Actress Brooke Shields to Meet the Press During BIO 2004

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 3, 2004) — Actress Brooke Shields will be available to talk with the press at the BIO 2004 International Convention, immediately following the Wednesday, June 9 plenary luncheon, "Focus on Women's Health Issues."

WHO: Actress Brooke Shields
Carolyn Givens, M.D., Pacific Fertility Center
WHEN: Wednesday, June 9, 2:00 to 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: Moscone Convention Center, San Francisco, Calif.
West Building, 3rd Level
Press Interview Room
WHAT: Ms. Shields will be available to talk to the press concerning her experience with fertility medications. Dr. Carolyn Givens, a San Francisco-based physician specializing in infertility patient treatment, will be on hand to answer questions as well.

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