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Canada Sjogren's Coference in Ottawa May 13/14
« on: April 17, 2011, 06:44:48 PM »
Just an FYI for everyone in case they are interested 

National Patient Conference  2011
Learn, Connect & Empower!

Delta Ottawa Hotel & Suites
361 Queen Street, Ottawa, ON

Friday, May 13, 2011
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Welcome Reception
Welcome Reception and Early Registration

Saturday, May 14, 2011
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Patient Conference
Registration and exhibits open at 8:30 AM

Conference Registration (PDF)

Designed to inform patients and their families, how to better manage Sj?gren's symptoms and learn about products directly from exhibitors. Connecting with others living with similar challenges, often allow people to cope better. You will emerge with a new sense of optimism and empowerment!

Six presentations PLUS (back by popular demand):
THREE 20-minute sessions to ask the specialists YOUR burning questions!

Overview of Sj?gren's Syndrome
    Arthur Bookman, M.D., FRCPC, Rheumatologist
Home Care Products: Which Should I use?
    Cindy L. Marek, PharmD, FACA, Dentist Pharmacist
Exciting Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dry Eye Disease
    Bruce Jackson, M.D. FRCSC, Ophthalmologist
Thyroid Disease
    Erin Keely, MD, FRCP, Endocrinologist
Vasculitis and Sj?gren's
    Karsh, MD, FRCPC, Rheumatologist
Measuring the Activity of Sj?gren's
    Ann Parke, M.D., Rheumatologist

Connecting with others at the Conference and the information you gather will help you cope better and gain a sense of control over this difficult disease.

Hor d'oeuvres will be served at the optional Friday evening Welcome Reception. The full-day Conference on Saturday includes a full breakfast, two coffee breaks and lunch.

RA and Sjogren's Syndrome

Salagen, Plaquenil, Restasis and Enbrel