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A Lifetime of Prevention: Dr. Vivien Brown on women’s health, and why you should never be too busy for yourself graphic

A Lifetime of Prevention: Dr. Vivien Brown on women’s health, and why you should never be too busy for yourself

March, 5th, 2017

Dr. Vivien Brown has been a family physician in Toronto for more than 35 years, and is the Vice President for Medical Affairs of Medisys Corporate Health, a national network of medical clinics dedicated to preventative health care.   By Marie Moore       “No matter who I see, no matter what age group, when […]





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Women of Influence Partners with Celebrity Stylist

January, 25th, 2017

    Celebrity stylist Kim Appelt will join Women of Influence as Style Expert and Fashion Editor   TORONTO, FEBRUARY 2017 – Women of Influence is excited to welcome celebrity stylist Kim Appelt as their first ever Style Expert and Fashion Editor. In her new role, Kim will be sharing her knowledge on work-meets-fashion topics […]





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Meet Linda Hung, Senior Director of Theme Parks

November, 22nd, 2016

Linda Hung is the Senior Director of Theme Parks at FORREC, a global entertainment design company based in Toronto. Her project experience includes the design and development of large-scale destination resorts such as Resorts World in Singapore, regional parks including LEGOLAND Florida, LEGOLAND Malaysia and Universal Studios Singapore and a local children’s playground in the […]





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Menopause: Hot tips and a new technology can help keep hot flashes at bay

July, 25th, 2014

Dr. Brown is a noted family physician and international and national speaker on health prevention, wellness, continuing medical education and women’s health. She is a member of numerous advisory bodies for both the provincial and federal government, helping make decisions regarding healthcare of Canadians. She was awarded, Family Physician of the Year, 2012 by the […]





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Heart Disease in Women: Can Be Different Than in Men

May, 2nd, 2014

Dr. Brown is a noted family physician and international and national speaker on health prevention, wellness, continuing medical education and women’s health. She is a member of numerous advisory bodies for both the provincial and federal government, helping make decisions regarding healthcare of Canadians. She was awarded, Family Physician of the Year, 2012 by the […]





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How healthy are you?

March, 31st, 2014

Dr. Brown is a noted family physician and international and national speaker on health prevention, wellness, continuing medical education and women’s health. She is a member of numerous advisory bodies for both the provincial and federal government, helping make decisions regarding healthcare of Canadians. She was awarded, Family Physician of the Year, 2012 by the […]





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Genetic Testing & Drugs

March, 5th, 2014

Pharmacogenomics: Determining the most effective drug for your genetic makeup. Each person is unique and so is his or her response to certain medications.  Since the mapping of the Human Genome Project was completed in 2003, a new area of study and research has opened up called, Pharmacogenomics, the technology that analyses how genetic makeup […]





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Two Essentials that Brand Us as Caring and Effective Leaders

January, 16th, 2014

When you are blessed with the opportunity to work with talented influential women you learn a lot every day. As a workshop leader for Women of Influence I am ecstatic when my participants are thrilled with the experience they receive, that’s my goal but the bonus I receive is the learning and inspiration I regularly […]





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Understanding Cholesterol – The Good, Bad, and Guidelines

January, 3rd, 2014

By Dr. Vivien Brown, MDCM, CCFP, FCFP, NCMP, Vice-President, Medical Affairs, Medisys Health Group.





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Advancing Your Career Through Relationship Building

December, 19th, 2013

Certified Executive Coach, author, and professional speaker, Bonnie Marcus, speaks with Women of Influence, President & CEO, Carolyn Lawrence about creating influence and its importance relative to career advancement. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE RADIO SHOW NOW






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