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Welcome to the South Carolina Chapter Website!

We are based in the Greenville area. We are here to serve you, so please feel free to contact us about our support groups and other resources!
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Chapter Support Group Meetings

  • Save the date for the Greenville Support Group's next meeting on Saturday, January 19, at 1:30 p.m. at the MD360 clinic in Powdersville, South Carolina. If you are interested in attending this group, please email Melody Breen at mbreen@charter.net and provide your email and regular mail addresses so that you can be added to the mailing list. 
  • Save the date for the quarterly Piedmont Scleroderma Support Group meeting that is scheduled for Wednesday, March 13, from 6-8 p.m. at the Piedmont Medical Center located in Rock Hill, SC. Please feel free to contact the support group leaders Kay or Jerry with questions at PiedmontSuptGrp@yahoo.com.
  • Save the date for the Charleston Area Group's next meeting on Saturday, January 12 at 12:30 p.m. at the MUSC West Ashley Medical Pavillion Lobby at 2125 Charlie Hall Blvd, Charleston (West Ashley), SC. The speaker will be Dr. Rahul Argula who will discuss pulmonary artery hypertension in scleroderma patients. If you are interested in attending this group, please email Patti Newman, Co-Leader, at pttnewman@gmail.com and provide your email and regular mail addresses so that you can be added to the group list. 

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Register now: 9th Annual Amy K. Parrish Scleroderma Patient Education Conference

Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Amy K. Parrish Scleroderma Patient Education Conference on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.

Join us for Scleroderma reserch discussions with Drs. Richard Silver, Carol Feghali-Bostwick, discussions with Dr. Puja Sukhwani Elias about Scleroderma and gastro-intestinal issues, and yoga exercises with Dr. Sundar Balasubramanian. We will also have a panel discussion about everything you wanted to know about scleroderma with Drs. Deanna Baker-Frost, Katherine C. Silver and Celine Ward, and moderated by Dr. Faye Hant. 

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About Us

Board of Directors
Susan Melvin, President
Karen Kemper, PhD., Vice President
Frances Parrish, Treasurer
Melody Breen, Secretary

Contact Information

Scleroderma Foundation, South Carolina Chapter
713-D East Greenville Street
Box 194
Anderson, SC 29621
Phone: 864-617-0237
Email: SCchapter@gmail.com

Board Members

  • Laura Baur 
  • Katherine Gorritti
  • Bobby Francis 

 

 

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