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Film Screening of 9000 Needles – Stroke Awareness Event

Saturday, April 13, 2013 @ 1:30 pm - 3:45 pm

| Donations will be accepted at the door to help fund this event and raise money for stroke/aphasia

9000 Needles

UMass Dept. of Communication Disorders will screen the award-winning documentary, 9000 Needles, on Saturday, April 13, at 1:30pm in Campus Center Room 101 on the UMass Amherst campus. The event is free and open to the public. Donations will be accepted at the door.

 

9000 Needles tells the story of Devin Dearth, a forty-year-old stroke survivor who travels to Tianjin, China in search of the rehabilitation he needs after facing the confines of the American health care system. An introduction from local acupuncturist, Dr. Benjamin Feeley will start at 1:45 pm, immediately followed by the screening of this 85-minute film. A question and answer session with Dr. Feeley and a panel of stroke survivors will follow the screening.

Details

Date:
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Cost:
Donations will be accepted at the door to help fund this event and raise money for stroke/aphasia

Venue

UMass Amherst Campus Center – Room 101
1 Campus Center Way, Amherst, MA 01003 United States
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Organizer

Dr. Jacquie Kurland
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