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Understanding Dysphagia with Suzanne Belmonte, patient and SLP

May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

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Understanding Dysphagia with Suzanne Belmonte, a patient and speech language pathologist

Understanding Dysphagia with Suzanne Belmonte, patient and SLP

Thursday, May 6, 2021, at 7:00 PM Eastern Time

Register to join us on Zoom for Understanding Dysphagia with Suzanne Belmonte, a myositis patient, and speech-language pathologist, on Thursday, May 6, 2021, starting at 7 PM Eastern Time.

Learn more about Suzanne’s personal experience with severe dysphagia (trouble swallowing) during her myositis journey. Suzanne brings a different perspective to this difficult and dangerous symptom that spans the different types of myositis. Not only is she is a patient, but she is also a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP), an often turned to specialty to help patients with dysphagia.

Suzanne is a Speech-Language Pathologist from Long Island, NY and is married with two sons. She was diagnosed with dermatomyositis in September 2017, after being diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Meet Suzanne Belmonte

Suzanne is a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) from Long Island, NY, and is married with two sons. She was diagnosed with dermatomyositis in September 2017, after being diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in April of 2017. She currently is on disability but hoping to return to work someday.

In addition to volunteering for MSU, Suzanne enjoys reading, painting, and photography. 

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May 6
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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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Myositis Support and Understanding (MSU)
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info@UnderstandingMyositis.org
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https://UnderstandingMyositis.org

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