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

Attendees to HSG 2019 Family Day can also take advantage of access to area dining and entertainment discounts through the Visit Sacramento badge program.


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