Women's Health Matters Lecture Series

Thursday
October 19th

7:00 – 9:00 pm

Burlington Convention Centre
1120 Burloak Dr., Burlington, ON (Map)

Saturday
October 21st

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Westin Harbour Castle Hotel*
Frontenac Ballroom
1 Harbour Square, Toronto, ON (Map)

Goodie Gifts!
All registered attendees will receive these great gifts at each event. Learn more.**

Goodie Gifts Womens Health Matters

 

* The Westin Harbour Castle Hotel offers valet parking only. Other options for attendees are nearby Green P parking or public transit.
** While supplies last. Attendees must be present to receive gift items.

Real Solutions by Real Physicians for Real Women’s Needs™

Learn more about real women’s issues from stress and hormones to nutrition and digestion.

When it comes to health, gender really does matter.

Women’s Health Matters Lecture Series will delve into specific women’s health conditions and address how gender differences relate to common diseases like liver disease, dementia, diabetes, and breast cancer.

Gain useful insights and healthful information from a well-rounded group of experts who specialize in several different areas of natural health.

What You’ll Learn:

Presented by Women’s Voice magazine, the lectures will help you take charge of your health by providing information on:

  • preventing heart attacks
  • improving skin care
  • tackling stress and anxiety
  • managing menopause
  • preparing healthy food and nutrition to boost your energy
  • and more!

Featured Speakers

Karen Jensen, ND

Karen Jensen, ND received her degree in naturopathic medicine from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM) in 1988. She is a well-known author and lecturer and has appeared regularly on television and radio stations across Canada. She is author or co-author of seven books, and her most recent is Women’s Health Matters: The Influence of Gender on Disease. Dr. Jensen was in clinical practice for 25 years, however, she continues to lecture and to write books and articles on the naturopathic approach to wellness.

Kate Rhéaume, ND

Kate Rhéaume, ND is a graduate and former faculty member of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Kate lectures internationally on many topics related to health and wellness, and is a frequent guest on radio and television across North America. She is the author of the bestselling book Vitamin K2 and the Calcium Paradox: How a Little-Known Vitamin Could Save Your Life.

Julie Reil, MD

Julie Reil, MD is a medical director at Shiloh Medical Clinic, and has 11 years experience in Women’s health care. She practised Primary Care Medicine including Obstetrics, Gynecology, Clinical Medicine, and Hospital Medicine from 2000–2008. In 2008, Dr. Reil became the owner of Shiloh Medical Clinic and expanded the practice to offer full-spectrum Laser Medical Services and Aesthetic Services.

Gaetano Morello, ND

Gaetano Morello, ND is a published author and licensed naturopathic physician practising in West Vancouver, Canada. Since 1991, he has been training and educating physicians, pharmacists, and health experts on the scientific use of natural medicines. Recently he has been appointed as a Clinician at the newly created Complex Chronic Diseases Program located at BC Women’s Hospital in Vancouver. He is the first naturopathic doctor to hold such a position at a major North American hospital.

Karlene Karst, RD

Karlene Karst, RD is a leading expert in nutrition and natural health. Karlene holds a BSc in nutrition from the University of Saskatchewan, Canada, and is a registered dietitian. Karlene is the author of several books and is a highly sought-after, enthusiastic, and passionate individual who has appeared on QVC, Access Hollywood, and Canada AM. She is a frequent guest speaker at educational events around North America.

Featured Speakers

Karen Jensen, ND

Dr. Karen Jensen

Karen Jensen is a well-known author and lecturer and has appeared regularly on television and radio stations across Canada. She is author or co-author of seven books, and her most recent is Women’s Health Matters: The Influence of Gender on Disease. Dr. Jensen was in clinical practice for 25 years, however, she continues to lecture and to write books and articles on the naturopathic approach to wellness.

Kate Rhéaume, ND

Kate Rhéaume, ND is a graduate and former faculty member of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Kate lectures internationally on many topics related to health and wellness, and is a frequent guest on radio and television across North America. She is the author of the bestselling book Vitamin K2 and the Calcium Paradox: How a Little-Known Vitamin Could Save Your Life.

Julie Reil, MD

Julie Reil, MD is a medical director at Shiloh Medical Clinic, and has 11 years experience in Women’s health care. She practised Primary Care Medicine including Obstetrics, Gynecology, Clinical Medicine, and Hospital Medicine from 2000–2008. In 2008, Dr. Reil became the owner of Shiloh Medical Clinic and expanded the practice to offer full-spectrum Laser Medical Services and Aesthetic Services.

Karlene Karst, RD

Karlene Karst

Karlene Karst, RD is a leading expert in nutrition and natural health. Karlene holds a BSc in nutrition from the University of Saskatchewan, Canada, and is a registered dietitian. Karlene is the author of several books and is a highly sought-after, enthusiastic, and passionate individual who has appeared on QVC, Access Hollywood, and Canada AM. She is a frequent guest speaker at educational events around North America.

Karlene Karst, RD
Gaetano Morello, ND

Gaetano Morello, ND is a published author and licensed naturopathic physician practising in West Vancouver, Canada. Since 1991, he has been training and educating physicians, pharmacists, and health experts on the scientific use of natural medicines. Recently he has been appointed as a Clinician at the newly created Complex Chronic Diseases Program located at BC Women’s Hospital in Vancouver. He is the first naturopathic doctor to hold such a position at a major North American hospital.

Lecture Schedule

Speaker Topic Thu 10/19 Sat 10/21
Emcee Welcome and Introductions 7:00 pm 1:00 pm
Dr. Karen Jensen &
Dr. Kate Rhéaume
Women’s Health Matters 7:05 pm 1:05 pm
Dr. Gaetano Morello Digestive Health 8:00 pm 2:00 pm
Karlene Karst, RD Healthy Fats for Energy and Metabolism  8:20 pm  2:20 pm
Dr. Julie Reil Beauty Building Blocks – Elastin & Collagen  8:40 pm  2:40 pm
Dr. Karen Jensen  Book Signing Women’s Health Matters  9:05 pm  3:05 pm
Tickets Tickets
7:00 Welcome and Introduction with Emcee
7:05 Women’s Health Matters with Dr. Karen Jensen & Dr. Kate Rhéaume
8:00 Digestive Health with Dr. Gaetano Morello 
8:20 Healthy Fats for Energy and Metabolism with Karlene Karst, RD
8:40 Beauty Building Blocks – Elastin & Collagen with Dr. Julie Reil
9:05 Book Signing with Dr. Karen Jensen

Tickets

1:00 Welcome and Introduction with Emcee
1:05 Women’s Health Matters with Dr. Karen Jensen & Dr. Kate Rhéaume
2:00 Digestive Health with Dr. Gaetano Morello
2:20 Healthy Fats for Energy and Metabolism with Karlene Karst, RD 
2:40 Beauty Building Blocks – Elastin & Collagen Dr. Julie Reil
 3:05 Book Signing with Dr. Karen Jensen

Tickets

Goodie Gifts

Each registered attendee will receive these great goodie gifts for FREE!**

Women’s Health Matters

$19.95 Value

In this book, Dr. Karen Jensen, and other practicing physicians share their experiences in treating women’s health conditions and explain the need for treatments and research that is specific for women.

Women’s Voice magazine

$2.95 Value

Women’s Voice magazine is a publication designed by women, for women and aimed at Real Solutions by Real Physicians for Real Women’s Needs™. Women’s Voice can be found in natural health and wellness stores.

Coupon Booklet with over $40 in Savings

Coupon Booklet

$41.00 Value

This booklet contains 10 different money-saving coupons from prominent, Canadian natural health companies. Save big on product offers from Natural Factors, WomenSense, BioSil, VegiDay and more!

WomenSense Lavender Lotion

WomenSense Lotion & Vitaday Biotin

$26.00 Value

Try out these two great products to help take care of your skin. Biotin is known for helping healthy hair, skin and nails. Botanical hand and body lotion from WomenSense is lightly scented and free of perfumes and preservatives.

Thursday
October 19th

7:00 – 9:00 pm

Burlington Convention Centre
1120 Burloak Dr., Burlington, ON (Map)

Saturday
October 21st

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Westin Harbour Castle Hotel*
Frontenac Ballroom
1 Harbour Square, Toronto, ON (Map)

** While supplies last. Attendees must be present to receive gift items.

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