The Utah Women's Health Open - part of the University of Utah Open golf tournament - is scheduled for Monday, July 30, at the Homestead. Proceeds will be used for research in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Utah Medical Center.
The day's events will begin with a seminar on women's health issues by Dr. Kirtly P. Jones, assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology and chief of the U.'s Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, and Dr. William R. Keye. Formerly at the U., Keye now is director of reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Mich.They will address topics such as in vitro fertilization, laser surgery, premenstrual syndrome and menopause.
A luncheon and pregame golf clinic hosted by Bruce Sumerhays, head professional at the Homestead Golf Club, will follow the seminar.
Now in its fifth year, the tournament is a scramble format. Prizes and trophies will be awarded for the lowest team score, closest to the pin and longest drive.
Experienced golfers can play in a competitive division. The grand prize for the closest to the pin will be a round-trip airplane ticket for two anywhere in the continental United States, donated by American Airlines.
The $100 entry fee for the tournament includes the morning seminar, green fee, cart and an evening awards banquet featuring an auction. Major corporate sponsors are American Airlines, the Homestead, CompHealth, U.S. West Foundation, HGM Laser Systems, Inc., Mountain States Medical, CIBA-GEIGY Corp., and Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories.