LRH's 28th Annual LRH Women’s Health Conference
May 17, 2019
Littleton, NH - Littleton Regional Healthcare hosted its 28th Annual LRH Women's Health Conference on Monday, May 13th. More than 300 women from all over Northern New Hampshire and surrounding states joined together for this health and wellness event.
Participants coming from as far away as Rhode Island and Connecticut gathered at the OMNI Mount Washington Resort for this daylong celebration focusing on women's physical and emotional wellbeing. They learned from lectures on important women's wellness issues, visited 37 vendors who filled the The Presidential Spa & Conference Center, participated in free health screenings for cholesterol, blood pressure and glucose, and enjoyed Reiki throughout the day. Attendees chose from 15 lectures on traditional and complementary medicine, from nutrition, osteoarthritis, incontinence, inflammation, herbal therapies, healthy eating, managing chronic pain and women and opioid addition.
Keynote Jana Stanfield inspired the audience with her songs and humor.
LRH partnered with the North Country Health Consortium/Northern NH Area Health Education Center again this year to offer sessions geared toward physicians, nurses and behavioral health specialists so participants could access continuing education credits by attending.
Attendees enjoyed keynote multi-platinum songwriter and humorist, Jana Stanfield. Using heartwarming humor, award winning music, fun interaction and examples from 10 years of leading global "volun-tour" trips, Jana taught guests at the conference how to retune, recalibrate, and optimize their optimism.
Event sponsors included major sponsors Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, A.J. Gallagher, Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Lincoln Financial Group, LRH Auxiliary, N E Delta Dental, OMNI Mt. Washington Resort, Passumpsic Savings Bank, Pioneer Investments, Sageview Advisory Group, Garnet Hill, Guardian of Life Ins. Co., Super Shoes, Rod Roofing, Woodville Guaranty Savings Bank, and in-kind donations from Advanced Graphic Communication, Lakes Regional Coca Cola and Notchnet, Inc.
Gail Clark, director of development, marketing and community relations encourages anyone interested in being a vendor or attending the 28th Annual North Country Women's Health Conference on Monday, May 4, 2020 to contact her at (603) 444-9304.