Health Education Seminars


Newcastle seminar: Living well with arthritis

Do you have arthritis or know someone who does? Join your local community in building your understanding of arthritis and take a positive step for your health.

DATE: Thursday, 12 October 2017 (World Arthritis Day)
TIME: 9.30am to 1.00pm (doors open 9.00am)

VENUE: Wests New Lambton, 88 Hobart Rd, New Lambton NSW 2305

Special guest speakers

Dr John Booth (PhD), Exercise physiologist
Dr Maxine Szramka (MBBS Hons 1, B Med. Sc., FRACP), Rheumatologist
Andrew Cairns, Health Services Manager


> Living better with pain
> Types of arthritis and the latest treatment options
> Chair yoga for mobility, strength and relaxation

Cost (includes morning tea)

> Members of Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW: $25.00
> Non-members: $35.00

How to register

Call us on 02 9857 3300 with your credit card details. Registrations close Thursday, 5 October 2017.


Cancellations and refunds

Please note that as per section 7.2 of our Fees & Pricing Policy, if an event or service does not attract sufficient registrations, fees, sponsorship and/or donations to break even, Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW reserves the right to cancel or postpone the event. In such an event, participants who have registered will be provided with four options:

1) The registration fee may be retained for participation on the revised date.
2) The registration fee may be reallocated to another Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW event or service.
3) A full refund may be provided, with the option to re-register at future events.
4) The participant may choose to allocate the registration fee as a tax-deductible donation to Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW.

No upcoming seminars in your area?

Please tell us what information you are interested in. We work with a range of community organisations to co-host arthritis seminars. Contact our Health Promotions team on 02 9857 3300 to express your interest in learning more about arthritis, at a venue near you.

Not yet a member?

Membership entitles you to discounted entry to our range of health promotion events, equipping you with the tools to better manage your condition. You will also receive the Arthritis Matters magazine, monthly eNewsletters and discounts in our online shop.

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