SCI Lecture & Webcast Series - Healthy Living with SCI 

WHEN: 1/11/2017  6:30 - 8:00 pm EST 

WHERE: Online and Spaulding Rehab Hospital, Charlestown, MA 

DETAILS:

Living Healthy

with Spinal Cord Injury

Presented by

Cheri Blauwet MD
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Harvard Medical School

J. Andrew Taylor PhD
Spaulding Hospital Cambridge, Harvard Medical School

Stanley Ducharme PhD
Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine
Margaret Vasquez MS, RD, LDN
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

6:30-8:00 PM Eastern Time

To attend Dinner and Evening Lecture

Cost: $10 before 1-04-17; $20 at the door

Register here or contact:

Arlone Cofield at acofield@partners.org

617-952-6174

Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

300 First Avenue

Charlestown, MA 02129

To attend Free Online Webcast and Live Chat
Register here or contact:

Judi Zazula at judiz@bu.edu

617-638-7314

866-607-1804 (toll-free)

Attendees will be able to:

·        Identify the changes SCI places on an individual’s physical, mental and nutritional health.

·        Learn about evidence-based healthy eating options and exercise programs.

·        Learn sustainable relationship building strategies.

·        Discover the benefits of healthy living and the positive impact of prioritizing personal health for individuals living with SCI.

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About this month’s topic:

This lecture will discuss how spinal cord injury can impact many aspects of an individual’s life, in addition to impacting his or her family, friends, and community. This includes the ability to establish and maintain healthy relationships and lifestyle practices, such as engaging in exercise and optimal nutritional habits.

Our panel of health care professionals will address these challenges and share strategies on how to discover and achieve healthy options that empower the lives of those living with spinal cord injury.

 

CONTACT: Judi Zazula at judiz@bu.edu, Arlone Cofield at acofield@partners.org  

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