Speeches – A representative sample includes:

Differentiating Yourself in Business: Because You are Trained in the Scientific Method Keynote address given at Arizona State University upon receiving their alumni award for Leaders in the Natural Sciences, Tempe, AZ.

Bringing Your Whole Self to Work Workshop delivered to the 3D Leadership PRISM Program, New York, NY.

Artificial Intelligence Demands Our Humanity with Rodrigo Kede Lima, GM, Global Tech Services at IBM Headquarters, New York, NY.

The Power of Positive Interactions in Times of Change Workshop delivered to alumni of Time Warner Insights and LEAD Programs, New York, NY.

It Starts With You Keynote speaker, Columbia Women’s Business Society, Columbia University, New York, NY.

Becoming a Public Intellectual Panel at the Annenberg School of Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

Diseases of Modernization:  Food, Identity and the Challenges of Consumption Keynote speaker, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.

Problem Solving in Multi-Cultural Work Teams:  Panelist at European Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Venice, Italy.

No Longer Business as Usual: responding to a changing world Keynote for Deutsche Bank global Leadership meeting Berlin, Germany.

Creating Motivational Cultures Workshop given at the International Congress of the Egyptian Mental Health (NGOs), Cairo, Egypt.

Harnessing Power and Culture to Create Systems of Change Plenary panel given at the 10th Biennial Congress of the Society of Psychiatry, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Changing Worlds, Challenging Women Keynote address given to the Jerusalem Institute for Adolescents, Jerusalem, Israel.

Cross Cultural Approaches to Traumatic Stress Reactions Speaker at The Asia Pacific Research Convention, Taipei, Taiwan.

Optimizing your Experience Dividend – Grey-haired Change Agents are the Organizational Engine for Invention and Transformation AIG Global Leadership Summit, San Francisco, CA.

Power, Gender and the West: What does it mean? Keynote given at the Gastro-Politics of Food, Women and Nation Caucus at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Personal Obstacles to Power Workshop given to the Hong Kong Association of Business and Professional Women, Hong Kong.

Leadership Lessons Workshop provided for Barclays Investment Banking Division, New York, NY.

Amplifying YOUR Confidence and Voice to Influence Leadership, Engage ‘Everyone’ and Speak the Language of Multiple Stakeholders Keynote to Corporate Volunteers of New York (CVNY) annual meeting, New York, NY.

What Does it Mean for Me?  Speaker at AIG Human Resources Summit, New York, NY.

Boomers, Millennials and YOU Lecture given to the Bermuda Chapter of the Chartered Property Casual Underwriters, Bermuda.

Ain’t Nobody Got Time for That! Finding Balance through All Stages of Your Life University of Pennsylvania Reunion Panel, Philadelphia, PA.

Taking Control of Your Life Workshop delivered at the Bermuda Insurance Institute, Bermuda.

How Not to Lead a Little Life: Leveraging your leadership impact  Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

Fabulous Failures Intensive workshop developed for the Bermuda Chapter of the Chartered Property Casual Underwriters, Bermuda.

Enhancing Confidence and Competence at Work Keynote lecture given to the Bermuda Chapter, CPCU Society, Bermuda.

He just doesn’t get it! Gender differences in communication styles Workshop given to the American Women’s Association, Hong Kong.

Women Helping Women: The bright and dark sides of female relationships Seminar presented at the Renfrew Conference. Philadelphia, PA.

Understanding the Difference in Male and Female Communication Styles An employee education seminar presented at Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A. Brooklyn, NY.

How to Succeed in Business without Burning Out Lecture presented to the Association of Women in Legal Departments. New York, NY.

Change! 100 (or 20) Women in Hedge Funds Keynote address for 100 Women in Hedge Funds Conference. New York, NY.

Going Global: Eating Disorders as a Social Commentary Speaker at the 3rd International Symposium on Eating Disorders, Barcelona, Spain.

When the Body Speaks: The cultural context of eating disorders Symposium given at the European Psychiatric Association meetings, Prague, Czech Republic.

Anorexia Nervosa as a Result of Submission Stress Speaker at First World Congress on Women’s Mental Health, Berlin, Germany.

Cultures within Cultures: Lessons from epidemiological work in Curacao Lecture presented to the Royal Society of Physicians, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Feminist Perspectives on Eating Disorders Plenary Address given at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, The Hague, The Netherlands.

A Post-Communist Country with a Capitalist Problem? Experiences of eating disturbances in Georgia former Soviet Union.