Upcoming Events:

Sharing & Caring Statewide Conference for Huntington's Disease

Save the Date! Lakewood Caring & Sharing Conference for Huntington's Disease. Join us for this educational conference about Huntington's Disease and hear the latest updates!! This learning event is FREE to attend. Light breakfast and lunch will be included!

Registration: 9:30 am to 10:00 am
Presentation Time: Start at 10:00 am. Finishing around 2:30 PM
Key Note Speaker: Dr. George Yorhling will present "There is Light (and less Huntington) at the End of the HD Research Pipeline"

Agenda Detail
9:30am - 10:00am Registration and Coffee
10:00am - 10:15am Ned Cancelmo, President, NJ Chapter HDSA: Welcome and Introduction
10:15am - 10:45am George Yohrling, Ph.D., Sr. Director Mission and Scientific Affairs HDSA: There is Light (and Less Huntingtin) at the End of the HD Research Pipeline
10:45am - 11:15am Genentech, Trials Update
11:15am - 11:30am Stacey Waterman, HDSA, Celebration of Hope and Break
11:30am - 12:00pm Allison Bartlett, Esq, Manager, Disability Programs HDSA: Social Security Disability Benefits
12:00pm-12:30pm Mindy Salzburg: Special Needs Trusts/Medicaid/Long-Term Care
12:30pm - 1:15pm Buffet Lunch Roundtables (Clinical Trials, Genentech Trial, Social Security Disability, Medicaid
1:15pm - 2:00pm Brian Finn, MA Mutual: Getting Your Documents in Order (Will, Letter of Intent, Guardianship)
2:00pm - 2:30pm Planning for the Future Q & A Panel: Allison Bartlett, Mindy Salzburg, Brian Finn