The Road Map To Wellness Educational Webinar Series 2016

shehzad-niazi-15816982Coping With Vasculitis
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
12:00 noon (Eastern)
Coping With Vasculitis
Speaker:  Shehzad K. Niazi, M.D., FRCPC, Teritiary Care Psychiatry, Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
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We all know that a vasculitis diagnosis is stressful. But, are there ways to manage stress and cope with your illness? Dr. Niazi will discuss the role of stress and how it can impact your life with vasculitis. He will offer ideas to help you develop effective coping skills that can aid in maintaining a good quality of life. He will discuss strategies to manage the challenges caused by vasculitis, including pain, depression, anxiety, fear and fatigue. In addition he will talk about developing the practices of mindfulness and resilience that can help you in your journey with vasculitis.

Dr. Niazi is a consultant at Mayo Clinic Jacksonville and works with the Cancer and Transplant Centers.  He is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry and in Psychosomatic Medicine.  Dr. Niazi has completed the Specialty Certificate in Psychiatry from Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and is a Distinguished Fellow of American Psychiatric Association.  Dr. Niazi presented at the 2015 International Vasculitis Symposium in Jacksonville, Florida in June 2015.

Click here to learn more about Dr. Niazi’s research interests.