Sunday, September 10, 2006

Chronic Pain/RSD Information Expo

Chronic Pain/RSD Information Expo

November 18, 2006, Noon–3:00 PM
Held in the Stained Glass Lobby of
St Joseph’s Hospital & Medical Center
350 W Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ
Exhibitors: has product solutions and medical supplies that enable independent, safe and pain free living. Erika Feinberg will demonstrate innovative products along with Life Changing Gifts for the holidays. A portion of ActiveForever sales through 12/31/06 will be donated to the RSDSA when you mention RSD

Penny Rickoff, Regional Director of Arizona for the American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA) will discuss their multi-disciplinary approach to pain management & how their chronic pain support groups function.

Vance Hudson, Member/Board of Directors, Arizona Pain Initiative (AZPI) Their goals: To reduce the burden of intractable pain by assuring access to skilled and appropriate pain management. 1) Train health professionals in the community. 2) Expand the base of knowledge of pain management. 3) Provide educational sessions for the public.

Dr. Willem Bos of Bos Chiropractic, Learn about a breakthrough system of care which integrates chiropractic adjustments, nutritional support, detoxification, and emotional stress release into a powerful body-mind healing system.

Colleen Mellgren of E.M.P.I. (formerly Rehabilicare) will have products for pain management, edema and rehabilitation, which have helped thousands of people recover to enjoy a healthier and more active lifestyle.

Kathleen Gross, Patient Services Manager for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Educational programs & services for anyone who has a blood cancer: Family Support Groups, First Connection, Patient Financial Aid, Advocacy Network, Information & Resource Center.

Oasis Rehabilitation Centers are multi-discipline facilities, providing physical (both land and aquatic), occupational, speech and social adjustment therapy. We conduct multiple therapy services at one site, increasing convenience for patients and physicians.

RSD Care & Share Support Group of Phoenix
Information on Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy & other topics related to living with chronic pain.

Elayn Glena, Director and Therapist from The Center of Muscular Pain & Tension “The Stress Stops Here.”

Vicky Jerdee will have a table with Information for Nurses.

Presented FREE of charge by
The RSD Care & Share Support Group of Phoenix, AZ
For more information, contact Debbie Fisher at 602-826-0072


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