Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Phoenix Children's Hospital

AGENDA:

 

7:30 - 8 am  Registration and Breakfast

8 - 8:05 am  Welcome and Introduction - Lynda Christel

8:05 - 8:20 am  Parent's Perspective - Jill Castle

8:20 - 9:05 am  Duchenne Research Overview - Saunder Bernes, MD

9:05 - 9:30 am  Orthopaedic Management - Lee Segal, MD

9:3 0 - 9:55 am  Rehabilitation, Ewa Brandys, MD

9:55 - 10:15 am  Q&A Panel

10:15 - 10:30 am  Break provided by MDA

10:30 - 10:55 am  Pulmonary Managemnet - James Woodward, MD

10:55 - 11:20 am  Cardiac Management - Erik Ellsworth, MD

11:20 am - 12 pm  Quality of Life: Managing Life Changes - Tressia Shaw, MD

12 - 12:20 pm  Q&A Panel

12:20 - 1 pm  Lunch provided by Parent Project

1 - 1:30 pm  Respiratory Care - Kristen Meliska, BSN, RN and Michelle Martinez, BSN, RN

1:30 - 2 pm  Maintaining Function - Stretching, Splinting and Mobility - Jen Weil

2 pm  Closing Remarks - Nancy Quay

 

FREE ADMISSION

 

Breakfast and Lunch Provided

 

For further information, please contact: Karen Pennington, Physician Relations, at (602) 933-3300 or kpennington@phoenixchildrens.com.

Date:
Time: 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Address:
Mel Cohen Conference Center
1920 East Cambridge Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85006

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