The Baltimore Sun and its sponsors are proud to present the fourth annual “Women to Watch” networking event in celebration of its glossy magazine highlighting the most inspiring and intriguing women in the region. Enjoy a personal and compelling keynote speech. Hors’ d’oeuvres and drinks will be served while you connect with powerful and fascinating women from a variety of fields.
Every attendee will receive a special gift from PANDORA!
The magazine, which publishes on Sunday, October 13th, will highlight 25 newsmakers selected by The Baltimore Sun.
Complimentary valet will be available.
For more specific information, call Sara Maniatty 410.332.6634
Thursday, October 10, 2019
6:00pm – 8:30pm
The Baltimore Museum of Art
10 Art Museum Dr, Baltimore, MD 21218
Featuring Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Leana Wen
Baltimore Women's Giving Circle
Reserve your seat for an event you won’t want to miss.
Early bird tickets are available until September 14th 11:59pm EST.
A portion of the net proceeds from this event will benefit a charity.
Leana S. Wen, M.D., M.Sc. FAAEM
Dr. Leana Wen is an emergency physician, public health leader, and a passionate advocate for patient-centered healthcare reform. She was proud to serve as the Baltimore City Health Commissioner, where she led the nation’s oldest continuously operating health department to fight the opioid epidemic, treat violence and racism as public health issues, and improve maternal and child health. In 2016, Dr. Wen was honored to be one of Baltimore Sun’s 25 Women to Watch; in 2019, she was named one of TIME 100’s Most Influential People.
Dr. Wen has served as President/CEO of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America. As the first physician to lead Planned Parenthood in nearly 50 years, Dr. Wen’s aim was to provide comprehensive care to vulnerable women and families. Dr. Wen is the author of the nearly100 articles in medical and public health journals and of the critically-acclaimed book, When Doctors Don’t Listen. Her TED talk on transparency in medicine has been viewed nearly 2 million times.
Dr. Wen serves on the faculty of George Washington University School of Medicine and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.