2017 Rocky Mountain Chapter 7th Annual Patient Education Day
7th Annual Patient Education Day
We are hosting an educational forum for scleroderma patients, their caregivers, family, and friends. Learn more about many different aspects of the disease. New sessions this year include caregivers, juvenile scleroderma, naturopathy and palliative care. A special Q&A session will include a panel of doctors, patients and caregivers.
Date: Sunday, September 24, 2017
Time: 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Location: Bruce Schroffel Conference Center, UCHealth-Anschutz Campus, Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion 2, 12505 E. 16th Ave., Aurora, CO 80045
9:30-10:00 a.m. Registration/Check in
10:00-10:30 a.m. Scleroderma Clinical and Research Update Aryeh Fischer, M.D. – University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
10:40-11:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions:
11:40 a.m.-12:30 p.m. A Naturopathic Approach to Autoimmunity and Healing Dr. Erika Enos, N.D. – Healing Roots Natural Medicine
12:30-1:15 p.m. Lunch Break
1:15-2:00 p.m. Palliative and Nursing Care for the Scleroderma Patient Tyna O’Connor, B.S.N., R.N. – University of Colorado Hospital
p.m. Doctor and Patient Panel
A box lunch is included in the $12 registration fee. Vegetarian and gluten-free options are available.
Please proceed to the main hospital entrance where free valet parking will be available. The Conference Center is located adjacent to the valet station.
Scholarships are available for those traveling from outside the Denver Metro area. Please complete the scholarship form and return it by September 18, 2017. These scholarships are made possible by a grant from the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation.
To register by mail, print the registration form and return the bottom portion with your payment by September 18, 2017.
For more information, please contact Cyndy Besselievre at (303) 806-6686 or firstname.lastname@example.org