The University of Virginia (UVA) Advancement’s Office of Engagement, the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and the UVA Midlife Health Center recently held a Webinar on the topic of “Thriving Over Forty & Beyond: Women’s Midlife Health and Well Being.” The webinar had hundreds of UVA Alumni, Friends, and Families in attendance.
Wendy Horton, CEO of UVA Health Medical Center delivered opening remarks, followed by a panel discussion with Dr. JoAnn Pinkerton, Director of UVA’s Midlife Health Center and a nationally recognized expert in women’s midlife health, and Dr. Paola Gehrig, Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and renowned specialist in gynecologic oncology. Renee Grisham, a long-time supporter of UVA’s Midlife Health Center, moderated the conversation and an audience Q&A. Topics covered included guidance on perimenopause, menopause, hot flashes, hormone therapy, midlife sexuality, gynecologic wellness, osteoporosis, and cancer prevention and treatment.
Link to the webinar recording here: “Thriving Over Forty & Beyond: Women’s Midlife Health and Well Being.”