Central & Western Pennsylvania Arthritis News

2014 Advocacy Summit

The 2014 Advocacy Summit will be held March 24th-26th at the Capital Hilton in downtown Washington, DC.

The Advocacy Summit is an annual event when people living with and affected by arthritis come from every corner of the United States to convene in Washington, DC.. Learn how to advocate and build a continuing relationships with your Members of Congress and their staff. read more

You Can Help Shape the Future of Specialty Tier Drugs

To assist in understanding the experiences of Pennsylvania families with members who rely on specialty drugs as part of their essential treatment, LB&FC staff have prepared a survey for Pennsylvania patients and their families to complete to provide input for the report.

The survey can be accessed here, and will be available for completion until April 14, 2014.

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Breaking the Pain Chain Education Series

The Arthritis Foundation’s Breaking the Pain Chain® program is an interactive educational program that empowers participants to effectively manage their arthritis and related chronic conditions through an understanding of the pain pathways and the effect pain can have on the physical, emotional and social aspects of life. Participants build a personal Pain Management Plan throughout the four-week course.

Click here for program dates and for more information. Questions? Contact Allison Brenkle, at 412.250.3343 or abrenkle@arthritis.org.
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Nebo Content Management System Tracking