Heal Breast Cancer Foundation Announces Excellence Awards Gala

Gala to Honor Individuals and Businesses Playing a Major Role in Shifting Global Consciousness Towards an Integrative and Holistic Concept of Individual and Global Health - Thursday, February 22 at the Sofitel Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA at 6pm

Feb 22, 2007, 00:00 ET from Heal Breast Cancer Foundation

    LOS ANGELES, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Heal Breast Cancer Foundation, "HBCF," is pleased to announce the first annual Heal Breast Cancer Awards, taking place on Thursday February 22, 2007 at the Sofitel Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA. Mariel Hemingway will host the evening which will serve to honor outstanding pioneers in the fields of Integrative Medicine, Socially Conscious Businesses and Arts & Awareness.                                    Honorees     Eckhart Tolle, best-selling author of "The Power of Now," Dr. Dean Ornish; Dr. Christiane Northrup, author of "Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom;" William Arntz, Director, "What the Bleep"; Dr. Carl O Simonton, founder of Simonton Center; Susan Jordan Ryan, breast cancer survivor and author of "The Immune Spirit."                                Celebrity Guests     MARIEL HEMINGWAY will host the gala, LAURA DERN (Jurassic Park, Wild at Heart), BEN HARPER (musician), MARIO LOPEZ (Dancing with the Stars), SEANE CORN (Yoga Guru), RON MOSS (The Bold and the Beautiful), Jon Seda (Close to Home, Salina), LILI HAYDYN (violinist), TERI POLO (Meet the Fockers, West Wing), CAITLIN CROSBY (Malcolm in the Middle), KENDALL PAYNE (Christian Rock Singer, Never Been Kissed), ELLAINE HENDRICKS (Joan of Arcadia), KELLY MCCARTHY ('Miss USA 1999), DR. RAJ KANODIA (Dr. 90210).     The event will feature a sit down dinner, a rich experience of touching arts, surprise entertainment, special presenters and a VIP reception with said honorees.     Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Heal Breast Cancer Foundation research team. These young scientists, natural healers and philanthropists have one mission: To research the cause and healing mechanism of cancer, based on a "biopsychosocial" model of integrative medicine.     In cooperation with top physicians, the Heal Breast Cancer Foundation researchers are putting their heart and soul into educating people about the holistic causes of cancer, and studying the natural healing process to develop a comprehensive healing method. The evening will recognize extraordinary scientists, artists and business leaders who have made life-changing contributions to society through their research, teachings and corporate culture.     "It is our belief that to really make a difference and to provide options in prevention and healing breast cancer, we need to understand the cause and process from a holistic and integrative point of view," said Johannes R. Fisslinger, Ph.D. and president of the Heal Breast Cancer Foundation.     About the Heal Breast Cancer Foundation/Awards     As a non-profit organization, we are dedicated to increasing public awareness about the holistic cause of breast cancer and to raising the funds necessary to research its natural healing mechanism based on a biopsychosial model of integrative medicine. With the Heal Breast Cancer Excellence Awards we are respectfully honoring individuals, businesses and institutions playing a major role in shifting global consciousness towards and integrative and holistic concept of individual and global health.     Learn more: www.healbreastcancer.org  

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    LOS ANGELES, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Heal Breast Cancer Foundation, "HBCF," is pleased to announce the first annual Heal Breast Cancer Awards, taking place on Thursday February 22, 2007 at the Sofitel Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA. Mariel Hemingway will host the evening which will serve to honor outstanding pioneers in the fields of Integrative Medicine, Socially Conscious Businesses and Arts & Awareness.                                    Honorees     Eckhart Tolle, best-selling author of "The Power of Now," Dr. Dean Ornish; Dr. Christiane Northrup, author of "Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom;" William Arntz, Director, "What the Bleep"; Dr. Carl O Simonton, founder of Simonton Center; Susan Jordan Ryan, breast cancer survivor and author of "The Immune Spirit."                                Celebrity Guests     MARIEL HEMINGWAY will host the gala, LAURA DERN (Jurassic Park, Wild at Heart), BEN HARPER (musician), MARIO LOPEZ (Dancing with the Stars), SEANE CORN (Yoga Guru), RON MOSS (The Bold and the Beautiful), Jon Seda (Close to Home, Salina), LILI HAYDYN (violinist), TERI POLO (Meet the Fockers, West Wing), CAITLIN CROSBY (Malcolm in the Middle), KENDALL PAYNE (Christian Rock Singer, Never Been Kissed), ELLAINE HENDRICKS (Joan of Arcadia), KELLY MCCARTHY ('Miss USA 1999), DR. RAJ KANODIA (Dr. 90210).     The event will feature a sit down dinner, a rich experience of touching arts, surprise entertainment, special presenters and a VIP reception with said honorees.     Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Heal Breast Cancer Foundation research team. These young scientists, natural healers and philanthropists have one mission: To research the cause and healing mechanism of cancer, based on a "biopsychosocial" model of integrative medicine.     In cooperation with top physicians, the Heal Breast Cancer Foundation researchers are putting their heart and soul into educating people about the holistic causes of cancer, and studying the natural healing process to develop a comprehensive healing method. The evening will recognize extraordinary scientists, artists and business leaders who have made life-changing contributions to society through their research, teachings and corporate culture.     "It is our belief that to really make a difference and to provide options in prevention and healing breast cancer, we need to understand the cause and process from a holistic and integrative point of view," said Johannes R. Fisslinger, Ph.D. and president of the Heal Breast Cancer Foundation.     About the Heal Breast Cancer Foundation/Awards     As a non-profit organization, we are dedicated to increasing public awareness about the holistic cause of breast cancer and to raising the funds necessary to research its natural healing mechanism based on a biopsychosial model of integrative medicine. With the Heal Breast Cancer Excellence Awards we are respectfully honoring individuals, businesses and institutions playing a major role in shifting global consciousness towards and integrative and holistic concept of individual and global health.     Learn more: www.healbreastcancer.org  SOURCE Heal Breast Cancer Foundation