‘Purple for a Purpose’ Youth Experience
'Purple for a Purpose' Youth Experience is an event for children and teens ages 7-19 who have lupus or have a family member with lupus. Parents are welcome to attend with their children.
This educational and fun event will be held on Sat., July 25, from 1:00-4:00 pm.
One-hour breakout sessions will be held with the following guest speakers:
- YOUTH WHO HAVE LUPUS - Kathleen O'Neil, MD, FAAP, FACR - Rheumatologist, Riley Hospital for Children
- YOUTH WHO HAVE FAMILY MEMBER WITH LUPUS - Michael Blakley, MD, FAAP, FACR - Rheumatologist, Riley Hospital for Children
- PARENTS OF YOUTH WHO HAVE LUPUS/HAVE PARENT WITH LUPUS - Kiana Johnson, PhD - Psychologist and CEO/Founder of The Childhood Lupus Education and Research Foundation
Attendees will also participate in an instructor-led canvas painting activity*! Light snacks will be provided.
Park Tudor School
Middle School Media Center
7200 N. College Ave.
*Acrylic paints will be used but participants are welcome to bring a smock or old shirt