Entries by Birgitte Nipper Sorensen

Health Lecture December 10th – Aging Eyelids

On December 10th, at 7pm, The Santa Monica Bay Woman’s Club will host its twelfth complimentary Health Lecture, which is part of our monthly series. Our December Lecture is titled Aging Eyelids and will be presented by Mehryar Taban, M.D. Dr. Taban, is an UCLA oculofacial plastic surgeon; he will discuss the various eyelid problems related […]

December Book Club

The book selection for December is The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern. It won the Locus Award for Best First Novel. “The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the black-and-white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique experience full of breathtaking amazements. It […]

Yoga Fundraiser for Next Gen Docs – November 9th!

Please join us for a morning of yoga with Al Tavera from YogaWorks! The event takes place on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 – 11am. We are raising awareness and funds to train the next generation of doctors in basic science and clinical research to benefit women with Infertility and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). This Fundraising […]

November Book Club

The book selection for November is the newest book by San Francisco author, Dave Eggers. “When Mae Holland is hired to work for the Circle, the world’s most powerful internet company, she feels she’s been given the opportunity of a lifetime. The Circle, run out of a sprawling California campus, links users’ personal emails, social […]

Health Lecture October 8th – Mindfulness Meditation

On October 8th, at 7pm, The Santa Monica Bay Woman’s Club will host its tenth complimentary Health Lecture, which is part of our monthly series. Our October Lecture is titled Mindfulness Meditation and will be presented by Christiane Wolf, MD, PhD. Dr. Wolf is the Director of MBSR (Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction) Programs at InsightLA, and […]

October Book Club

The book selection for October is the newest book by San Francisco author, Lisa See.  See’s recent books offer well researched insight into the struggles of Asian women woven into the dramatic history of California where she lives and writes. “It’s 1938 in San Francisco: a world’s fair is preparing to open on Treasure Island, […]

Health Lecture September 10th, 2014 – Sleep Update

On September 10th, at 7pm, The Santa Monica Bay Woman’s Club will host its ninth complimentary Health Lecture, which is part of our monthly series. Our September Lecture is titled Sleep Update and will be presented by Ravi Aysola, MD. Dr. Aysola is a UCLA sleep specialist and pulmonologist, and will explore the promotion of healthy sleep and […]

August Book Club

Theo Decker, a 13-year-old New Yorker, miraculously survives an accident that kills his mother. Abandoned by his father, Theo is taken in by the family of a wealthy friend. Bewildered by his strange new home on Park Avenue, disturbed by schoolmates who don’t know how to talk to him, and tormented above all by his […]