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A sold-out event, the Art of WOW presented by Roz Usheroff, Founder, The Usheroff Institute, delivered a power-packed program of personal leadership strategies. Roz presented key concepts from ‘strategies to become more persuasive’ to powerful ways to ‘celebrate your authentic self.’ The event was presented and hosted at IMS on March 22, 2010.

The Chicago HBA February 21 meeting attendees came to support Heart Health Awareness. During the networking reception, interactive heart health booths were set up by sponsors; and participants enjoyed visiting interactive educational stations featuring heart-healthy foods, fitness demonstrations, and health tips and facts for everyday life.

In response to sponsor requests for a simpler, yet more comprehensive way to support the HBA and all of our programs and services we have created new sponsorship packages.

To get the inside scoop on starting and running your own business, the HBA’s Greater Philadelphia Chapter hosted “Entrepreneurship: How Hard Can It Be?” at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.

As the Chicago HBA Chapter prepares its 2010 plans, the board set a platform for continued success to build on the 2009 accomplishments.

Over 60 executive-level women gathered on March 3, 2010, at Novartis Pharmaceuticals in Florham Park, New Jersey, to attend “Making It Work – Regulatory Changes & Sales,” the first of a trilogy of Executive Women’s Breakfasts (EWB) meetings themed: “Positive Transformation in Times of Change.

The HBA Mid-Atlantic Chapter kicked off its 2010 programming with a provocative and impeccably-timed discussion on national health care reform.

The most recent edition (March 2010) of the Philadelphia Business Journal spotlights the top 25 business networking associations/ groups. HBA - GP ranks 8 based on membership size.

Mark Swindell, President of Pfizer Vaccines named HBA’s 2010 Honorable Mentor and Charlene Prounis, Founder and Managing Partner of Flashpoint Medica, named HBA’s 2010 Star Volunteer. Both will be formally recognized at the 21st annual “Woman of the Year” (WOTY) Luncheon on Thursday, May 6, 2010 – the premier event of the year for the healthcare community attended by over 2,000 industry leaders.

“Nothing is impossible. You can make things happen!” declared Barbara Weber as she recounted the inspirations and achievements that propelled her to become the Global Head of Novartis Oncology Translational Medicine.