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Casa Colina Offers Free Community Seminar on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

08/29/2011
Casa Colina Offers Free Community Seminar on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
WHAT:

In its continued efforts to educate the community about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Casa Colina is pleased to host a free community seminar on Wednesday, September 14.

Guest speakers include Dr. Rohinder Sandhu, a board-certified internal medicine and pulmonary disease physician with Casa Colina’s Pulmonary Disease Center, and George Kopiloff, PT, DPT, a Casa Colina staff physical therapist specializing in COPD.

Topics of discussion include what causes COPD and who is affected; how people are diagnosed with this chronic illness; how a medical doctor treats COPD; the role of pulmonary rehab and therapy to complement medical care; and demonstrating simple “at home” exercises and other ways to improve the quality of living with COPD.

Refreshments will be served and seating is limited. Please call Casa Colina Centers for Rehabilitation toll-free at (866) 724-4132 to reserve your space.

WHEN: Wednesday, September 14
6:00 p.m. to 8 p.m.
WHERE: Casa Colina Centers for Rehabilitation
Tamkin Education Center, Bldg. 1D
255 East Bonita Avenue (at Garey) in Pomona
CONTACT: Stephanie Bradhurst
Casa Colina Centers for Rehabilitation
(909) 450-0127

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