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Saturday, October 3, 2020
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. MT

Increase your scleroderma IQ at Virtual University! The Rocky Mountain Chapter will be hosting six sessions on a variety of topics. All sessions are free. You must register in advance to secure a seat. Register for the session or sessions that you want to attend. Check out our event info page to register and learn more!  


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About Us

Rocky Mountain Staff and Board



Board of Directors

Andrew Parr, President
Cyndy Besselievre, Treasurer

Contact Information

Scleroderma Foundation
Rocky Mountain Chapter
5403 E. Evans Ave. 
Denver, CO 80222
Phone: 303-806-6686
Email: cochapter@scleroderma.org

Maria Dastur, Executive Director

Christine Shephard, Office Administrator 

Board Members

Sandee Maas
Marcy Thompson (not pictured)
Tammy Schell

Medical Advisory Board

Todd Bull, MD, Pulmonologist
University of Colorado Health-Anschutz Campus

Kristin Kilbourn, PhD, MPH, Psychologist
University of Colorado Denver

Jason Kolfenbach, MD, Rheumatologist
University of Colorado Health-Anschutz Campus

Michelle MacDonald, MS, RD Clinical Dietitian
National Jewish Health

Paul Menard-Katcher, MD, Gastroenterologist
University of Colorado Health-Anschutz Campus

Katharine Moore, MD, Pediatrics
Children's Hospital Colorado 

Mehrnaz Maleki, M.D. - Rheumatologist
National Jewish Health 



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Diamond National Sponsors
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Chapter Sponsor

First Western Bank

The Scleroderma Foundation Rocky Mountain Chapter relies on your support
to continue our mission of SUPPORT, EDUCATION, RESEARCH.

We offer chapter-wide sponsorships for organizations that want visibility throughout the year.
Individual event and program sponsorship options are also available.

For more information on sponsorships, 
contact Maria Dastur at mdastur@scleroderma.org or 303-806-6686.

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Food Fight for Scleroderma
Postponed to October 2021