LUPUS: Living & Learning
Saturday, August 19, 2017
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Check In Begins at 9:00 AM
 
 
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, August 16 at 12:00 Noon! 
 
Lupus: Employment Issues in the Workplace
 
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Learn about the employment laws and protections available for a person with a lupus diagnosis or for someone caring for a family member with a lupus diagnosis. Employee rights and responsibilities in the workplace will also be covered.
 
Ann B. Plunkett
Attorney and President of WorkPlace Partners, Inc.
Introduction to Lupus
 
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It is time to return to the basics of lupus. The fundamentals of lupus diagnosis, treatment and disease management will be presented. This will be helpful for anyone newly diagnosed or interested in a refresher course.
 
Alfred Kim, MD, PhD
Co-Director of the Lupus Clinic at Washington University & Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Washington University School of Medicine
Lupus and the Skin
 
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Approximately two-thirds of people with lupus will experience some type of effect on their skin. Learn about skin rashes and the impact of sun exposure on lupus patients. Basic treatment options and measures that can be taken to help prevent lupus skin rashes will be discussed.
 
Sofia Chaudhry, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Other Conference Features
 
Physician Q & A - Bring Your Questions 
 Exhibitors, Giveaways & Attendance Prizes
 

Or register by phone at 314-644-2222
or 800-958-7876
 
Conference Location 
 
The Lodge Des Peres
1050 Des Peres Road
St. Louis, MO 63131
314.835.6150
 
 
 
 
 
Exhibitors 
 
There are still a limited number of exhibitor booths available at the conference. If you are interested in being an exhibitor, please contact 314-644-2222 or info@lfaheartland.org.
 
 FUNDING PROVIDED BY
 
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quality of life for all people affected by lupus through programs of
research, education, support and advocacy. Join our cause and help
us put an end to this devastating disease.
 
                 

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