Women in Healthcare

Women in Healthcare Presents


A documentary film that explores teenage anxiety and depression -
its causes, effects, and what we can do about it.


Thursday, September 27, 2018
4:30-7:30 p.m.
Reception at Davio’s at Phipps Plaza
Program at AMC Phipps Plaza 14

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Event Chair

Sujatha Reddy, MD

Partner, Premier Care for Women and
Medical Correspondent, WXIA

ANGST features candid interviews with kids and young adults who suffer, or have suffered, from anxiety and what they’ve learned about it. The film includes discussions with mental health experts about the causes of anxiety and its sociological effects, as well as help, resources and tools: https://angstmovie.com/

This screening is open to the public and includes a post-screening panel discussion featuring:

  • Nadine J. Kaslow, PhD, Vice Chair, Emory, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Chief Psychologist, Grady Memorial Hospital
  • Megan McSwain Mann, PhD, Owner, Peachtree Art Therapy & Counseling, LLC
  • Tina Blevins Pellechia, 9th Grade Professional School Counselor, Henry Grady High School
  • Bradley F. Sorte, EVP & Managing Director, Caron Treatment Centers


Tickets will go on sale August 28.

If interested in sponsoring this event, please see sponsorship opportunities below. For questions about sponsorship, contact Ali Cobb at acobb@atlantawomen.org or (404) 577-5000 x 106.


Thank you to the 2018 Women in Healthcare Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor
Caron Treatment Centers


Gold Poppy Sponsor
Susan B. Been


Yellow Poppy Sponsor
Community Health Cooperative
Emory Rollins School of Public Health
Piedmont Hospital
WellStar Health System


B. J. Erb, M.D.*
Rutledge Forney
Lily Henson, M.D.*
Eda Louise Hochgelerent, M.D.
Colleen McBride, Ph.D.
Helen McSwain
Maggie Mermin, M.D.*
Margaret Offermann, M.D.
Sujatha Reddy, M.D.*
Katie Ganske, Ph.D.*
Roberta Golden, Ph.D.*
Wade Pearson Miller*
Soledad Hammond, Psy.D.
Jennifer Lyman, M.D.*
Michelle Williams*


*Planning Committee
Sponsors and Host Committee as of 8/2/18


Women in Healthcare is the Atlanta healthcare and medical community’s annual fundraiser to support the work of The Atlanta Women’s Foundation. A community conversation on critical health and wellness related topics, Women in Healthcare is open to the public. The event attracts philanthropists, professionals from the healthcare and medical community, and members of the general public. The funds raised will support AWF’s mission to lead women and girls from poverty to prosperity.

The Women in Healthcare Community Conversation is held annually in August or September. For questions or information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ali Cobb at acobb@atlantawomen.org.