We are pleased to announce our role as charitable partner for the 2019 Wellness Show! Join us for a day of wellbeing, while supporting women’s health in our community!
For more than 25 years, The Wellness Show has been bringing new approaches to nutrition, fitness, physical and emotional well-being.
This year’s event will feature a wide range of health enhancing products and services from over 250 exhibitors and over 100 speakers over two days.
Featured Speaker: Dr. Lori Brotto
Dr. Brotto will be speaking at 11 am, Sunday, Feb 3 on the Women and Wellness Stage.
Dr. Lori Brott - Executive Director, Women’s Health Research Institute at BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre
Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Department of Psychiatry, UBC Canada Research Chair in Women’s Sexual Health
Dr. Brotto is a global leader in mindfulness-based approaches in women’s health, who has been awarded $11.8 million in research funding. Her work focuses on the role of complementary and alternative practices and products in promoting health, in particular, the role of mindfulness meditation to address a variety of women’s health issues. She is the recipient of the 2018 Association of Academic Professionals in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (APOG) Excellence in Research Award and the 2018 Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality Distinguished Scientific Achievements Award. Her book, Better Sex Through Mindfulness, a translation of Dr. Brotto's research evaluating mindfulness-based interventions for various populations of women, was published by Greystone in April 2018 and has garnered significant international media attention.
Watch an interview with Dr. Brotto about her new book:
Purchase tickets to the 2019 Wellness Show! We look forward to seeing you there.