ArizonaLEND Seminar: Xeroderma Pigmentosa (XP) and Culture

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm


Xeroderma Pigmentosa (XP) and Culture

                                                (LEND Faculty)


·         DVD -  Sun Kissed: A Documentary

·         Individual and Group Reflections

·         PBS Lesson Plan and Discussion Guide

·         Difficult Questions / Handling Grief

o    Questions designed by Faculty (i.e., what is the role for educators/ therapists in working with children who have a terminal illness?)


Optional Readings:

1)     Van Sickle, D. & Wright, A.L. (2001). Navajo Perceptions of Asthma and Asthma Medications: Clinical Implications. Pediatrics.

2)     Aleccia, J.N. Babies’ blood tests can end in false-positive screening scares. -scares/#.TyM5DSM40I1

3)     Taylor, T., Pachter, L. M., Bastian, J. F., & Stein, M. T. (2011). Gerardo: Asthma and Cultural Beliefs in a Latino Family

Event Location: 
1501 N. Campbell Avenue. AHSC (Arizona Health Sciences Center), Room 3230
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Teaser Title: 
Xeroderma Pigmentosa