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Weekend seminar focuses on dangers of and research on Lyme Disease

May 1, 2014

PROVIDENCE - The Downtown Marriott in Providence will host the Columbia University and Lyme Disease Association Lyme and Tick Borne Disease Conference this Friday and Saturday to educate the public and health practitioners on the dangers of and research on Lyme Disease and other tick-borne illnesses.

“We have 21 speakers from across the country and one from Germany. They’re all pretty much experts on the subject,” said Pat Smith of the National Lyme Disease Association. “They will be discussing things such as vaccines, prevention and testing.”

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