Seminar 2017

Scleroderma NZ National Seminar,
Wellington 6th of May 2017

Another successful seminar attracted expert speakers and an interested audience.

In a full day, our experts covered such topics as coping with a chronic illness, living with ME/CFS or chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia and related conditions, how to care for your eyes and the mysteries of your scleroderma-affected digestive system.

COPING WITH A CHRONIC ILLNESS

Dr Charles Hornabrook, Consultant Psychiatrist and Dr Aleisha Atkin, Clinical Psychologist

Consult-Liaison Psychiatry Team, Wellington Hospital

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SCLERODERMA AND THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT

Dr Stephen Inns

Gastroenterologist, Hutt Valley DHB

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PULMONARY ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION (PAH) AND SCLERODERMA

Dr Andrew Aitken

Cardiologist Wellington Hospital

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DRY EYES

Dr Cameron Loveridge-Easther and Dr Tiffany Ma

Opthalmology Registrars

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THE IMPORTANCE OF SUPPORT

Sandra Forsyth, Vice Chair of WellMe

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