Lupus Education Conference - Saint Louis
You are invited to the Annual Lupus Educational Conference, presented by the LFA-Heartland Chapter on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. The conference will be located at Ameren, 1901 Choteau Ave. Check In begins at 9 AM. Photo ID must be presented upon entrance to the Ameren Campus.
Cost is $10 per person which covers a light breakfast and lunch. Information along with parking instructions will be given to you upon registration for the conference.
Lupus Conference Topics
Advances in Lupus Care
Alfred Kim, M.D., Ph.D.
Instructor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Washington University School of Medicine
Learn more about recent advances in lupus care including medications, treatments and diagnostics to measure disease activity.
Lupus in the Workplace: Employment Issues
Ann B. Plunkett
Principal, WorkPlace Partners
Learn how workplace laws, accommodations and medical leave can affect you and hear from others who have successfully managed work and lupus.
Good Night: Health Benefits of Sleep
Joseph Ojile, M.D., F.C.C.P., D.ABSM
Founder & CEO, Clayton Sleep Institute
Adequate sleep is a key part of a healthy lifestyle. Learn how you can improve your health and well-being with a good night’s sleep.
Lupus and the Skin
Reema Syed, M.D.
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine & Pediatric Program Director, Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship Program, Saint Louis University
Skin problems are a common feature of lupus. Learn about medications used to treat lupus-related skin conditions and preventative measures.
Flu shots and blood pressure screenings provide by Walgreens
Registration is required by Sep. 25, 2014.
1901 Choteau Ave
St. Louis, MO 63103