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Webinar and Teleseminar Archive

Hand Surgical Options for Patients with Scleroderma

The May 21, 2014 webinar was presented by Dr. Charles Melone, Director of the Division of Hand Surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center, NY, Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and a member of Tri-State chapters Medical Advisor Board.  The webinar was co-presented by Tri-State and Delaware Valley chapters and underwritten by Motorola Solutions. 

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Annual Scleroderma Research Update Webinar

The November 15 webinar by Dr. Daniel Furst was recorded and will be available for 120 days (through March 15, 2014). Click here to view the webinar >

Hand and Faces Exercises in Scleroderma

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Presented by Dr. Janet Poole, University of New Mexico

Overlapping Syndromes in Scleroderma

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Presented by Dr. Daniel Wallace, rheumatologist, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Co-Director of Cedars Sinai Rheumatology Fellowship Program, and Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCLA.

Latest Treatment Options for Scleroderma

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Presented by: Dr. Daniel Furst, Carl M. Pearson Professor of Medicine at UCLA, Director, Rheumatology Clinical Research Center

Kidney Complications in Scleroderma

Recording from March 2013

Presented by Dr. Philip Clements, M.D., UCLA Medical Center.

Everything You Wanted to Know about GI Involvement in Scleroderma

Recording from Jan. 2013

Presented by Dr. Dinesh Khanna, Associate Professor of Medicine, Marvin and Betty Danto Research Professor and Director, University of Michigan Scleroderma Program, University of Michigan.

Scleroderma Tests and What They Mean

Recording from Nov. 2012 

Presented by: Dr. Daniel Furst, Carl M. Pearson Professor of Medicine at UCLA, Director, Rheumatology Clinical Research Center

A Stem Cell Transplant Right for You? – A Patient’s Experience

Recording from Sept. 2012 

Presented by: Holly Hauser M.D.
Holly Hauser, M.D., brings a varied background to the topic of stem cell transplant (SCT) research. Holly was diagnosed with aggressive scleroderma in 2007, and enrolled in a SCT clinical trial in 2009. She underwent a SCT in 2010, and blogged about this experience. Holly currently serves as Medical Director and Vice President of the Greater San Diego Chapter of the Scleroderma Foundation.

Raynaud Phenomenon in Scleroderma

Recording from July 30, 2012

Presented by: Dr. Sheetal DeSai of University of California, Irvine
Dr. DeSai is a board-certified rheumatologist and specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, polymyalgia rheumatica, fibromyalgia, scleroderma, and lupus. Her clinical interests include inflammatory joint disease and connective tissue disorders. This teleseminar will cover information about: complications, how to deal with ulcers and pain, in addition to solutions and treatment options.

Sex and Scleroderma Teleseminar

Recording from Jun 15, 2012

Presented by: Elaine Furst, BSN, RN
Learn more about the impact that scleroderma can have on a patient’s sex life, both physically and emotionally. Elaine is a very knowledgeable and thoughtful presenter, and allows her patients to feel comfortable asking questions and discussing concerns.

GI Involvement with Scleroderma Teleseminar

Recording from May 24, 2012

Presented by: Dr. Daniel Furst, Carl M. Pearson Professor of Medicine at UCLA, and Director, Rheumatology Clinical Research Center.
Dr. Daniel Furst has published more than 700 articles and 14 books, including more than 350 research articles.  Beyond these professional accomplishments, his patients and friends know him for his great sense of humor, compassion and tireless work ethic to find new treatments, and, one day, a cure for scleroderma.

Advocacy Teleseminar

Recording from Jan., 2012

Presented by: Brian Ross Adams, Chair of the National Scleroderma Foundation Advocacy Committee.
In this session, get a comprehensive overview of the Foundation’s Advocacy Program, and specifically how scleroderma advocates can contact lawmakers to cosponsor the 2011 Scleroderma Research and Awareness Act.

Occupational Therapy Teleseminar

Recording from Sept., 2011

Presented by Dr. Janet Poole, University of New Mexico. 
Dr. Poole is an Occupational therapist, educator and researcher with over 25 years of experience working with patients with scleroderma.


 

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