2018 Scientific Symposium Schedule

Register Now: Scientific Symposium: June 24 and June 25, 2018 (for medical professionals only)

Medical Professionals $300

This schedule is tentative and will likely change slightly before June 22, 2018.

Date/TimePresentersTopic/Event
SUNDAY, JUNE 24
7:00 - 8:00 amBreakfast
8:00 - 8:15 amGerald Raymond
Bob Rauner
Welcome & Announcements
8:15 - 8:45 amWilliam Rizzo, MDSjogren-Larsson Syndrome
8:45 - 9:15 amKathleen ZackowskiTBD
9:15 - 9:45 amJoshua BonkowskyTBD
9:45 - 10:00 amBreak with Exhibitors/Auction Preview
10:00 - 10:30 amStephan KempMetabolic Rerouting of Very Long-chain Fatty Acid Synthesis in Adrenoleukodystrophy
10:30 - 11:00 amDaesung ShinKrabbe
11:00 - 11:30 amAndrea DeBarberImproved Diagnostic and Screening Tests for Cerebrotendinous Xanthomatosis
11:30 am - 12:00 pmTBDTBD
12:00 - 1:30 pmLunch
1:30 - 2:00 pmMarjo van der KnaapTBD
2:30 - 3:00 pmTroy LundTBD
3:30 - 4:00 pmEleonora CavalcaKrabbe
4:00 - 4:15 pmBreak with Exhibitors/Auction Preview
4:15 - 4:45 pmFlorian EichlerGene Therapy
4:45 - 5:15 pmChristina Nemeth MertzModeling LBSL
5:15 - 5:45 pmKeith Van HarenVitamin D Increases Energy Efficiency and Reduces Fatty Acid Dependency and Inflammation in Adults with Multiple Sclerosis and Healthy Controls
MONDAY, JUNE 25
8:00 - 8:30 amEric MallackImaging in ALD
8:30 - 9:00 amHeather LauCanavan
9:00 - 9:30 amMaria GivorgriKrabbe
9:30 - 10:00 amWouter van BallegoijAMN Study
10:00 - 10:15 amBreak
10:15 - 10:45 amAdeline VanderverCompassionate Use of Janus Kinase Inhibitors in Aicardi Goutieres Syndrome
10:45 - 11:15 amJulia KoflerKrabbe
11:15 - 11:45 amVivi HeineVanishing White Matter (VWM)
11:45 am - 12:15 pmGenevieve BernardHypomyelinating LD
12:15 - 1:15 pmLunch