Olympic gold medal gymnast and ovarian cancer survivor Shannon Miller is scheduled to speak in Tucson next week.
The event is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Hilton El Conquistador, 10000 N. Oracle Road.
Tickets for the event are $25 and include food, one complimentary drink of wine, beer or soda, dessert and the keynote speech. A cash bar will also be available. Registration is required.
Tickets must be purchased by Monday, by calling 1-866-694-9355 or by going online to www.northwestmedicalcenter.com/HealthyWoman and clicking on the "Sign Up for Events" button.
The event is called "Uprooting Challenges, Planting Hope."
The evening will begin with a health fair and reception at 5:30 p.m. Miller is scheduled to speak at 7 p.m.
Miller, 35, will share her journey from athlete to entrepreneur, mother and ovarian cancer survivor. She is expecting her second child this summer. Miller is America's most decorated female gymnast, with seven Olympic and nine World Championship medals.
The event is part of Northwest Medical Center's Healthy Woman community program, held monthly.