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2020 Rocky Mountain Chapter Patient Education Day (Colorado Chapter)
Bruce Schroffel Conference Center, UCHealth-Anschutz Medical Campus


Out of an abundance of caution related to COVID-19, the Scleroderma Foundation Rocky Mt. Chapter has decided to cancel Patient Education Day.

All registrants will be contacted to refund the registration fee.




9th Annual Patient Education Day


We invite you to participate in our annual Patient Education Day on May 3, 2020 at the Bruce Schroffel Conference Center , UCHealth-Anchutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO. This educational forum is for scleroderma patients, their caregivers, family, and friends. Learn more about many different aspects of the disease.


Date: Sunday, May 3, 2020 


Time: 9:30 am - 3:30 pm


Location: Bruce Schroffel Conference Center, UCHealth-Anschutz Medical Campus,
Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion 2, 12505 E. 16thAve, Aurora, CO  80045




Event Schedule


9:30 - 9:55 a.m. Registration/Check in


9:55 - 10:00 a.m. Welcome


10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Mehrnaz Maleki MD, Liudmila Kastsianok MD - Skin, Muscles and Joints


10:30 - 11:40 a.m. Todd Bull MD, Cheri Abbott RN - Take Charge of Your Lung Health


11:40 - 11:45 p.m. Break


11:45 - 12:00 p.m. Kristin Kilbourn PhD - Coping with Chronic Illness


12:00 - 12:45 p.m. Lunch Workshop - Coping and Mood


12:45 - 1:15 p.m. Kristen Kilbourn PhD - Workshop Wrap-Up


1:15 - 1:55 p.m. Matt Reveille MD - GI Issues in Scleroderma


1:55 - 2:05 p.m. Break


2:05 - 2:45 p.m. Katharine Moore MD – Scleroderma 101


2:45 - 3:30 p.m. Patient/Caregiver Panel



Free valet parking is provided.
The conference center is located adjacent to the valet parking station by the main hospital enterance.





 Colorado Patient Education Day Map




Additional Information:


A box lunch is included in the $15.00 registration fee. Vegetarian and gluten-free options are available.


To register by mail, print the 2020 Patient Education Day Flyer and return the bottom portion with your payment by April 24, 2020.


Scholarships are available for those traveling from outside the Denver Metro area. Please complete the Chapter Scholarship Application-2020 PED and return it by April 17, 2020.


For more information, please contact Christine Shephard at (303) 806-6686 or cshephard@scleroderma.org.




This event is made possible, in part, by an unrestricted educational grant from Actelion and Boehringer Ingelheim.            


Diamond National Sponsors
Actelion Plain   Boehringer Ingelheim Plain

Time: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
12505 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045

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