LEARN ABOUT LUPUS

EDUCATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

For patients, freinds, family, caregivers, health professionals, paraprofessionals, medical students, student nurses, physical therapists

SATURDAY, MAY 19, 2001 12 noon - 4 p.m.

   HUYCK AUDITORIUM 1st Floor
ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER

12:00 - 12:10 Welcome by Hope Catricala, President, Northeastern New York Chapter of Lupus Foundation of America
12:10 - 12:45 Lupus Diagnosis & Treatment - An overview
By Patrick Mroczkowski, MD, Assistant Professor of Madicine, Chief, Division of Rheumatology, Albany Medical College
12:45 - 1:15 Questions and Answers - Dr. Mroczkowski
1:15 - 2:00 The Dermablend Academy Corrective Cosmetics Certified Aesthetician, Correedtive Cosmetic Trainer
Dermablend Division L'Oreal
2:00 - 2:15 Break
2:15 - 2:50 Choices in Pain Management
Lynne Nicolson, MD, Cheif, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Sunnyview Hospital & Rehabilitation Center
2:50 - 3:00 Questions & Answers - Dr. Nicolson
3:00 - 3:35 Overview of Vocational & Educational Services for Individuals With Disabilities (VESID)
By Barbara Arisohn, M.S., Director of Counseling
VESID Capital District Office
3:35 - 4:00 Questions & Answers

Our Mission: to educate and support those affected by lupus and find the cure.
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