SLESH Course UPenn 2012
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 5:30 PM - Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 7:30 PM (EDT)
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Self Help Course/ SLESH
The SLE Self Help Course is a five week program designed to teach people with lupus how to take a more active part in their health care and live better with this chronic disease.
Topics include: basic medical information about lupus, medications and treatments, exercise, doctor-patient communication, fatigue management, and relaxation and stress management techniques.
The SLESH Course will be held every Tuesday from May 22nd through June 19th.
Every week the class will be held from 5:30-7:30pm, and dinner will be provided.
Location: University of Pennsylvania, Penn Tower
8th Floor Conference Room
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Upon your successful completion of the 5 week course, you will receive a year-long complimentary subscription to the LupusNow magazine.
**If you would like to attend but have an obstacle (transportation, childcare, etc.) that prevents you from taking part in the SLESH Course, please contact our office to discuss any ways that we may be able to help you attend.
Contact the Lupus Foundation of America, Philadelphia Tri-State Chapter with any questions or concerns:
Phone: 215-517-5070/ toll-free: 866-517-5070
You will be contacted upon receipt of your online registration to follow-up and confirm your registration.
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Lupus Foundation of America, Philadelphia Tri-State Chapter
The Philadelphia Tri-State Chapter is an affiliate of the Lupus Foundation of America, the only national force devoted to solving the mystery of lupus, one of the world's cruelest, most unpredictable, and devastating diseases, while giving caring support to those who suffer from its brutal impact. Through a comprehensive program of research, education, and advocacy, we lead the fight to improve the quality of life for all people affected by lupus.
Peer-counseling and support, information and referrals, as well as educational materials may be obtained anywhere in the Tri-State Region by calling toll-free: 866-517-5070
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org