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EFA Activities and Programs

The EFA sponsors many activities to support our mission to educate the general public about endometriosis.  Brief summaries of each are below.  Click on the event name for further information about each and ways to register for them.

Upcoming Meetings


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EFA Research Partnerships

2015 brought new research collaborations for the EFA as we seek to unlock some of the mysteries around this disease. These investigations will help us understand disease perceptions and quality of life impact, as well as improve diagnostic and treatment tools. This work comes at a particularly critical time, as minimal funding for endometriosis is research available.
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The ENPOWR Project's Endo EduKit

The EFA has launched a high school- and community-based outreach program, consisting of an interactive lesson that highlights the basics of endometriosis and the disease’s most common symptoms. The goal is to familiarize adolescents with this disease in order to improve treatment seeking behavior.
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Endometriosis Surgery 2016:
Pursuing Precision with Passion

>> Click Here for Event Video Gallery   Patient Awareness Day The Lifecycle of Endometriosis: From Diagnosis to Coping with Disease Sunday April 17, 2016 Lenox Hill Hospital, Einhorn Auditorium   This year’s Patient Awareness Day will gather top specialists to give patients and their loved ones the opportunity to discuss whole patient care, and allow attendees to network among other like-minded individuals.  Panel discussions and speakers will go through the lifecycle of endometriosis with topics focused on potential disease causes, early diagnosis, sex and fertility, treatment options, complementary pain therapies, comorbidities, and complications.  The…
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8th Annual Blossom Ball

A night for celebration and charitable giving for the endometriosis community
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Third Annual Nurses Conference - Endometriosis: Getting The Word Out

The EFA invites you to theThird Annual Nurses Conference - Endometriosis: Getting The Word OutSaturday, October 26, 20138:30 am – 3:30 pm. Hosted in collaboration with North Shore/LIJ and Lenox Hill Hospital, this daylong event will address the disease basics of endometriosis and the various ways to educate your patient population on endometriosis.  We look forward to welcoming you!  Endometriosis: Getting The Word Out is CNE eligible.Register Now!                                                               …
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