Patient Day 2020

MARCH 14, 2020 - ALEXANDRIA CENTER NYC

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

TimeTopic
8:00-8:30 REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST
8:30-8:45

Welcome: What We Learn From Our Patients
Karli Goldstein, MD, EndoFound & Tamer Seckin, MD, EndoFound 

8:45-9:00

Ice Breaker: Ask Me Anything

9:00-9:45

The Life Cycle: Endo from Adolescence Beyond Menopause
Speakers TBD

9:45-10:05

KEYNOTE: Taboos & Stigmas
Diana Falzone, Patient Advocate

10:05-10:25

BREAK

10:25-11:10

Patient & Physician Panel: Stump Your Surgeon
Speakers TBD

11:10-11:25

007: 7 Ominous Facts about Opioids 
Gerard DeGregoris, MD

11:25-11:35

How to Be Loved 
Eva Hagberg, Author

11:35-11:50

Doing Well
Daphne Javitch

11:50-12:05

Researcher Panel: Improving the Patient Experience
Allyson Bontempo, PhD Student, Rutgers University; Speakers TBD

12:05-12:25

Follow Your Gut: Anti-Inflammatory Foods
Lilia Bolgov, MS, RD

12:25-1:25

LUNCH

1:25-2:00

Fertility Facts & Figures
Brian Levine, MD & Tomer Singer, MD

2:00-2:30

Painful Sex Panel
Carli Blau, LMSW, MA, MEd

2:30-2:45

How Pain Affects the Brain
Laura Payne, PhD, McLean Hospital

2:45-3:05

BREAK

3:05-3:20

Hormone Balance Through the Ages
Marilynn Karas, NP

3:20-3:35

Restoring Hope & Belief in Your Body Through Acupuncture
Lida Ahmady, L.Ac. 

3:35-3:50

Muscle & Soul Strengthening Workshop
Corinne Idzal, Physical Therapist & Yoga Instructor

3:50-4:20

Through Thick & Thin: A Conversation with Endo Supporters
Patient Support Network

4:20-4:35

Advocate in Your State
Sue Serino, New York State Senator

4:35-4:45

From Mexico to Canada: Galloping for Endo Awareness
Kianna Scott

4:45-5:15

Surgery Essentials & Insurance Coverage
Patient Advocates

5:15-5:20

Closing
Margaret Cianci, EndoFound Executive Director

5:20-5:30

Private Parts
Eleanor Thom, Comedian/Author

5:30-7:00 COCKTAIL RECEPTION

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