Annual Rocky Mountain Huntington’s Disease Family Education Day

Join Us!

Saturday, October 29, 2022
8:.30 AM-2:00 PM

Hampden Hall at the Englewood Civic Center
1000 Englewood Pkwy, 2nd Floor, Englewood, CO 80110
 
This event will be presented by the HDSA Center of Excellence at the University of Colorado Movement Disorders Center and the HDSA Center of Excellence at the Rocky Mountain Movement Disorders Center, sponsored by the Movement Disorders Foundation. 
 
We are excited to announce that our event is scheduled in person this year. We will be taking the necessary precautions to ensure our community remains safe. Please stay tuned for our COVID-19 protocol.
 
 
Thank you to our local sponsor, TEVA for supporting our event.

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The 2022 Annual Huntington’s Disease Education Day is presented by the HDSA Center of Excellence at the University of Colorado and the HDSA Center of Excellence at the Rocky Mountain Movement Disorders Center. 

This event is funded by the Huntington’s Disease Society of America with support from Genentech, Sage Therapeutics, Neurocrine Biosciences, and uniQure.

Tentative Agenda
Please note that this agenda is tentative. Topics, speakers, and times are subject to change.

8:30 AM
Check-in & Breakfast

9:00 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:05 AM
Research Update
Emily Forbes, DO, MS & Rajeev Kumar, MD

10: 20 AM
Break

10:35 AM
HDSA & HD Parity Act
Molly Kokesh, HDSA Rocky Mountain Chapter President

10:50 AM
Mindfulness
Jennifer Medina, PhD

11:30 AM
Lunch & Networking

12:15 PM
Sponsor Presentation

12:30 PM
Genetic Testing
Marrisa Lafreniere, CGC

1:15 PM
Insurance Planning
David Marks

2:00 PM
Program Closes

Can’t make it on October 29? We don’t want you to miss this important information. The program will be streamed virtually on Saturday, November 12. Register for the streaming event here.

After, the program will be available to stream online at your leisure. More details and links will follow after the event.