BHS In the Community
|Program on Lymphedema at BMC|
|April 29, 2010
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, May 10th 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. Both Doyle and von Jeezte are Certified Vodder Therapists. They will discuss what Lymphedema is, how it’s 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 For the Cure Foundation.