Saturday, September 26, 2020
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
TOPICS AND PRESENTERS
Lupus & COVID-19
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Alfred Kim, MD, PhD
Co-Director, Lupus Clinic at Washington University
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Washington University School of Medicine
Dr. Kim will discuss the latest research on lupus and COVID-19 and ways you can stay healthy during the pandemic. He will also answer your questions.
Lupus Self-Care During COVID-19
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Brea Strong, MSW, LCSW, MBA
Behavioral Health Case Manager, Mercy Clinics
It is normal to feel stressed or overwhelmed during uncertain times. If you are living with lupus, anxiety, stress, and isolation may be especially harmful to your well-being. Brea Strong provides therapy services to individuals with chronic medical issues and will share strategies for managing stress and caring for yourself.
Resources to Help You Live Better with Lupus
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Angelia Drake, RN, MSN, Patient Engagement Liaison at GSK
Amy Ondr, President & CEO, Lupus Foundation of America, Heartland Chapter
Learn more about how to better manage your lupus with tools provided by Us in Lupus and about the Lupus Foundation of America, Heartland Chapter’s resources, programs, and support services.
DOOR PRIZES FOR ATTENDEES!