninth annual Women’s Health Conference being presented by the Women & Family Life Center with Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman, shown at top, will be held March 5.

The event in New Haven celebrates International Women’s Day. There will be a reception at the Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale followed by fixed-price dining at one of five New Haven restaurants.

The reception will be held by the Community Fund for Women & Girls and will include a viewing of the Fund’s new documentary, “I’m a Philanthropist: How Women Are Changing America’s Charitable Landscape.”

The conference offers current health information presented by experts on the theme, “Exploring the Art of Living.” The conference is made possible through executive sponsorship by Yale-New Haven Hospital and Yale New Haven Health. Marna Borgstrom, CEO of Y-NH, shown, bottom photo, and Yale New Haven Health System, is the honorary chairwoman of the conference.

For more information, call the Women & Family Life Center at 203-458-6699 or visit

Editor's Note: Information in this post was contributed.

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