Little Bug, Big Problem
A Closer Look at Lyme at the Great Neck Library
159 Bayview Avenue, Great Neck, Nassau County, LI
May 4, 2010 doors open at 6:45 PM
Kenneth B. Liegner, M.D.
Join us for Dr. Liegner's fascinating and powerful discussion of Lyme and Associated Tick-Borne Diseases.
Topics: Symptoms, Diagnoses based on Clinical Evaluation or Blood Tests, & Treatments. Hear from two nurse practitioners who are new to treating Lyme but now, working with Dr. Liegner, are seeing the enormity of the problem.
A native New Yorker, Dr. Liegner lived in Great Neck from 1958 - 1969 where he attended South Junior and High School. A graduate of Columbia College in NYC and New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY, he is board certified in Internal Medicine and was trained and certified in Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Liegner has published articles and Letters to the Editor about Lyme disease in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, the New England Journal of Medicine, the Journal of Spirochetal & Tick-borne Diseases and the Journal of Clinical Microbiology. He provided expert testimony on Lyme disease before the NY State Assembly in 2001 and in 2009 also presented before the IDSA Lyme Disease Review Panel.
Dr. Liegner has practiced in Armonk, New York since 1985 (Internal & Critical Care Medicine and Lyme Borreliosis & Related Disorders)
For more Information call: the library at 516 466-8055 or Empire State Lyme Disease Association 631 878 6657 www.empirestatelymediseaseassociation.org