ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

Ultrasound Therapy for Fibromyalgia and Lyme Disease

Curcumin: The All In One Solution, Part 2

What Are the Benefits of Vitamin K2?

Vitamin D deficiency + high fat diet = metabolic syndrome

Why You Should Take Your Apple Cider Vinegar at Night

Use Burdock Oil to Promote Healthy Hair Growth

Meet Your Weight Loss Goals

AMA journal associates iron deficiency with hearing loss

People with forms of early-onset Parkinson's disease may benefit from boosting niacin in diet, resea...

Lutein linked to preservation of crystallized intelligence

 
Print Page
Email Article

Fibromyalgia: Facing the Future conference

  [ 577 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
By • www.ProHealth.com • May 5, 2002





The National Fibromyalgia Partnership Presents


Fibromyalgia
:

 Facing the Future

A quality educational program for patients and their families. Medical and legal professionals are also welcome.



Orlando, Florida
May 3-5, 2002




Conference Registration Form and Information


Conference Speakers


Orlando Airport Marriott Reservation Request


Conference Agenda

Friday , May 3

(6:30-8:00 pm) CONFERENCE REGISTRATION BEGINS

(6:30-7:00 pm) RECEPTION

(7:00-8:30 PM) FIBROMYALGIA: BASIC INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS (An orientation session designed to provide the basics of fibromyalgia to newly diagnosed patients; however, all conference registrants are welcome)


Saturday, May 4

(7:30 am) REGISTRATION DESK OPENS

(8:30 am) WELCOME

(8:35-9:20 am) ROLAND STAUD, M.D.
University of Florida College of Medicine (Gainesville, FL) Topic: Abnormal Central Pain Processing Mechanism in Patients with Fibromyalgia

(9:20-10:05 am) THOMAS ROMANO, M.D., PH.D.
Researcher/Rheumatologist (Wheeling, WV) Topic: Post- Traumatic Fibromyalgia: The Scope of the Problem and Practical Solutions

(10:05-10:30 am) BREAK (Door prizes awarded)

(10:30-11:15 am) JANE OLSON, PH.D.
Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH) Topic: The Genetics of Fibromyalgia: The Fibromyalgia Family Study

(11:15 am-Noon) GARTH NICOLSON, PH.D.
The Institute for Molecular Medicine (Huntington Beach, CA) Topic: The Role of Intracellular Bacterial and Viral Infection in Fibromyalgia Syndrome: Diagnosis and Treatment

(Noon-1:30 pm) LUNCH

(1:30 - 2:15 pm) HENRY PETRILLO, D.O.
Florida Academy of Osteopathy & Florida Academy of Pain Management (Hudson, FL) Topic: The Osteopathic Management of Fibromyalgia

(2:15-3:00 pm) DEBORAH ROBERTS, L.M.T.
Physical Rehabilitation Specialist (Jensen Beach, FL) Topic: Structure vs. Function

(3:00-3:15 pm) BREAK (Door prizes awarded)

Breakout Sessions

(3:15 - 4:15 pm) SCOTT DAVIS, ESQ.
Attorney at Law (Phoenix, AZ) Topic: Buzz Lightyear to the Rescue: Win Your Long-Term Disability Case and Send the Disability Insurance Company to Infinity and Beyond!


(3:15-4:15 pm) MEN WITH FIBROMYALGIA
An informal group discussion facilitated by Juan Mendoza and Marc Levy (NFP, Inc.)

(4:15-5:15 pm) ALISON LEVY, M.S.
Disability Program Specialist (Washington, DC) Topic: Working With Fibromyalgia

(4:15-5:15 pm) FIBROMYALGIA IN YOUNG PEOPLE An informal group discussion facilitated by Amy & William Roscoe (Falls Church, VA)

(3:15-5:15 pm) MARY ESSERT, B.A., ATRIC
Essert Associates (El Cerrito, CA) Topic: The Aquatic Management of Fibromyalgia. Will include pool instruction. You must pre-register for this popular workshop.

Sunday, May 5

(8:00-9:15 am) CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

(9:15-9:30 am) ANNOUNCEMENTS

(9:30-10:15 am) CAROL BURCKHARDT, R.N., PH.D. Oregon Health Sciences University (Portland, OR) Topic: Managing Fibromyalgia: Putting Quality Back Into Your Life

(10:15-11:00 am) MACARIO GIRALDO, PH.D.
Clinical Psychologist (Washington, DC) Topic: What Is the Meaning of Pain That Pain Does Not Understand? (An Interactive Presentation)

(11:00-11:45 am) THOMAS ROMANO, M.D., PH.D.
Topic: Perpetuating Factors in Fibromyalgia: How Alternative Is Alternative Therapy?

(11:45 am - Noon) BREAK (Door prizes awarded )

Breakout Sessions

(Noon-1:00 pm) SCOTT DAVIS, ESQ.
Topic: Stop Mickey Mousing Around With Social Security. Here's How To Win Your Disability Claim

(Noon -1:00 pm) COUPLES WORKSHOP
Managing A Healthy Relationship With Fibromyalgia. An informal group discussion facilitated by Marc & Alison Levy and Joe & Claudia Fisher (NFP, Inc.). Registrants are welcome to bring their spouses or significant others at no charge.

(Noon - 2:00 pm) MARY ESSERT, B.A., ATRIC
Topic: The Aquatic Management of Fibromyalgia (repeat of Saturday workshop) Will include pool instruction. You must pre-register for this popular workshop.



Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Vitamin D3 Extreme™

Looking for Vitamins, Herbs and Supplements?
Search the ProHealth Store for Hundreds of Natural Health Products


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
NAD+ Ignite with Niagen

Featured Products

Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®
Reduce Fatigue up to 45%
Vitamin D3 Extreme™ Vitamin D3 Extreme™
50,000 IU Vitamin D3 - Prescription Strength
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®
Supports Cognition, Memory & Overall Health
FibroSleep™ FibroSleep™
The All-in-One Natural Sleep Aid
Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
Improve Energy & Cognitive Function

Natural Remedies

Could a B-12 Deficiency Be Causing Your Symptoms? Could a B-12 Deficiency Be Causing Your Symptoms?
Breaking Through the Mental Fog Breaking Through the Mental Fog
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sleep But Were Too Tired to Ask Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sleep But Were Too Tired to Ask
Strengthen Cell Function with Energy-Boosting Niagen Strengthen Cell Function with Energy-Boosting Niagen
The Brain Boosting and Fatigue Fighting B-12 The Brain Boosting and Fatigue Fighting B-12

CONTACT US
ProHealth, Inc.
555 Maple Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(800) 366-6056  |  Email

· Become a Wholesaler
· Vendor Inquiries
· Affiliate Program
SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
Credit Card Processing
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

© 2017 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map