Living Well Delaware
What is Living Well?
The Living Well with Lupus Seminar is the Philadelphia Tri-State Chapter's signature educational event. It brings together people living with lupus, their families, interested health professionals and a panel of experts to share the latest information to help individuals live well - or better - with lupus.
View the event here. Thank you to all who attended!
9:45 am - 10:00 am
10:00 am - 10:30 am
10:30 am - 11:30 am
11:40 am - 11:45 am
11:45 am - 12:15 pm
12:15 pm - 12:30 pm
Italo Carrieri-Russo has been an advocate for lupus ever since his sister and fellow panelist, Vincenza, was diagnosed with the disease. He is currently an Adjunct Faculty member of Wilmington University within the College of Arts & Sciences & College of Business, serving on the Wilmington University College of Business Advisory Board as a proud alumni member.
Paul Bosco is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in private practice in the Newark-Glasgow, Delaware area. He has over 30 years experience providing individual, couples, and family therapy to adults ages 18 through seniors. Among his specialties, Paul helps people cope with chronic, health-related problems like chronic pain and chronic medical diagnoses.
Vincenza lives with lupus and is a former pageant queen, representing as Miss Delaware United States 2014 and the 2nd runner-up spot at the national Miss United States Pageant. She is also the "queen of the kitchen" at her restaurant, the award-winning Vincenza & Margherita Bistro! In her spare time, Vincenza works tirelessly at Success Won’t Wait, the literacy organization she co-founded in 2002.
Willie Wilson is certified Master Personal Trainer at the Hockessin Athletic Club. He works with athletes of all ages and abilities, having trained clients with chronic illness, and specializes in movement in 360 degrees of motion, bodyweight training, core and balance, and mental toughness with a smile!
Amy Zhang is a rheumatologist at Christiana Care Health Systems and practices in Wilmington and Newark. She completed her medical education at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, internal medicine residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center, and rheumatology fellowship at the University of California, San Diego.