Pittsburgh Mercy Health System
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22nd Annual Mercy Parish Nurse and Health Ministry Symposium: "Take Care Tips: How to Care for Yourself While You're Taking Care of Others"
Saturday, October 25, 2014, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Sister M. Ferdinand Clark Auditorium, Level 2, UPMC Mercy, 1400 Locust Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 (Uptown)
Join your friends at Pittsburgh Mercy Health System and the Mercy Parish Nurse and Health Ministry Program for the 22nd Annual Mercy Parish Nurse and Health Ministry Symposium.
Jennifer Antkowiak, a wife, mother, caregiver, caregiver coach, author, entrepreneur, KDKA-TV news anchor, and founder of jennifer Cares, a Pittsburgh-based company that provides multimedia content and products to help make life easier for caregivers, will deliver the keynote address, “Take Care Tips: How to Care for Yourself While You’re Taking Care of Others.” She is the author of a book by the same name as well as a second book, “Caring Questions: Fun and Sensitive Conversation Starters.”
As a wife, mother, and entrepreneur, Jennifer is an experienced caregiver who’s used to juggling life’s many roles. Her passion and mission to help caregivers was fueled by personal experience. Jennifer served as a caregiver for her mother who had post-partum depression, and her mother-in-law and father-in-law, both of whom died from cancer.
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