Arthritis United Schedule

 

JUST SOME OF THE TOPICS WE WILL HAVE AT ARTHRITIS UNITED: (subject to change)

  • Comorbidities – going outside the arthritis umbrella
  • The role of therapeutic humor in coping with arthritis and rheumatic conditions
  • Inspire creative strategies for wellness
  • Managing fatigue/energy levels and still living a full life
  • Volunteer opportunities within the Arthritis Foundation
  • Coping with Mental health/self-esteem issues
  • Much more!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:  (subject to change)

Friday March 9

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.                     Arthritis Support Network Leader training (by invite only)

1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.                     Registration

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.                      Join us for a Meet and Greet event to connect and re-connect with conference participants. It will be an evening of munchies, and fun!

9:00 p.m. – Midnight                      Hospitality Room open to relax in a comfy social environment.

 

Saturday March 10 

8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.                           Morning Coffee                               

8:00 a.m. – 12:45 a.m.                  Registration

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 p.m.                   Keynote Speaker

10:15 a.m - 10:30 a.m                   Break

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.                 Breakout Sessions #1

11:45 p.m. - noon                          Group Picture (Location TBD)

Noon - 1:45 p.m.                           Lunch Break on your own/Downtime

1:45 p.m. - 3 p.m.                          Breakout Sessions #2

3 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.                          Break

3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.                     Breakout Sessions #3

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.                    Happy Hour Social and food

6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.                        Saturday Night General Session

7:00 p.m. – Midnight                     Hospitality Room to relax in a comfy social environment.

Sunday March 11 

9:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.                        Morning Coffee                              

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.                 General Session

11a.m. - 11:15 a.m.                        Break

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.                 Plated Lunch

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.                 Peer Led round table discussions

1:30 p.m. - 1:45                            Break

1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.                    Breakout session #4

2:45 p.m. - 3 p.m.                         Break

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.                  Final Farewell and weekend slideshow    

5 p.m. - 9 p.m                               Post conference excursion              

9 p.m. - Midnight                          Hospitality Room to relax in a comfy social environment.

 

 

Goals

Live Yes! Arthritis Network provides personalized help and support to Adults living with all types of arthritis and rheumatic conditions and Parents/Guardians of children living with arthritis. Our programs offer opportunities for connection, education and empowerment via support groups, online community and conferences.

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