Educational Seminars

As one of the benefits of Chamber membership, the seminars listed below are designed to help you and your business. Please RSVP and reference the seminar to Yianna Theodorou at or (925) 846-5858 ext. 200. If you are interested in hosting a seminar, please contact Dawn Wilson at 

Inflammatory Conditions - Osteoporosis, Arthritis, Digestive Issues
Presented by Dr. Igor Bobritskiy, Healing Through Homeopathy

Tuesday, June 2, 2015
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
At the Chamber 

Who should attend
Anyone who is tired of taking drugs and still being chronically ill and wants to address their health challenges using natural medicine resources, prevention and life style changes. 

Topics of discussion

  • Difference in approach to your health between mainstream medicine and holistic medicine
  • Introduction to homeopathy and how it can help to improve your health, how natural remedies are made
  • Financial aspects of health care and what is more cost-effective to prevent illness
  • How you can improve your health and well-being with natural remedies and lifestyle changes 

RSVP Now via email or 925-846-5858.

About the Presenter

Dr. Bobritskiy has 24 years of experience in holistic healthcare and has been able to help many patients improve their health and well-being with natural remedies and lifestyle changes.

The Importance of Turning 65: Medicare Rights and Options
SEMINAR SERIES - Thursdays in June (6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)

Presented by Athena Webster, Ph.D., Bankers Life and Casualty Company
Each seminar in this series will take place from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. at the Chamber.

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June 4 What is important for turning 65 - Your rights and options
-The important windows you don’t want to miss
-Your rights and options
-What needs to be done

June 11 Medicare - Your Health Plan Options
-Original Medicare
-Medicare Supplement + PDP

June 18 Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug - Part C + Part D
-What is covered
-What to look for
-Copayment vs. Coinsurance

June 25 Medicare Supplement & PDP
-Medicare Supplement vs. MAPD or MA
-Comparison of Medicare Supplement Plans
-How to make the PDP choice & watch out for the “donut hole”

RSVP Now via email or 925-846-5858.

About the Presenter
Athena Webster, Ph.D. is currently a Unit Field Trainer at Bankers Life and Casualty Company at the Pleasanton Satellite Office and she is also a Certified Long-term care consultant. Athena came from an academic background. She has been a bioanalytical physicist and in a scientific editorial board for several publishers for more than a decade. She received her Master of Sciences in Medicine specialized in Pathology, Immunology and Genetic Engineering from University of Utah School of Medicine, and her Ph.D. from University of Utah specialized in Protein and Polymer Chemistry. After teaching universities for 13 years, Athena joined Bankers Life and Casualty Company in 2012 and received her industrial designation as certified long term care consultant in May 2013. She became part of the Modesto Management Team in January 2014 and a Bankers Top Gun Agent in May 2014. She also has a broker license with HUMANA and United Health Care – AARP. She is a multiple states license producer covered California, Nevada, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Florida. She currently runs a Satellite Office here in Pleasanton with an enthusiastic team ready to serve the community.

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