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GWIMS: Hear Her

headshots of panelists and moderator for this event


Thursday, May 18, 2023
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016
M106 Auditorium

Dinner will be provided for those who register



Hear Her - Caring for ourselves so that we can care for others

May is Mental Health Awareness Month! We have a fabulous group of panelists who will be sharing their mental health journeys.


  • Dr. Jaclyn Nunziato (OB/GYN)
  • Dr. Mounica Thootkur (Psychiatry)
  • Dr. Aysegul Aydogan (Psychiatry)
  • Leanna Stone , LCSW (VA Department of Behavioral Health & Development Services)
  • Dr. Brooke Watkins (OB/GYN)

Moderated by Dr. Jennifer Wells (Psychiatry)


Statement about accessibility and accommodation

The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine is committed to creating an inclusive and accessible event. All virtual events will have automated captions. Recorded events will have edited captions available soon after the event. If you desire live captioning or a sign language interpreter, please contact the organizer two weeks before the event. 

For in-person events, the main VTCSOM building at Riverside 2 is wheelchair accessible from the elevators inside the parking garage. Blind or visually impaired users may need assistance finding the elevators under the building, or using the stairs in front of the building.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to attend an in-person event, please contact the organizer of the event. All reasonable accommodation requests should be made no less than 2 weeks before the event. We will attempt to fulfill requests made after this date but cannot guarantee they will be met.