The 13th annual Time is of the Essence Luncheon and Lecture benefits H.O.W. Hearing the Ovarian Cancer Whisper, a program of Palm Healthcare Foundation. Featured speakers are Robert C. Knapp, MD Professor of Gynecology, Emeritus, Harvard Medical School, co-developer CA 125, and Kathy Bates, Academy Award winning actress and ovarian cancer survivor, 2014 Emmy Award for Outstanding Actress in a Miniseries for “American Horror Story: Coven”, Academy Award for “Misery”, Golden Globe for “Misery” and “The Late Shift”, Emmy Award for “Two and a Half Men”, Screen Actors Guild Award for “Primary Colors” and “The Late Shift”, 3 Oscar nominations, and sucessfully battled ovarian cancer since diagnosis in 2003.
H.O.W. Hearing the Ovarian Cancer Whisper is a nonprofit organization that raises money for ovarian cancer research, presents free educational programs, offers financial assistance for women in need and provides scholarships to medical students interested in gynecologic oncology. H.O.W. was founded by the late Jacquie Liggett. For reservations, please call 561-406-2109