Women + Wellness

Women + Wellness

Empowering Effective Healthcare Decisions 

The first annual Women + Wellness event took place on Monday, July 24 at Great Harbor Yacht Club. The presentations given by each physician are available to download using the links below. We would also appreciate your feedback on the event by completing a short survey here.

  • Jan Leslie Shifren, MD, Director, Mass General Hospital Midlife Women’s Health Center | “Optimizing Intimacy: All You Wanted to Know About Sex But Were Afraid to Ask” – Download Dr. Shifren’s Presentation
  • Malissa Wood, MD, Co-Director, Mass General Hospital Corrigan Women’s Heart Health Program | “Women’s Heart Health and How to Get It” Download Dr. Wood’s Presentation
  • John Denninger, MD, PhD, Director of Research, Mass General Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine | “The Resilient Woman … Through Mindfulness and Meditation” – Download Dr. Denninger’s Presentation




Event Chairs: Jeanine Borthwick, Meryl Bralower, Melanie Sabelhaus

Host Committee: Carrie Abramson, Margaretta Andrews, Lisa Botticelli, Dana Boyce, Sara Boyce, Leslie Bresette, Trish Bridier, Krissy Campbell, Jane Condon, Louise Connell, Holly Finigan, Angel Frazier, Cheryl Fudge, Page Gosnell, Pat Griffin, Maureen Hackett, Maryann Haigley, Candy Heydt, Amy Israelian, Brenda Johnson, Jill Karp, Marty Kelly, Julie Killian, Rebecca Lambert Bent, Sondra Levenson, Tracey Marshall, Lauren Marttila, Susan McCarthy, Elizabeth Milias, Melissa Murphy, Elisabeth Percelay, Elisabeth Petkevich, Eileen Pollack, Lulu Powers, Sarah Powers, Nancy Vittorini, Stacey Williams

Thank you to our sponsors! 

  • Diamond Sponsors: Jeanine Borthwick, Lisa Botticelli, Meryl Bralower, Page Gosnell, Melanie Sabelhaus
  • Ruby Sponsors: Jane Condon, Julie Killian, Sondra Levenson, Patricia Ribakoff, Trudy Slater, Mary Taaffe
  • Pearl Sponsors: Carole Beller, Dr. David Elmer, Kristen Klabin, Deborah Lewis, Susie Lister Locke, Elisabeth Petkevich, Joyce Robinson, Robert Rubin, Laura Webb, Zero Main on Centre


Option 1: Diamond Sponsorship: $1,000

Name or logo recognition in advertising and event promotion

Preferred seating for 4 people

Including cocktails and light bites

Option 2 Ruby Sponsorshop: $500

Name or logo recognition at event and on website

Reserved seating for 2 people

Including cocktails and light bites

Option 2 Pearl Sponsorship: $250

Name or logo recognition at event and on website

Admission for 1

Including cocktails and light bites

Option 4 Pay it Forward: $75

Sponsor an attendee so that someone can attend the event who may not be able to afford it otherwise

Click here to email us if you're interested in being the recipient of a sponsored ticket.