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Call for Abstracts
HSG 2018: Unlocking HD

Nov. 8-10, 2018
Hotel ZaZa, Museum District, Houston, Texas

Deadline: Friday, July. 31, 2018

Huntington Study Group’s renowned annual event, to be held Nov. 8-10, 2018 in Houston, Texas, will gather together 400+ of the world’s leading Huntington disease (HD) researchers and health care providers. Get your chance to present to and network with these HD giants by submitting your abstract to the Peter Como HD Research Symposium by July 31, 2018. The symposium, which focuses on clinical HD research began in 2007, presents valuable findings and information to both clinicians and HD patients and family members through poster sessions and platform presentations. HSG named the symposium after Dr. Como, who was important to the founding of both the HSG and the Symposium.

HSG 2018 will host multiple poster viewing sessions and platform presentations, to be chosen from submitted abstracts, throughout HSG 2018: Unlocking HD. Presenting authors are asked to stand with their posters during the viewing sessions and interact with attendees. A limited number of abstracts will be selected for platform presentations.

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Eligible abstracts may include data that have been presented previously, but please ensure they will still be of public, as well as scientific, interest. Authors will be asked to disclose relationships with funding sources and manufacturers of commercial products discussed in the presentation. All accepted abstracts will be presented at HSG 2018 at poster sessions and in a printed program. Accepted abstracts will also be published in the journal Neurotherapeutics, and the primary presenting author will receive airfare, hotel and a nominal stipend at Hotel ZaZa, Museum District, Houston, Texas.

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Contact Anne Van Dusen, HSG Director of Education & Special Programs (via e-mail: with any questions