NPF In Your Area: Northeast Region 

Painful, disabling, uncomfortable and embarrassing: Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis impact the lives of millions of Americans. Approximately 213,000 people in the Northeast Region have psoriasis and up to 63,000 have psoriatic arthritis. For these people in the Northeast Region and everyone else across the U.S. struggling with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis, we must find a cure.

The priority of the National Psoriasis Foundation, Northeast Region is to give people the information and services they need to take control of their psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis, while increasing research to find a cure. If you or someone you love is affected by psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis, join us to stop these devastating diseases.

Be Joint Smart | Get help managing your psoriatic arthritis pain - FREE! 

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Ocean Place Resort and Spa, Long Branch, New Jersey 

Benefits of attending the FREE EVENT include: 

  • Learn all about psoriatic arthritis
  • Discover treatment optios to manage pain and fatigue
  • Try some joint-friendly, strength-building exercises with a physical therapist
  • Get nutrition tips from a dietician to use at home
  • Ask our experts questions
  • Talk to other people with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis and enjoy a free lunch 

Guest Speakers

Jerry Bagel, M.D., M.S
Psoriatic Treatment Center of Central New Jersey/Windsor Dermatology

Michael Froncek, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.R
Rheumatology Center of Princeton 

Nirali Shah, D.P.T., C.K.T.P.
Personal Consultant 

Sue Patla, MS, RDN, CSSD
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics of New Jersey 

Marketing and Public Relations

Do you have an inspiring accomplishment that you've achieved in spite of your psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis? Share your personal story of overcoming the struggles of living with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis to Kim Schleyer.

Be a Volunteer

Interested in getting involved with the National Psoriasis Foundation? We could use your help as we work on local projects to increase psoriasis awareness, support patients and their caregivers, and ensure continued progress towards a cure.

Ready to change lives? Contact us to volunteer »

Make a Donation

Support the Northeast Region with a donation. Your generosity will help us improve the lives of the thousands of individuals living with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis.

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Contact Us

Kim Schleyer

Community Development Manager
800-723-9166, ext. 558

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