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3rd Annual Arthrogryposis Convention Columbus Ohio July 17-20 2008

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  • tracey_schalk
    What: 3rd Annual Arthrogryposis Convention put on by AMC Support Inc http://www.amcsupport.org When: July 17-20 2008 Where: Columbus Ohio United States Who:
    Message 1 of 3 , May 29, 2008
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      What: 3rd Annual Arthrogryposis Convention put on by AMC Support Inc
      http://www.amcsupport.org

      When: July 17-20 2008

      Where: Columbus Ohio United States

      Who: Anyone whose life has been touched by AMC!

      Why: To provide support and education to anyone touched by Arthrogryposis.

      Cost: Free to attend the convention. All travel, lodging and meal expenses are the
      responsibility of each individual and family.

      How: To receive more information or to register email ohio@... or visit the
      webpage about the convention http://www.amcsupport.org/
      ohio and fill out the questionnaire. If you hit submit and don't receive an email
      confirmation within a week please write ohio@... and we'll address the
      problem.

      Speakers thus far for the 3rd Annual AMC Convention:

      Dr. Harold Van Bosse- Lower Extremity Pediatric Orthopedist and former director of New
      York University Arthrogryposis Clinic. Currently practicing at Shriners Hospital for Children
      in Philadelphia.

      Dr. David Feldman- Chief of Pediatrics Orthopedics New York University Hospital For Joint
      Diseases- Speaking on the hip in Adults with Arthrogryposis
      http://davidsfeldmanmd.com/

      Dr. Pappas and Ellen Moran- Genetics of New York University

      Roundtable Discussion- with all Doctors and Therapists who treat AMC on a regular basis

      Rick Guidotti- Positive Exposure Photography- http://www.positiveexposure.org

      Tanya Fernandez-Mote- Adult with Arthrogryposis and disability advocate
      http://gcpd.ohio.gov/roster.asp#Fernandez

      Ward Foley- Adult with Arthrogryposis and published Author http://www.wardfoley.com/

      Maureen Casey- IEP and Special education-Parent of a child with AMC

      BBQ at Miracle League Field and Miracle Playground- Fully accessible baseball field and
      playground http://www.ohiomiracleleague.org/

      Painting with Theresa, Chris & MK- Hands on painting with Theresa Lucas & Chris
      Hartwick-artists with AMC and Theresa's friend MK
      http://www.hometown.aol.com/terry2745/index.html

      AMC Adults- AMC Adults gather to discuss current issues of living and aging with AMC

      Canine Companions for Independence- Assistance dogs for people with Disabilities
      http://cci.org/northcentral/index.html

      Steve Thompson- Massage therapist who has treated his 7 year old son with AMC since
      birth

      Christina Battista- Cash and Counseling

      Heather Perrow- Wheelchair/ Adaptive Dance- Parent of a child with AMC

      Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita Support Inc, BOD Public Meeting-
      http://www.amcupport.org/bod

      Columbus Mobility Specialist- http://www.columbusmobility.com/

      MetDesk – Special Needs Trusts and Estate Planning
      http://www.metlife.com/Applications/Corporate/WPS/CDA/PageGenerator/0,1674,P475,0
      0.html

      Kami Nieoff- Special Needs Yoga Instructor www.yogawithkami.com/

      If you would like to join the amcsupport discussion forms please visit
      www.amcsupport.org/forums If you have problems joining please email
      admin@...

      To see pictures and read about our conventions and meet ups where families affected by
      AMC come together click any of these links!

      1st Convention in Chicago August 2006-
      http://www.amcsupport.org/convention2006.htm

      2nd Annual Convention in Texas July 2007- http://www.amcsupport.org/texas

      Buckeye BBQ in Ohio August 2007- http://www.amcsupport.org/buckeye_bbq.htm
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