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What if you had to tell a President to “Stick out your tongue”, or give them a shot! February Author Series: Dr. Connie Mariano

February 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Dr. Connie Mariano is used to breaking barriers, used to shattering the glass ceiling. Born to a Navy steward and his wife in the Philippines, Dr. Mariano lived the life of a family in the American armed forces.
Her life has been filled with many achievements: high school valedictorian, graduate with honors at the University of California at San Diego, medical degree from the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, and a distinguished 24 year career in the U. S. Navy.

Dr. Mariano has also been the first in the following
achievements:
• The first military woman to become the White House
Physician to the President
• The first woman Director of the White House Medical
Unit
• The first Filipino American in US History to become a
Navy Rear Admiral

After leaving the White House in 2001 following nine years and service to three sitting American presidents, Dr. Mariano became a consultant in the Executive Health Program
at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale from July 2001 to October 2005.
In November 2005, Dr. Mariano founded the Center for Executive Medicine, a medical concierge practice which provides presidential-quality medical care to CEOs and their families.
An expert in presidential health care including the 25th Amendment to the Constitution, Dr. Mariano is a frequent guest speaker on television and print media on the topics
of care to VIPs, presidential disability, travel medicine, and optimizing quality of care.
She is the author of the book, The White House Doctor: My Patients were Presidents, A Memoir, published in 2010 by St. Martin’s Press. Dr. Mariano also hosts her own talk
show on the VoiceAmerica network, “House Calls with Dr. Connie.”

Details

Date:
February 21
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.FHFL.net

Organizer

Friends Of The Library
Website:
www.FHFL.net

Venue

Fountain Hills Community Center
13001 N La Montana Drive
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 United States
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