Lyme Disease Forum for Medical Community

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George Washington University’s Loudoun Campus on Route 7

Exploration Hall, Room 101

The meeting is designed to help better educate the medical community in the region about the growing problem of Lyme disease.

Speakers include:

Rep. Frank Wolf (R-10 th )

Dr. Mike Farris, chancellor of Patrick Henry College and chairman of the Governor’s Lyme Task Force

Dr. David Trump, Virginia  State Epidemiologist for the Virginia Department of Health

Dr. Samuel Shor, associate clinical professor, George Washington University Health Care Sciences, and a member of the Governor’s Lyme Task Force.  Dr. Shor will present information regarding a historical perspective of  Lyme disease,  acute presentation/prevention and a “state of the art” literature-based description of diagnostic criteria, other potential clinical manifestations and treatment issues.