World Scleroderma Day Celebration

World Scleroderma Day is to raise awareness and help people with the conditions.

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World Scleroderma Day Celebration 3 Jul 2014 Royal National Hospital For Rheumatic Diseases, Bath, United Kingdom
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We are very excited to invite you to attend:

A World Scleroderma Day Celebration for 2014
The Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Bath On 3rd July 2014 with Dr John Pauling, Consultant Rheumatologist.

People with Scleroderma and/ or RP, along with family and friends can attend the morning session 9:00am - 13:00pm to learn about aspects of their condition with talks from Dr John Pauling, Consultant Rheumatologist at RNHRD and Dr Victoria Flower, Registrar. Consultant Specialist Nurse Sue Brown will talk about self management of the condition and then you will have an opportunity to meet the team at Bath over a buffet lunch.
In the afternoon 13:30 - 15:00 there will be a series of clinical sessions in areas of diet, occupational health, exercise and general well being to share advice and understand further coping strategies.

Clinicians and Health Professionals attending in the afternoon 13:00pm - 17:00pm will have an overview on pathogenesis with Dr Harsha Gunawardena from North Bristol NHS Trust, a view of PAH and other clinical features from Dr Gerry Coghlan from The Royal Free Hospital London and a synopsis on practical management of Raynaud’s phenomenon (RP) and systemic sclerosis (SSc) by our host Dr John Pauling from RNHRD.