BHS In the Community
|Lymphedema Education Program at BMC|
|January 7, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WOMEN’S IMAGING CENTER PRESENTS PROGRAM ON LYMPHEDEMA
PITTSFIELD, MA – The Women’s Imaging Center at Berkshire Medical Center will present a public program on Lymphedema, scheduled for Monday, January 26th from noon to 1:00 pm at the BMC Health Information Center, located adjacent to the hospital lobby.
The speakers for the program are Patricia Doyle, an Occupational Therapist at BMC and Bridget Von Jeetze, a Physical Therapist at the hospital. Doyle and Von Jeetze will discuss what Lymphedema is, how its treated and preventive care. The program is free and open to the public.
For more information or to register for this program, call Kathy Hart at the Women’s Imaging Center at BMC, 413-395-7965.
Partial funding for this program is provided by a grant from the Susan G. Komen Foundation.