Jun. 21, 2014 10:00 am | AB Technical Community College

Asheville Lupus Empowerment Seminar

When: Saturday, June 21st
Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Where: AB Technical Community College, 340 Victoria Road, Asheville, NC 28801

Topic 1: Lupus and Nutrition
Presenter: Elizabeth Pavka, PhD, RD, LD/N

Good nutrition is an important part of an overall treatment plan for lupus. Learn how to create a nutritious, well-balanced, and varied diet that takes into account the profound effects of a network as complex as the immune system.

Topic 2: Lupus and the Kidneys
Presenter: Dr. Word-Sims, Mountain Kidney & Hypertension Associates

Did you know that an estimated 40% of all people living with lupus will develop kidney complications?  This educational seminar will address complications, medical evaluation, and treatment options as it relates to kidney involvement in individuals living with lupus.


Must register by Wednesday, June 18th.
There is no charge to attend the seminar.
Light refreshments will be served.

Registration is required.


340 Victoria Road, Asheville, NC 28801

Phone: 877-849-8271

Email: patientservices@lupusnc.org