The president of AFC participates in a two-day meeting in Patra
The Arthritis Foundation of Crete was represented by its President, Ms. Katerina Koutsogianni, at a two-day meeting which was organised by the Panhellenic Federation of Patients, Parents and Caregivers of Children with Rheumatic Diseases «Reumazein», in Patra from 28 to 29 April. The meeting was organized in cooperation with the Region of Western Greece and the Technological Education Institute of Western Greece, Department of Nursing. The topic of this meeting was “Therapeutic alliance for the treatment of rheumatic diseases for adults and children” and the agenda was divided into two main categories: i) co-opereation of patients and HCPs in order to achieve the best therapeutic result and ii) raising awareness for the severity of rheumatic diseases and making early diagnosis possible for the best treatment. The Arthritis Foundation of Crete is one of the founding members of «Reumazein» and Ms Koutsogianni the vice-president of the federation.