Our Annual Event

Our Annual Event



HSG 2017: Elevating HD Nov. 2 to 4, 2017, at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Conference Center.

Over the past 20 years, the Huntington Study Group (HSG) has hosted an annual, internationally recognized forum for training and education of Huntington disease (HD) researchers and for presentation of new research findings and treatments to the worldwide community, plus much


This year’s program reaches new heights in innovation and collaboration, thanks to our active planning team, which includes the Education Committee, University of Colorado Denver, Rocky Mountain Movement Disorders Center, Colorado Neurological Institute, the Rocky Mountain Chapter of HDSA, and members of the broader HD community. Click here for a draft of the agenda.

HD Education & Research

HSG 2017’s agenda features courses on clinical genetics, huntingtin silencing research, lessons learned in Alzheimer’s research, ICH Guidelines, biomarkers, telehealth, new care models, etc. In addition, HSG will again present the CME4HD program, aimed at training fellows and health care professionals without HD experience in how to care for individuals and families impacted by the disease. For more information about that program, click here.

Returning this year are CME* credit and social work continuing education contact hours** opportunities during the regular meeting.

To see examples of the valuable educational and research sessions at previous HSG meetings, click here.

Click here to check the list to see whether you’re already funded. (Questions? Contact Kristin Strazdins at kristin@hsglimited.org.)

HSG 2017 Sponsorship

Planning, organizing, and hosting the annual meeting takes nearly a year, requires the efforts of dozens of committed people, the contributions from several dedicated committees and HSG staff. Only some costs of the meeting are covered by sponsored research. HSG relies on donations and sponsorship to make this meeting possible.

To learn more about supporting HSG by sponsoring HSG 2017, please click here.

NEW this year: exhibitor opportunities! Learn more by clicking here.

If your organization is interested in supporting HSG 2017 or in having its study session at HSG 2017, please contact HSG by email info@hsglimited.org or call 800-487-7671.

*Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and Huntington Study Group. PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement
PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates the live format for this educational activity. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

**This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886757442-3934) for 6 continuing education contact hours.