BREATHE STRONG Community Education Day
November 23, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm UTC-4| Free
Door Prizes & FREE testing for COPD patients.
The workshop will provide support and education to our COPD community.
Several healthcare agencies have partnered together to provide this day of education for Charlotte County.
This FREE event will provide you with informative lectures, equipment education and free pre-testing for COPD patients.
Please join us on this exciting day!
Please RSVP to Jen @ Port Charlotte Rehabilitation Center
First Alliance Church, 20444 Midway Blvd, Port Charlotte, FL 33952
8:30-9:45am Registration and Vendors and Exhibits, Coffee “Plus”
9:45-10:00am Welcome Denise Leazenby and Bob Sobkowiak
Lung Matters, Port Charlotte Rehabilitation Center, COPD Breathe Strong America
10:00- 10:45 am COPD-Lung Health101-2019 Dr. Jaime Cancel,
Pulmonary Sleep & Critical Care Specialists, Port Charlotte
10:45- 11:00 am Questions and Answers Dr.Cancel
11:00-11:15 am Break
11:15am-12:00pm Enjoying Life with COPD/ Other Lung Matters
Rodica Vasilescu, PhD, APN-C, CNP-BC, TTS, SMH Lung Health Center
12:00-12:15pm Questions and Answers Rodica Vasilescu,PhD,APN-C
12:15-1:30pm Lunch, drawings*, testing**, and visits with*** vendors
1:30-2:15pm Patient Panel Patricia Anderton, Lyla Nash, Grant Rosensteel
2:15-3:00pm Eat Well and Be Fit- Mariah Arias, RD, Denise Leazenby, CRT
3:00-3:30pm Questions and Answers with Speakers-Town Hall Style
*Patient/Caregiver Prizes as well as Health Care Professionals inviting most patients
** Free Testing for COPD Patients
*** Both from vendors sharing to group and at exhibit
REGISTRATION PROCESS Free for Patients and Caregivers and Health Care Professionals-
Please contact Jen at Port Charlotte Rehab (941) 235-8011
Thanks to the Sponsors and the FSRC(Florida Society for Respiratory Care)/ Respiratory Therapy Students for their Support in this Community Outreach Event!