Presentations and Events
Professor Holly Ahern will be a guest speaker at the 4th Annual Midcoast Lyme Disease Support & Education Conference
LOCATION: Augusta Civic Center (Augusta, Maine) on Saturday, April 28th from 8am-5pm, supported by an educational grant from the Lyme Disease Association, Inc.
For more information about this event, http://conference2018.mldse.org/
Guilderland Garden Club presents “Seminar on Lyme Disease and Other Tick-borne Illnesses
Speakers: Prof. Holly Ahern, Microbiologist, SUNY Adirondack, Co-Founder and Vice President Lyme Action Network; Christina Fisk, Co-Founder and President, Lyme Action Network; Jennifer Baer, Nurse Practitioner and Lyme disease specialist; Joellen Lampman,Community IPM Extension Specialist, NYS Integrated Pest Management Program, Cornell University. Linda Reeves(patient/advocate; Guilderland Garden Club member).
LOCATION: Farnsworth Middle School, 6072 State Farm Rd. (Rt. 155) Guilderland, NY 12084
1st Annual “Fight the Bite” Party “A Night in Havana”
Fundraiser to benefit Lyme Action Network
Friday, 7:00pm – 11:00pm
LOCATION: June Farms – 275 Parker Road – West Sand Lake, NY
ALL ARE WELCOME!
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LYME DISEASE AWARENESS DAY
SAVE THE DATE: More details to come. The Legislature and the Governor cut ALL funding for Lyme disease out of the budget for fiscal 2019-20. NO EDUCATION PROGRAMS! NO AWARENESS PROGRAMS! NO RESEARCH MONEY! We need to educate our legislators!
LOCATION: LOB “The Well” corridor leading to the Capitol. Lyme Action Network will have a table there. Plan to pick up materials from us to bring to YOUR legislator. Watch this space for updates. Time and exact location to be announced.
“Lyme Disease: New Research, New Challenges”
Lyme Action Network presents a new film, Experts Address the Serious Consequences of Lyme and Tick-borne Diseases, produced by the Stand 4 Lyme Foundation. Speakers will also offer insights into research currently underway; an update on clinical recommendations; and an assessment of the political landscape. Q&A to follow. Speakers will include Prof. Holly Ahern, microbiologist and co-founder and vice-president of the Lyme Action Network; Ronald Stram, MD, The Stram Center, Delmar, NY ; and Christina Fisk, President of the Lyme Action Network.
LOCATION: H. Dutcher Community Room, Saratoga Springs Public Library, 6:30pm – 8:30pm. Free and open to the public.