2016 LFA Teleconference & Webcasts Series
2017 programs will be posted in January 2017.
Presentations are available online. You may submit a question to the expert through the 15th of each topic month and answers will be posted the following month. Submit a question here.
Understanding & Managing the Stress of Caregiving
February 2015 - Presenter: Sharon Mack, Lupus Foundation of America Health Educator Presentation and audio available here.
Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Lupus Anticoagulant
July 2015 - Presenter: Presenter: Dr. Donald Thomas, Arthritis and Pain Associates, Greenbelt, MD, author of The Lupus Encyclopedia Presentation and audio available here.
Children and Lupus
September 2015 - Presenter: Dr. Stacy P. Ardoin, Ohio State University. Presentation and audio available here.
Legal Issues: Social Security and Lupus
November 2015 - Presenter: Sheri Abrams, Attorney at Law. Presentation and audio available here.
- Affairs of the Heart: Lupus and Relationships
February 2016 - Presenter: Molly Dennis, MSW. Presentation and audio available here.
- Lupus and the Kidneys
March 2016 - Presenter: Dr. Micheal P. Madalo, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. Presentation and audio available here.
- Lupus and Mental Health: How to know when you're in trouble.
April 2016 - Presenter: Stacie Camp Bennett, MA, LPC, LCAS: Presentation and audio available here.
- Lupus & Primary Care
May 2016 - Presenter: Adegbenga A. Bankole M.D., FACP, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine. Presentation and audio available here.
- Lupus and the Thyroid
June 2016 - Presenter: Dr. Maria Antonelli, Metro Health Hospital. Presentation and audio available here.
- Finances 101: Living with a Chronic Illness
- Lupus & the Bones: Diagnosing & Treating Osteoporosis
August 2017 - Presenter: Kathryn M. Diemer, MD, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Women with lupus are at increased risk for osteoporosis and are nearly five times more likely to experience a fracture. Learn more about bone density, how osteoporosis is diagnosed, and the most common treatments available including calcium, vitamin D and FDA approved medications.
- Living a Healthy Lifestyle
September 2016 - Presenter: Danine Fruge, MD, ABFP, Pritikin Longevity Center + Spa
Take charge of your daily life through proper disease management, communication, and positive lifestyle changes.
- Lupus & Dental Health
October 2016 - Presenter: Presenter: Diane Earle, DDS, MBA, Kool Smiles
It is important to understand the relationship of oral health to overall health and wellness. Join us to learn about how dental health relates to lupus and managing symptoms.
- Stress Management
Presenter: Jon Schultz, Board Certified Physical Therapist, Postural Restoration Clinician and Heart Math. (copy of program-coming soon)
Registration is required.
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