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Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: Patient and Provider Virtual Symposium

June 16, 2023
1:00 PM – 4:15 PM

Join us for the Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome/Hypermobility Treatment Center’s Sixth Annual Patient and Provider Symposium on Friday, June 16, from 1 – 4:15 p.m. This event is free and is being held virtually via Zoom.

Zoom information will be provided upon registration.



1 – 1:20 p.m.

Introduction to Ehlers Danlos-Syndrome and Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders
Bernadette Riley, D.O.

1:20 – 1:45 p.m.

Eat This Not That.... How to Make Wise Food Choices When You Have EDS
Andrea Coladner, D.O.

1:45 – 2:05 p.m.

How Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Can Aid in the Treatment of Patients with EDS
Jordan Keys, D.O.

2:05 – 2:30 p.m.

The Challenges of Treating Chronic Pain in EDS
Philip Noto, D.O.

2:35 – 2:55 p.m.

Mindful Movement Practice Using Pilates Principles
John Comeau, D.P.T.

2:55 – 3:20 p.m.

Neuropsychological Functioning in Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, Hypermobile Type
Amber Sousa, Ph.D.

3:25 – 3:45 p.m.

The Benefits of Physical Therapy for EDS
Christine Flynn, D.P.T.

3:45 – 4:15 p.m.

EDS and Your Heart
Todd Cohen, M.D.

For any questions, please call 516.686.7573 or email