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Still Rise Farms x Unite for HER Wellness Day

May 4, 2024 (Rain Date: May 5) | 1494 Birch Lane, Perkasie, PA 18944
Join us for a rejuvenating day tailored for breast and ovarian cancer patients and physicians. Join us for informative educational sessions with insights on cancer, health disparities, nutrition, radiology, and sexual health. Also enjoy relaxing activities through Meditation, Yoga, Reiki, Massages, Beauty consultations and Fishing by the pond. Your Wellness awaits.

Planter Sponsors $1,000

Agenda

Event Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM-

9:00am – 9:30 am: Registration and Vendor Exploration

9:45am -10:00am: Welcome & Introduction/Group Photo

Host: Dr. Monique Gary – Still Rise Farms, Melissa Christie – Unite for HER

Morning and/or Afternoon Sessions

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM and/or 12:40 PM – 1:20 PM

Mindfulness and Eco Therapy Experience with Kevin Hubbard

 10:50 PM – 11:35 AM: and /or 1:25 PM – 1:55PM

Reiki with Tein Campbell/Jamar Pettis

OR

Yoga with Desiree Archie

 11:40 AM – 12:00 PM: and/or 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Sound Bowl Therapy with Cassandra Boulding

12:00 PM – 12:35 PM – Lunch

Afternoon Speaker Sessions

 Speaker Session 1: 12:40 PM- 1:20 PM

Erin Pellegrin: Nutrition and Cooking Demonstration- 2 Truths and A Lie

Speaker Session 2: 1:25 PM-1:55 PM

Jamil Rivers: State of Equity in Breast Cancer – Are We in Crisis?

Dr. Quarterman: Are the Numbers Improving for Women of Color Overall? What is She Seeing in Delaware? What’s Missing in Cancer Care Today?

Speaker Session 3: 2:00 PM-2:30 PM

Ask the Experts – Breast, Ovarian and Neurology Specialists

Dr. Shahin: Types of Ovarian Cancer and Is It Becoming More Common? Uterine Cancer and What Women Need to Know for Risk Reduction, Especially Breast Cancer Patients.

Dr. Allman: What are Some of the Neurological Effects of Cancer Treatment on the Brain and the Nerves? Is Chemo Brain Real? Reversible? What About Neuropathy?

Dr. Gary: Breast Cancer and Inflammation – What’s the Connection?

Speaker Session 4: 2:35 PM – 3:05 PM

Robin Evans: Navigating Cancer Care During Pandemic – How Technology Can Work for Patients and Survivors in Treatment.

Dr. Gary: Technology Beyond Treatment – The Promise of Precision Wellness 

Speaker Session 5: 3:10 PM – 3:50 PM

Feature Discussion Panel – Let’s Talk About Sex

Robyn Jones: Physiologic Changes During Menopause, How Often Women Should Be Screened, Why Intimacy is Impacted in Treatment.

Joy Jang:  What is the Pelvic Floor and Why is it So Important.

Dr. Gary – Moderator

Closing Session 3:50PM -4:00 PM 

Optional Activities: Starting at 10:00 am – 4pm (Appointments not available during Lunch – from 12:00pm – 12:30pm)

Massage therapy w/ CeCe  – Appointments available throughout the event – Under Tent

MUA, Alfreda Howard, 1:1 Make-up consultation — FacesbyFre  – Appointments available throughout the event- Under Tent

Fishing by the Pond- fishing equipment provided. – Available throughout event – Pond

Stretching by Natalie Murray – Available throughout event – Outdoors/Under Tent

Seed Planting workshop Mona Gold, Horticultural Therapist Master– Available throughout the event – Garden behind Clubhouse

Vendor will offer video testimonials – Available throughout the event – Entryway of Main house.