The Heart of the Matter event will be held Thursday, July 19 at The Atrium in Shorewood. Enjoy the evening and a delicious dinner while supporting cardiovascular research at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
"Thriving Through Adversity: Post Traumatic Growth"
Presented by Heidi Christianson, PhD, Associate Professor - Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine; Training Director, Health Psychology Residency
Dr. Christianson will discuss Post Traumatic Growth, otherwise known as Benefit Finding, which is a growth process that occurs in response to challenging, traumatic adversity. She will review the literature on Post Traumatic Growth and discuss applications to cope with major medical concerns. The presentation will end with a discussion on how to facilitate Post Traumatic Growth.
On Course for a Cure, now in its 31st year, features LPGA Professionals who team up with community leaders to raise funds for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis research at the Medical College of Wisconsin Digestive Disease Center (DDC). The event will be held on Monday, September 17 at Milwaukee Country Club.
Help Science Crush Cancer Join us for the inaugural Cancer Crush, a progressive run/walk/bike challenge to raise money to benefit Medical College of Wisconsin cancer research, in partnership with the Froedtert & MCW health network. Support cancer research while staying healthy and fit. Register, track your progress, raise funds and help crush cancer. To become a sponsor or get more information, contact Anne Bolles at firstname.lastname@example.org or (414) 955-4520