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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.

For additional details or to download a registration form, visit our Education and Resources page.

For more information or to register, email ParishNurse@mercy.pmhs.org or 412.232.7151.

Pittsburgh Mercy Health System's 11th Annual Reindeer Ball

Sunday, December 7, 2014, from 4 to 7 p.m.

The Westin Convention Center Hotel, 1000 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 (Downtown Pittsburgh)

To purchase tickets, click here.

Pittsburgh Mercy Health System’s 11th Annual Reindeer Ball offers a fabulous evening of fun for the whole family – all while making a difference in the lives of children in need in our community. Dressed in their holiday finest, children and their families will mingle with some of their favorite characters and storybook friends, including Curious George and Pokey Little Puppy.

New York City-based entertainment company RWS Productions will perform “Clara’s Nutcracker Dream,” a dazzling holiday revue, Children will meet Clara and her “Nutcracker” friends and enjoy holiday craft making, cookie decorating, balloon and caricature artists, and much more. The whole family will ring in the season and enjoy a festive evening of playing, singing, and dancing!

Tickets are $100 per adult, $50 per child. 

Proceeds from the evening benefit Pittsburgh Mercy Health System child and adolescent services.
To purchase tickets, click here.


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