The Women's Pavilion invites you to be part of Harmony for Hope: a Breast Cancer Awareness event on October 25 in collaboration with the Dubai Health Authority for a celebration of hope, strength, and resilience. Featuring an insightful panel discussion on breast health, early detection, and survivor stories, the event aims to enhance knowledge and understanding about breast health and early detection and highlight the importance of check-ups.
Additionally, guests can experience the therapeutic benefits of sound healing and take advantage of free breast cancer screenings and ultrasounds provided by the Dubai Health Authority, emphasizing the importance of regular check-ups in the fight against breast cancer. Join us on this day to learn, heal, and support one another in the crucial mission of breast cancer awareness and prevention.
Please arrive 10 minutes ahead of your sound healing session. Yoga mats will be provided.
- 25 Oct 2023 | 09:00 - 16:00
Women's pavilion, Expo City Dubai
- Health and Sport
09:00 - 12:00
Screenings and Ultrasounds
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 – 9:30
09:30 - 10:00
Healthcare professionals - survival stories
10:15 - 11:00
Olivia Prescott is a dedicated practitioner of sound healing, as well as yoga, breathwork, and other therapies. With a passion for creating transformative experiences, Olivia guides her participants through sound healing sessions that harmonize and restore vibratory frequencies in the body. Drawing on her background working closely with diverse communities in Africa, Asia, and South America, Olivia emphasizes the profound connection between our physical and mental well-being. This takes her participants on journey to profound relaxation and inner harmony, where her expertise in sound healing creates a sanctuary for the mind and body.
Dr. Haneen Jarrar is a psychologist with over 15 years of experience in supporting families in the field of mental health. She has a MSc in cognitive & clinical neuroscience and a PhD in psychology. Dr. Haneen worked in clinics around the world including the United States, United Kingdom, Lebanon, Jordan and Dubai. She appears on several TV channels and is a regular guest on the popular morning TV show Good Morning Arabs! spreading awareness on psychology and mental health. During her work she has supported families and children by using the latest methods of therapy and lifestyle changes to help children and families reach their full potential. Dr. Haneen has helped with supporting communities and schools establishing healthier lifestyles that promote mental health.
Mary has called Dubai home since 2008, She’s been helping people find their dream homes by working full time at BlackBrick properties. On top of being a career woman, Mary is a single mum to 2 loving children, Maxwell and Matilda aged 6 and 11.
In June 2021, Mary received a devasting diagnoses of stage 2 breast cancer. This came as a shock considering Mary’s fit and healthy lifestyle and the absence of any family history with the disease. Following the diagnosis Mary endured 18 rounds of weekly chemotherapy, a double mastectomy, and 25 rounds of Radiotherapy.
Throughout her treatment, Mary worked full time, been the main parent to her 2 kids, and became an active spokesperson in spreading awareness on Breast Cancer. Being part of the ‘cancer’ community Mary learned something valuable; cancer has given her the strength to realise what the important things in life are, and to not sweat the small stuff!
Sister of a Patient
Founder and Managing Director of social media marketing agency, Co Lab, Kat has been a mainstay of the social media industry in the UAE for over 10 years. With an extensive network within the region and can-do attitude, Kat works with brands to establish techniques and strategies that will best serve her clients and build strong social media identities, alongside partnering with brands personally via her own social platforms to offer value to her audience.
Daughter of a Survivor
Dina Butti is an Egyptian/Canadian TV Presenter and content creator who launched her career representing powerhouses like MTV Arabia, CNN Arabia, and Dubai One TV. She is best known for her celebrity exclusives with countless stars like George Clooney, the Kardashians and Shahrukh Khan, as well for hosting star studded live coverage from the Oscars to the Critics Choice Awards.
Since becoming a mother, Dina has delved into the online sphere, producing and co-hosting videos alongside her family while representing massive brands from Reebok to Johnson's. Dina and her family took center stage on three magazine covers while being featured in numerous articles. In the past, Dina has been recognized as an Emirates Woman of the Year, Sassy Mama of the Year, Personality of the Year and the Hot 100!
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