PUBLISHED: 5:13 PM on Wednesday, May 9, 2007
Women's Expo to be held May 15
SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium
SITKA - Looking for something fun to do? Attend the Sitka Women's Expo from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, at the Sheet'k? Kw?an Naa Kah?di community house.

This event will give Sitka women a chance to check out a variety of informational booths and fun activities.

At 6:30 p.m., there will be a panel discussion about "The Top 10 Wellness Tips Every Woman Should Know," featuring social worker Nancy Jo Bleier, physical therapist Bridget Hitchcock, diabetes educator/registered dietitian Susan Hoyt, substance abuse treatment specialist Roberta Kitka, nurse practitioner Kathy Kahler and pharmacist Trish White.

The Sitka Women's Expo is sponsored by the SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Breast and Cervical Health and WISEWOMAN Programs.

The two programs work in partnership to provide an integrated women's health program.

"If you are a woman in Sitka, whether you are new to town or have lived here for years and wondering what there is to do, this is the event," said Susan Suarez, a Recruitment Coordinator for the SEARHC Breast and Cervical Health Program.

For more information about the Sitka Women's Expo and about the SEARHC Breast and Cervical Health Program, please call Susan Suarez at 966-8459 or e-mail her at There also is a link to the SEARHC WISEWOMAN and Breast and Cervical Health Programs at