National Fibromyalgia Association’s 2nd Annual LEADERS AGAINST PAIN Conference Invitation to Apply for Membership and Scholarship (Deadline has been extended!) The National Fibromyalgia Association is now accepting applications for scholarships to attend the “2nd Annual Leaders Against Pain”
Advocacy and Media Training Seminar to be held on March 16, 2006 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Orange County, California. Fibromyalgia Support Group Leaders and advocates from around the country are invited to apply to attend the seminar which is By-Invitation Only. Those selected will learn or fine tune their skills on how to work with the media and develop advocacy programs that support efforts to assist people with fibromyalgia and other chronic pain illnesses. Scholarship recipients will also be able to receive a significant discount to the National Fibromyalgia Association’s 2006 “FAME National Patient Summit and CME Conference” on March 17-19, 2006 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel immediately following the Leadership training. One hundred participants will be chosen by the NFA Scholarship Committee to receive a scholarship. Deadline for submitting applications is September 22, 2005. There is no cost to apply for the scholarship.
For an application and eligibility guidelines, call April Quinn at 714-921-0150 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org; or download the application from the National Fibromyalgia Association website www.FMaware.org
. You may also visit the National Fibromyalgia Association’s website www.FMaware.org for more information about the 2006 FAME National Patient Summit. The 2nd Annual Leaders Against Pain Advocacy and Media Training Seminar is made possible through a grant provided by Swiss Medica, Inc. the makers of O24 Fibromyalgia ™.
About the National Fibromyalgia Association The National Fibromyalgia Association is a [501(c) 3] nonprofit organization whose mission is: To develop and execute programs dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with Fibromyalgia by increasing the awareness of the public, media, government and medical communities. The NFA is committed to efforts that will increase FM awareness and improve treatment options for people with Fibromyalgia. With teamwork and dedication, the NFA will continue to grow into a key organization helping people with FM everywhere.
About Swiss Medica Inc. Swiss Medica commercializes proprietary bioscience products that help relieve chronic ailments and increases market share through focused distribution strategies in multiple sales channels. Swiss Medica's mission is to be a world leader in the commercialization of life enhancing bioscience products that improve the quality of life for people living with chronic illnesses.
For additional information go to: http:// www.swissmedica.com and http:// www.024zone.com and http://www.pmsescape.net/ Corin Walson Director of Public Relations & Marketing 2200 N. Glassell Street, Suite A Orange, CA 92865 714.921.0150 TEL 714.921.6920 FAX www.FMaware.org