Penn State Schuylkill will be hosting it's first Women's Wellness Conference on Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on campus in the John E. Morgan Auditorium. There will be five outstanding speakers that will address issues concerning a woman's mind, body, and spirit.
The cost to attend is $25.00 per person and includes a continental breakfast, buffet lunch and door prizes. Advanced reservations are required, for tickets please contact Rosalie Wiest at 570-385-6102 or [email protected]
Please see below for more information on each of the speakers and their topics.
We look forward to seeing you!
Gail Eiceman, Ph.D.
RN, CCN, Ph.D. in Naturopathy
"Contemporary Nutrition: What you need to know about vitamin D and diabetes."
Dr. Eiceman has been in the health care profession for over twenty-five years. She began her career as a pediatric nurse after receiving her nursing diploma from Chester County Hospital. She served as head nurse in ICCU, the emergency room, and other various disciplines of nursing. A personal illness led Dr. Eiceman to investigate the integration of her medial experience with the benefits of natural medicine. She obtained numerous certifications and degrees, including her doctorate in Naturopathy. She also received advanced nursing degrees and is board certified as a clinical nutritionist and Legal Nurse Consultant.
Dr. Eiceman established her practice, Nutrition Works Educational Services, in 1983 in Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania. She specializes in nutrition, bio-identical hormone therapy, weight loss, and other women's issues.
LSW, CEAP, M.S.W., M.B.A.
"Managing stress and anxiety on a daily basis."
Ms. Grant is the regional vice president of EAP+ Work/Life Operations for Health Advocate, Inc., headquartered in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania. She has over twenty-four years experience in clinical settings, as well as leadership roles with employee assistance programs (EAP) in the behavioral health field.
Ms. Grant is a Licensed Social Worker. She earned her master's degree in Social Work from Rutger's University, and an M.B.A. with a concentration in marketing and international business from the University of Delaware. Her combined experience in behavioral health and business has made her a premier consultant and trainer in the employee assistance field.
Stacey June, D.O.
Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
"Cosmetic Surgery: The latest techniques and procedures."
Dr. Stacey June is a board certified plastic surgeon in private practice at Spring Ridge Plastic Surgery in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania.
Dr. June graduated from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine before accepting the challenge of a rigorous general surgery residency at Lutheran Medical Center, a Level 1 trauma center in Brooklyn, New York. It was there that she developed a passion for plastic and reconstructive surgery. She completed a fellowship in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Director of Spa Operations, Walt Disney Resorts
"The meaning of spa and how it promotes a wellness life-style."
Ginger M. McLean, director of Spa Operations, Walt Disney World Resorts, brings a lifelong commitment to wellness with experience managing some of the country's top resort spas.
She began her spa career as part of the opening team with the Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa in Asheville, North Carolina. Her experiences include positions as, senior vice president, Spa Division for WTS International; spa director of "The Chocolate Spa" at Hershey entertainment and Resorts, Hershey, Pennsylvania; corporate director of Spas and Tarpon Club, Gulfbay Companies, Marco Beach Ocean Resort, Marco Island, Florida; and director of
Revenue Management and Spa Operations Manager, Ojai Valley Inn and Spa, Ojai, California.
Susan Probst, M.D.
Obstetrics and Gynecology
"Roadmap to health for the 21st Century woman."
Dr. Susan Probst is an Obstetrician and Gynecologist in Reading, Pennsylvania with more than thirty-seven years experience in her field. She is affiliated with the Reading Hospital and Medical Center.
Dr. Probst received her medical degree from Temple University. She is one of thirty-five physicians at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center that specialize in obstetrics and gynecology.
Dr. Probst will outline several strategies in her presentation for good health through each decade of the adult woman's life.