The 6th Annual HD Clinical Research Symposium been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, via the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry has designated that participants are eligible for a total of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
HDCRS Day Agenda
8:00-9:00am Poster Setup & Viewing, Continental Breakfast
9:10-9:40am Keynote Presentation: Charles Sabine and Mary Edmondson
9:40-10:10am Keynote Presentation: Ashwini Rao
10:10-10:20am Platform Presentation: Kevin Conley
10:20-10:40am Poster Viewing
10:40-11:10am Keynote Presentation: Pierre Tariot
11:10-11:20am Platform Presentation: Steven Hersch
11:20-11:50am Keynote Presentation: Blair Leavitt
11:50am-12:30pm Panel Discussion
12:45-12:50pm Welcome: LaVonne Goodman
12:50-1:05pm Opening Remarks: Charles Sabine
1:05-1:20pm What Does it Mean to be Involved in Clinical Research: LaVonne Goodman
1:20-1:45pm Testimonials from Clinical Trial Participants
1:45-2:20pm Table Discussions
2:20-3:05pm Presentations from Table Discussions
3:05-3:15pm Summary: Charles Sabine
3:15-3:30pm Meet the Local Teams
Organized by the Huntington Study Group
Saturday, November 10, 2012
8:00a.m. - 12:30p.m.
Hyatt at Olive 8
Seattle, Washington 98101, 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 Sixth Annual Huntington Disease Clinical Research Symposium, to be held on Saturday morning, November 10, 2012 at the Hyatt at Olive 8 in Seattle, Washington. 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:
Charles Sabine, HD Advocate and Mary Edmondson, MD, Duke University Medical Center
Ashwini Rao, EdD, OTR, Columbia University
Pierre Tariot, MD, Banner Alzheimer's Institute
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 November 1st is free. On-site registration is $25.00 and is payable by cash or check at the event.
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