Date: Wednesday, April 29
Time: 3 PM EST
Where: ZOOM (you must register to receive link)
Dr. Marisa Weiss and Dr. Lisa Larkin will have a frank conversation about women’s health called “Is that ME in the mirror?” How to stay sane, get sleep, and eat (and drink) better despite COVID-19. After the talk, we invite you to ask questions to our speakers, and there will be an opportunity to break into private rooms for smaller group chats!
Breastcancer.org will also host a raffle with some cool prizes. Raffle tickets can be purchased at registration, and all proceeds will benefit Breastcancer.org.
Now that we are doing this virtually, so many more wonderful friends can join us from all over the world. Please feel free to forward this invite to anyone you would like to include!
Individual registration for this event is mandatory!
You must register HERE in order to receive the Zoom meeting link and access code. The link and code will be emailed to you on Tuesday, April 28.
About our fabulous speakers:
Marisa C. Weiss, M.D.
Marisa C. Weiss, M.D. is the founder, chief medical officer, and guiding force behind Breastcancer.org, the leading resource for expert medical and personal information on breast health and breast cancer — reaching 134 million people globally over the past 19 years. Dr. Weiss currently practices at Lankenau Medical Center, where she serves as director of breast radiation oncology and director of breast health outreach. A breast oncologist with more than 32 years of active practice in the Philadelphia region, Dr. Weiss is regarded as a visionary advocate for her innovative and steadfast approach to informing and empowering individuals to protect their breast health and overcome the challenges of breast cancer. Dr. Weiss serves as a Special Government Employee appointed to serve on the CDC Advisory Committee on Breast Cancer in Young Women (ACBCYW), and she’s the author of four critically acclaimed books on breast cancer and breast health.
Lisa Larkin, MD, FACP, NCMP, IF
Dr. Lisa Larkin is a board-certified internist practicing internal medicine and women’s health since 1991. She is the Founder and CEO of Ms. Medicine, LLC, a national membership organization for women’s health clinicians and a concierge women’s health primary care network. She is also owner and President of Lisa Larkin, MD, and Associates, an independent, multispecialty practice offering direct primary care (DPC), concierge primary care and women’s healthcare in Cincinnati, Ohio. In addition, she serves as Director of Women’s Corporate Health for TriHealth, and she is the Founder and Executive Director of the Cincinnati Sexual Health Consortium, a non-profit designed to improve the sexual health and wellness of individuals in the Greater Cincinnati region through improved clinician collaboration and community outreach.
Breastcancer.org is the leading online nonprofit organization dedicated to providing reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer and breast health. Founded in 2000 by renowned breast radiation oncologist Marisa C. Weiss, M.D., Breastcancer.org addresses the need for accessible, understandable, and compassionate information about breast cancer prevention, diagnosis, and treatment issues.
Their mission is to help people make sense of the complex medical and personal information about breast health and breast cancer, so they can make the best decisions for their lives. To date, they have reached over 134 million people worldwide — almost 20 million in 2019 alone — with our essential services.
As the flagship Ms.Medicine office, we are thrilled to announce the launch of Ms.MedEd – the education arm of Ms.Medicine offering information and education for patients and providers. See all our upcoming events here!