Dr. Ruth Westheimer to be Keynote Speaker at Phoebe Institute on Aging Spring 2021 Conference

Allentown, PA – Dr. Ruth Westheimer, world-renowned sex therapist who pioneered discussing human sexuality on radio and television, will be the keynote speaker on March 18, 2021 at the Phoebe Institute on Aging Conference – “Sex, Drugs, and Rock & Roll: Baby Boomers and Aging”.

The 92-year-old author, professor, and subject of the recent documentary – “Ask Dr. Ruth” – will present in a question-and-answer format allowing conference attendees including community health care professionals and family caregivers, the opportunity to ask about sexuality and aging.

The Phoebe Institute on Aging Conference, which will be held at the ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem, PA, will focus on the 70 million-plus self-reliant, highly-educated “baby boomers” who strive to take a proactive role in their aging process.

For more information and updates about the Spring 2021 Conference, please visit phoebe.org/piaconference. The Phoebe Institute on Aging is prepared to change the format of the conference from an in-person event to a virtual experience if need be. Please check this web site or look for email notices as our team works to solidify the details for this conference.

About the Phoebe Institute on Aging

In 2001, Phoebe Ministries launched the Phoebe Institute on Aging, a forward-focused program aiming to provide forums for discussion and learning, including educational programs, cooperative ventures, and outreach activities designed to promote improved quality of life and care for the aging and their families. Guided by a community advisory board and supported by community-staffed committees, the Phoebe Institute on Aging works diligently to engage with the greater community and to ensure the availability of expert and cutting-edge resources to continually improve service to the aging and their families.

About Phoebe Ministries

Phoebe Ministries is a not-for-profit, multi-facility organization specializing in healthcare, housing, and support services for seniors. Founded in 1903 and affiliated with the United Church of Christ, Phoebe Ministries offers a full continuum of care — from independent living to rehabilitation, personal care, and memory support — through four continuing care retirement communities. In addition to eight managed or owned affordable housing locations, four pharmacies, and several other community based services, Phoebe offers 14 entities serving 12 Pennsylvania counties. For over a century, Phoebe’s tradition of excellence and passion for caring have made us the leader in care for senior adults and their family members. For more information about Phoebe Ministries, call toll free 800-453-8814, visit www.phoebe.org, “like” us on Facebook (facebook.com/phoebeservingseniors) or visit our YouTube page (youtube.com/phoebeservingseniors).