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Taking Charge! Surviving and Thriving Through Transitions

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Cheryl Woodson, M.D.

Members & guests–free. To RSVP, please scroll down. The day before the event, registered attendees will receive a confirmation email with a link to join via Zoom.

Facing a life transition? Forced into retirement or a challenging position such as caregiving, aging solo, downsizing, or moving? Wondering what to do next? Attend this lively discussion featuring national thought leaders on proven ways to manage transitions, find purpose, and move forward.
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Moderator Cheryl Woodson, M.D. (pictured at right), a master of self-empowerment, will guide our panelists through a discussion of how to emerge from transitions – even difficult ones – feeling good about life and oneself.

Panelists are the 2020 Village Chicago Trailblazers (from left): Dr. Louise Aronson, M.D., author of Elderhood, Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life; Richard Eisenberg, Managing Editor of, and Ruth Ann Watkins, Chair of RRF Foundation for Aging and a Village member.

The 2020 Trailblazer recipients (from left): Ruth Ann Watkins (Individual), Next Avenue (Organization), and Dr. Louise Aronson (Author)

This event is sponsored by Village annual sponsor, Belmont Village Senior Living of Lincoln Park.


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Tuesday, December 8, 2020
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Chicago, IL United States
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