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STATE OF CONNECTICUT

NANCY WYMAN
COMPTROLLER

OFFICE OF THE STATE COMPTROLLER
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HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT 06106-1775

MARK OJAKIAN
DEPUTY COMPTROLLER

The 7th Annual Women's Health Conference
March 15, 2009
Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa

Contact: Steve Jensen Contact: Liza Petra
Office of the State Comptroller Women & Family Life Center
860-702-3308 203-458-6699
Steven.Jensen@po.state.ct.us LizaPetra@snet.net

WOMEN'S HEALTH CONFERENCE OFFERS WELLNESS, RELAXATION, FUN

MYSTIC - The 7th annual Women's Health Conference, co-presented by the non-profit Women & Family Life Center and State Comptroller Nancy Wyman, offers cutting-edge health information presented by leading experts during a fun and relaxing day spent connecting with other women.

The conference, which drew more than 300 women last year, takes place on Sunday, March 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00p.m. at the Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa.

Guests may select from 12 choices in each of three breakout sessions that address topics including the latest in medicine, wellness, alternative therapies, and nutrition. A "vendor marketplace" will be offered where guests can browse, shop and sample from a variety of organizations and businesses.

Conference participants will enjoy keynote presentations from:

A pre-conference event on Saturday, March 14th will feature a performance of "In Our Right Minds," a one-woman show that celebrates women. Sunday conference is $75 / $60 for seniors. Saturday pre-conference is $40. Conference & Pre-Conference Show is $99 (does not include overnight hotel stay).

Register online at www.womenandfamilylifecenter.org or by fax, phone or mail. Scholarships are available for the Sunday Conference. Call (203) 458-6699 for information. The conference is made possible through Executive Sponsorship by Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale-New Haven Health and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.

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