HDCRS Day Agenda
8:00-9:00am Poster Setup & Viewing, Continental Breakfast
9:10-9:40am Keynote Presentation: Mary Edmondson
9:40-10:10am Keynote Presentation: Karen Anderson
10:10-10:20am Platform Presentation: Mark Groves
10:20-10:30am Platform Presentation: Eric Epping
10:30-10:50am Poster Viewing
10:50-11:20am Keynote Presentation: Karen Marder
11:20-11:30am Platform Presentation: Steven Hersch
11:30-11:40am Platform Presentation: Kevin Biglan
11:40am-12:30pm Panel Discussion
1:00-1:25pm Welcome & Opening Remarks: Charles Sabine
1:25-1:40pm What Does it Mean to be Involved in Clinical Research: Joanne Wojcieszek
1:40-2:15pm Testimonials from Clinical Trial Participants
2:15-2:20pm Project AWARE HD Community Survey Update: Elise Kayson and Shari Kinel
2:20-2:45pm Table Discussions
2:45-3:05pm Presentations from Table Discussions
3:05-3:15pm Summary: Charles Sabine
3:15-3:30pm Meet the Teams
Organized by the Huntington Study Group
Saturday, November 5, 2011
8:00a.m. - 12:30p.m.
Hyatt Regency Indianapolis
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.
In recognition of the emerging focus on patient-oriented research, the Huntington Study Group (HSG), comprised of clinical researchers from North America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South America, will convene the Fifth Annual Huntington Disease Clinical Research Symposium, to be held on Saturday morning, November 5, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis, Indiana. Poster viewing will be held from 8:00-9:00am with the Symposium officially beginning at 9:00am.
The Symposium will feature keynote addresses by:
Mary Edmondson, MD, Duke University Medical Center
Karen Anderson, MD, University of Maryland
Karen Marder, MD, MPH, Columbia University
In addition to these keynote addresses, clinical scientists will be presenting their original research on relevant topics of interest to the HD community today. The Symposium will conclude with an open panel discussion, which will present audience members with the opportunity to interact with the day's presenters.
The Symposium is open to the HD community, the public and the press. Pre-registration by October 24th is free. On-site registration is $25.00 and is payable by cash or check at the event.
Please join us after the Symposium for....