As part of its ongoing efforts to be a resource for residents and visitors in Collier County, Collier County Medical Society (CCMS) and the Foundation of CCMS are pleased to host their 11th Annual Women’s Health Forum, a free health education event, on Saturday, February 23rd.

The forum, with the theme “Advances in Women’s Health” will take place at Naples United Church of Christ, McSpadden Hall from 8:30am-1:00pm, and will feature breakout sessions with educational talks from 24 local physicians, an exhibit hall with more than 20 vendors that provide services for women, and light refreshments.

Topics of discussion will include Arthritis, Breast Cancer, Dermatology, Diabetes, Gynecology, Healthy Heart, Memory Loss, Nutrition, Orthopedics, Pain Management, Patient Self-Advocacy, Vein Health, Vision Care, and more. Each session allows time for attendees to pose questions to the physician presenters.

Interested attendees should register online or call  239-435-7727. A suggested donation of $5 at the door will benefit the Foundation of CCMS, which provides medical scholarships and funding to healthcare programs in need. Volunteer and support opportunities are also available; email or call 239-435-7727 for more information.

The Women’s Health Forum is made possible from the support of presenting sponsors Fisher Eye & Laser Center, Physicians Regional Healthcare System, and Vein Specialists/Dr. Joseph Magnant, and sponsor éBella Magazine.