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MDA Engage Community Education Seminar: Alabama

Saturday, June 15, 2019
Registration: 9:30-10:00am
Event: 10:00am-3:30pm (lunch included)
Social Hour: 3:30-4:30pm

Event Chair: Dr. Brad Troxler, Pulmonologist, Children’s of Alabama

Event Location:
Hyatt Regency – Winfrey Hotel
1000 Galleria Circle
Birmingham, AL 35244

There is no cost to attend the event, however, registration is required.

Registration has Closed

Keynote Presentation:

  • Best Practices in Clinical Care for Neuromuscular Disease
    • Dr. Brad Troxler, MD, Pulmonologist, Children’s of Alabama

Covered Topics Include:

  • Genetic Testing in Neuromuscular Disease
    • Dana Hollenbeck, Genetic Counselor, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Rehab in Neuromuscular Disease
    • Dr. Paola Mendoza-Sengco, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Research in Neuromuscular Disease Update
    • Dr. Matt Alexander, PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Understanding and Accessing Clinical Trials
    • Dr. Michael Lopez, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Medical & Family Panel Discussion
    • Moderator – Shelley Coskery, MSN,CRNP-AC, Children’s of Alabama
  • MDA Spotlight
    • Shea Wiggins, Muscular Dystrophy Association

 

MDA Thanks our sponsors:

  • Sanofi Genzyme
  • AveXis
  • Genentech

For questions reach out to: mdaengage@mdausa.org | 1-833-ASK-MDA1 (1-833-275-6321)