Helping Women Take Charge of Their Health
UK HealthCare, in collaboration with the Center for the Advancement of Women's Health, presented its fourth annual Women, It's About You
half-day wellness conference Saturday, June 2, at Embassy Suites in
Lexington. This year's event was a terrific success with nearly 300
women of all ages attending from throughout the Bluegrass Region.
The ladies heard informative and entertaining presentations from an
impressive lineup of UK HealthCare's expert physician and clinical
speakers. Diverse topics-designed to help women take charge of their
health-included memory and aging, gynecology, nutrition, allergies and
breathing, oral health, eye health, heart health, diabetes and much
A highlight of the conference was an exhibitor showcase featuring
free health screenings, free chair massages, and a variety of products
and services for women from business and organizations throughout
Central Kentucky. We appreciate those vendors tremendously for helping
us create a fun, relaxed and educational setting for our guests.
Special thanks also goes to Dr. Leslie Crofford, chief of
rheumatology and women's health and director of the Center for the
Advancement of Women's Health, for again chairing the conference and
serving as emcee and host for the day.
Dr. Leslie Crofford chaired the 2012 Women, It's About You conference
Conference attendees visit the UK Comprehensive Breast Care Center's booth during the 2012 Women, It's About You wellness
event. Nearly 300 women visited more than 30 booths featuring a variety
of health and wellness products and information.