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Scleroderma Victoria Incorporated began in 1979 to support people who live with Systemic Sclerosis.

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Provide support to people with scleroderma, their families, carers and friends

Promote community awareness of scleroderma

Support research into better treatments for scleroderma

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Virtual Education Session – August 2021

August 14th, 2021

Join us for our August Virtual Education Session with guest Speaker Dr Joanne Sahhar , an Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor who heads the scleroderma team at Monash Health.

With a longstanding interest in the care of patients with scleroderma and research in scleroderma, she developed the first Victorian scleroderma database in 1999 and founded the Monash Scleroderma Clinic in 2003. An active member of ASIG since its inception in 2007 as a member of the executive, scientific and database committees. Dr Joanne is passionate about advancing research in scleroderma to improve outcomes for patients with scleroderma and has a particular interest in scleroderma Interstitial Lung disease (ILD). She also works in private practice in Toorak.

Joanne will talk about Raynaud’s Phenomenon and Scleroderma.

Virtual Education Session – August 2021

North Eastern Suburbs Support Group

August 25th, 2021

**You will be required to adhere to the Scleroderma Victoria COVID safe plan at this event**. The North Eastern Suburbs Support Group will meet for lunch at 12pm on Wednesday 25th August 2021 at the Greensborough RSL, 111 Main St Greensborough.  New members, family and friends are all welcome. Please RSVP to Jane Rhyder on 0431028055.  

North Eastern Suburbs Support Group

Mornington Peninsula/Westernport Support Group

August 28th, 2021

**You will be required to adhere to the Scleroderma Victoria Covid safe plan at this event**  The Mornington Peninsula / Westernport Support Group will meet on Saturday 28th August 2021 from 10.30am to 12pm at Bentons Square Community Centre, 145 Bentons Rd, Mornington.

New members, carers, family and friends are all welcome. For further information please email enq@sclerodermavictoria.com.au, or phone 03 9231 3651 (please leave a message)

 

Mornington Peninsula/Westernport Support Group
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