The Scleroderma Foundation is proud to announce its "Virtual University" Patient Education Summer Series. In lieu of the 2020 National Patient Education Conference, the Foundation adapted its programming to the virtual environment. The Virtual University is an exciting series of weekly webinars, live meetings, workshops, and Scleroderma-related patient education videos. These weekly Wednesday online events cover everything from managing symptoms to everyday living advice from individuals with scleroderma, physicians, and specialists.
Wednesdays, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Time
(2 p.m. Central, 1 p.m. Mountain, 12 Noon Pacific)
Click the topic title to register for upcoming webinars or to watch the recording of previous presentations. All sessions are recorded and posted to www.scleroderma.org/summerseriesvideos.
Topics and speakers are subject to change.
|DATE||TOPIC and SPEAKER|
|7/8||Telemedicine: Strategies for a Successful Visit (Recorded)
JoAnna Harper, Pharm.D., R.Ph., CEO of Pain Partners, LLC
|7/15||Scleroderma Medications: What Works? How Can I Get It? (Recorded)
Jessica Farrell, Pharm.D., Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
|7/22||Cannabis Conundrum: Weighing the Pros and Cons of THC, CBD, and Related Compounds in Scleroderma (Recorded) JoAnna Harper, Pharm.D., R.Ph., CEO of Pain Partners, LLC|
|7/29||How to Navigate Going Back to College in the Age of COVID-19 (Recorded)
Sneha Dave, Founder & Executive Director, Health Advocacy Summit
|8/5||Scleroderma Lung Disease (Recorded)
Jerry Molitor, M.D., Ph.D., University of Minnesota Medical School
|8/12||Fun Science: How to Extract DNA from Fruits (Kids Get Scleroderma, Too! Webinar, 30 Minutes)
Carol Feghali-Bostwick, Ph.D., Medical University of South Carolina
Resource link: Banana DNA Extraction Protocol
|8/19||Dental Issues: Adult/Pediatric
David Leader, D.D.S.
|8/26||To Be Announced|
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