Conferences

 

2nd Biennial 22q11 Deletion Syndrome Symposium

When: October 3, 2019

Where: Stanford University-Mackenzie Room, Jen Hsun Huang Engineering Center – 475 Via Ortega

Room 300 – Stanford, CA 94305, USA

Time: 7:00AM – 6:00PM

This scientific conference will bring together clinicians, basic scientists, translational investigators, and disease advocates to discuss the process of how discoveries in the laboratory are translated clinically to improve the lives of children and adults with 22q11 Deletion Syndrome .

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22q Family Meeting at UC Davis MIND Institute

When: Saturday October 12, 2019

Where: UC Davis MIND Institute – 2825 50th Street – Sacramento, CA 95817, USA

Time: 1:00PM – 5:00PM – Doors open at 12:00PM

22q Family Meeting is an annual informational and networking gathering for families affected by Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Come enjoy some coffee and hear the latest information about 22q from guest speakers and 22q researchers at the MIND!

This event is hosted by the 22q11.2 Research Center and Clinic. Attendance is free and childcare is provided.

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5th Annual 22q11.2 SickKids Family Conference

Toronto, Canada

When: November 3, 2019

Where: The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) 555 University Avenue Toronto, ON Canada

Time: 8:30AM – 5:30PM

Supported by the 22q Deletion Syndrome Clinic at SickKids in Toronto, this parent-organized conference is designed to connect families whose lives have been touched by 22q11.2 deletion syndrome (22q11DS).

Now in its fifth year, this annual conference aims to provide parents and families with information to help them:

Educate themselves
Advocate for their children
Navigate the syndrome and the systems (education, medical and social) that impact people with 22q11DS
This annual conference is run by parents of children with 22q11DS, which means the content has been informed by parents and families.

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