Jun. 24, 2017 9:30 am | Kansas City

Lupus Education Conference - Kansas City

Saturday, June 24, 2017
St. Joseph Medical Center
Community Center for Health & Education (Building D)
Alex George Memorial Auditorium
1000 Carondelet Dr. | Kansas City, MO 64114

10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Check-in begins at 9:30 AM
Cost: $10 per person for lunch

Introduction to Lupus
Julian Magadan III, MD, The Center for Rheumatic Disease

It is time to return to the basics of lupus. The fundamentals of lupus diagnosis, treatment and disease management will be presented.  This will be helpful for anyone newly diagnosed or interested in a refresher course.

Lupus and Its Association with Other Autoimmune Diseases
Mark Box, MD, Kansas City Internal Medicine

Lupus can overlap with additional autoimmune illnesses. Learn more about this connection along with disease manifestations and treatment considerations.

Lupus and Nutrition
Derek Helderman, RD, LD, St. Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center

The benefits of good nutrition are well supported through research. Learn why good nutrition is so important along with the items that should be avoided and/or limited in a person’s diet. Healthy, helpful tips will also be discussed.

 

 

Registration is required by Jun. 21, 2017.

Address:

Saint Joseph Medical Center
Community Center for Health & Education
Alex George Memorial Auditorium
1000 Carondelet Drive
Kansas City, MO 64114

More information

Phone: (800) 958-7876

Email: info@lfaheartland.org

Cost: $10 covers lunch costs