2017 Symposium Presentations

Thanks to our 'In the Loop - Healthy Living with Lupus' symposium speakers for allowing us to post their presentations on our website:

Importance of Awareness and Research for Lupus - Dr. Susan Manzi, Keynote speaker, Chair, Department of Medicine, Director Lupus Center of Excellence, Allegheny Health Network

Importance of Awareness and Research for Lupus and Health Disparities in Indiana - Terri Lee, Director, Office of Women’s Health, Indiana State Department of Health (check back for presentation)

Lupus and Mental Health - Judy Schaff, psychotherapist who has lupus

Despite Lupus - Give Yourself Permission Despite Lupus - Sara Gorman, author and health blogger who has lupus

Lupus and Healthy Sleep - Dr. Stephanie Jackson, IU Sleep Disorders Center

Documented Therapeutic Effects of Tai Chi- Bonnie Sweeney, licensed occupational therapist and certified tai chi instructor

Value of Alternative Methods in Dealing with Chronic Disease - Dr. Ralph Waldo, Connected Health Care Systems

Stress Management - Sydney Johnson, CHW, Anthem Indiana Medicaid (check back for handout)

Relationships, Emotions and Intimacy - Iris Zink, immediate past president, Rheumatology Nurses Society
(Due to the size of this file, we were unable to upload it to our website. If you would like a copy emailed to you, please contact Debbie Campbell.)

Energize Me: Diet, Meal Planning and Exercise - Shantay Glover, YMCA certified fitness trainer

How to Advocate - Gary Gibson, president/CEO, Martin Cetner Sickle Cell Initiative

Lupus and Overlapping Connective Tissue Disease - Dr. Kathleen O'Neil, chief, pediatric rheumatology, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health
(Due to the size of this file, we were unable to upload it to our website. If you would like a copy emailed to you, please contact Debbie Campbell.)

Lupus and Pain Management - Dr. Steven Neucks, rheumatologist, board certified in pain medicine, Rehabilitation Associates of Indiana