Susan Ford Bales becomes Global Ambassador

The Susan G. Komen Cancer Foundation announced that Susan Ford Bales will become a Global Ambassador for their cancer foundation. She will attend their leadership conference in Ft. Worth, TX this March and participate in sessions which address the care for women across the globe.  Susan has been active in the cause to raise awareness of breast cancer since her mother’s illness in 1974.
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Meredith Baxter speaks out on domestic violence

Meredith Baxter will keynote the “13th Annual Tea on the Town” event on Friday, April 27th for San Diego’s Center for Community Solutions.  The fundraising event, which will be held at the Marriott San Diego Mission Valley from 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM, will feature the Emmy-Nominated actress from NBC’s “Family Ties” who devotes much of her time to speaking out on issues of violence prevention and women’s health and empowerment.
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Healing In Community

Dr. Carl A. Hammerschlag, M.D., is a psychiatrist, author, and professional keynote speaker and master storyteller who uses his stories to illustrate that the future of healthcare rests in the ability of community to provide for prevention of disease. “When we heal in community it actually makes a healthy outcome more likely, because everyone has a stake in the outcome.”  His program: The Future of Healthcare: Healing in Community illustrates how today’s healthcare model is based on an intervention (we diagnose illness and prescribe treatment). The future of healthcare will be based on a model of prediction and prevention. Dr.
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