Dr. Oz and Lisa Oz to speak at Women's Health Symposium
Dr. Mehmet Oz and Lisa Oz will be the featured speakers at Virtua’s 8th Annual Women’s Health Symposium, “Healthy Living, Happy Life: The journey begins with you.” The event is scheduled for Saturday, September 15, 2012, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center located at 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pa. It begins at 7:30 am and concludes at 3 pm.
Dr. Oz is the host of the Daytime Emmy Award-winning “The Dr. Oz Show” and is director of the Cardiovascular Institute and Complementary Medicine Program at New York Presbyterian Hospital. His keynote address will address the necessary steps women should follow in order to feel young, healthy, and important. One of Dr. Oz’s New York Time Best Sellers, You: The Owner’s Manual, will be autographed and included with the purchase of a VIP ticket.
Lisa Oz is the host of the Lisa Oz Show on XM and Sirius Radio and co-host of the Dr. Oz radio show. As a successful writer, producer, and entrepreneur, she has authored multiple New York Times Best Sellers, including US: Transforming Ourselves and the Relationships that Matter Most. Her session will present possibilities that will enable women to revamp themselves and their relationships with others.
General admission and VIP tickets are available for purchase. Registration can be completed online at www.virtua.org/women or by phone at 1-877- VWOMAN-7 (1-877-896-6267).
As one of New Jersey’s largest health systems, Virtua helps people be well, get well and stay well through a comprehensive range of health care services. Services are delivered through three health and wellness centers, three fitness centers, four acute care hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices with more than 240 physicians, urgent care centers, seven ambulatory surgery centers, home health services, two long-term care and rehabilitation centers, 12 paramedic units and a wide range of outpatient services. A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers more than 8,000 babies a year. Virtua also provides employment and wellness services to 1,700 businesses and corporations. An innovator in clinical and information technology such as electronic medical records, Virtua is recognized for its ground-breaking partnerships with GE Healthcare
, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
and the Fox Chase Cancer Center
. Virtua employs more than 8,400 people and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley every year since 2007. It is the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation. For more information, visit www.virtua.org