Dealing with Rheumatoid Arthritis
An Online Chat
January 31, 2013 – 2 pm EST
nearly 2-million Americans—-that's 1 in every 200 people. This debilitating
disease disproportionately attacks women at a rate of three times more than
Workplace issues arising from this
chronic disease affect employers and employees.
Join us for an online
chat that discusses innovations in treating the disease and strategies
employers and employees can implement to diminish the workplace issues that
arise due to rheumatoid arthritis.
Panel of experts include:
Dr. Michael Schweitz, President of the Coalition for State Rheumatology Organizations
Dr. Marianne Cloeren, Medical Director at Managed Care Advisors and Board Certified Internal Medicine and Occupational Medicine
Lisa Firestone, President/CEO of Managed Care Advisors and Employment Expert
Kari Owens, patient who knows first hand the challenges of working with RA
Barbara Kasoff, President & CEO of Women Impacting Public Policy
Deborah Frett, CEO of the Business & Professional Women’s Foundation
Barbara DeGray, Managed Care Advisors - Director of Case Management
More details to be released soon.