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Dr. Marie Savard

2013 Speaker

Marie Savard, M.D., is a recent ABC News Medical Contributor and one of the most trusted voices on health and patient empowerment, is the author of four books including The Body Shape Solution to Weight Loss and Wellness and Ask Dr Marie: What Women Must Know about Hormones, Libido, and the Medical Problems No One Talks About.   Dr. Savard earned both a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing and a Medical Degree at the University of Pennsylvania. She was formerly the director of the Center for Women’s Health, technical advisor to the United Nations’ Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, advisor to the American Board of Internal Medicine on Women’s Health, health columnist for Woman’s Day magazine, and senior medical consultant to Lifetime Television’s Strong Medicine.  She is a member of the Board of Overseers of the School of Nursing of the University of Pennsylvania where she is also a trustee.