focus on women’s health:
Education and Empowerment
an educational program for women’s healthcare rights and services

FREE Admission
October 14, 2023
1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Hosted by the Initiative for Reproductive Justice
Event Moderator: Liana Urfer, MD

Planned Parenthood

Laura Goodhue, VP Public Policy

Speaking Topic

Floridians Protecting Freedom: The Abortion Ballot Initiative

Vero Women’s Care

Lindsey Bruce, MD

Speaking Topic

No Woman Left Behind: Empowering women to address menopause, STD’s and gynecologic cancers

Vero Women’s Care

Christina Namvar, DO

Speaking Topic

The Heart of the Matter: Women and Cardiovascular Health

Cleveland Clinic of IRC

Mary Volsky, RN BSN, RNC-OB

Speaking Topic

Healthy Moms and Healthy Babies: How do we get there?

Coyle & Mattern, LLC

Jane R. Coyle, LCSW

Speaking Topic

Self-Care is Not Selfish: Healthy Boundary Setting

IRJ Steering Committee Members:

Marilee Bell

Hester Bloom

Susan Bromwell

Kay Hammond

Susan Ketterer

Liana Urfer, MD

For more information, please contact Hester Bloom by email at