HSG Family Day – November 9, 2019 – Sacramento, California

Registration is now open!

  • Focused on families, this is a full day event covering research, caregiving, and HD advocacy.
  • You’ll have an opportunity to ask HD experts your questions!
  • ALL ARE WELCOME! Individuals with HD, families and friends impacted by HD (including youth), and health care providers.
  • This event is FREE and open to the public, but registration is strongly encouraged.

Agenda

10:00 am – 10:30 amWelcome & Introductions
10:30 am – 12:00 pmBreakout Sessions (Choose 1)

Room 1: HD Across the Lifecycle
– Children Living with HD; Juvenile HD
– Prodromal HD
– The course of HD; Late-onset HD

Room 2: Genetics and HD
– CAGs, SNPs, ASOs, and CRISPR-things to know about the HD gene
– Predictive genetic testing
– Reproductive options

Room 3: Movement, Medicine, and Mood
– Medications to relieve behavioral and mood symptoms
– Panel of people in the HD community who have done inspirational things!

Room 4: HD Youth Activities
-HDYO
12:00 pm – 1:30 pmLunch Break, Exhibits, and Socializing with presenters and fellow attendees
1:30 pm – 1:45 pmMovement activity – get loose and moving before the afternoon sessions!
1:45 pm – 3:00 pmResearch Panel – Discussing the latest developments in HD
3:00 pm – 4:00 pmAsk the HD Experts – Our panel of HSG site investigators and care experts will answer your questions!
4:00 pm – 4:30 pmReception

Area Map and Hotel Location