2013 Utah Affiliate Education Day

Saturday, May 18, 2013 | 9:00 AM

Huntington’s Disease Society of America 3rd Annual Utah Education Day


Saturday, May 18, 2013

Clinical Neurosciences Center

First Floor Auditorium

Salt Lake City, Utah 84112




9:00 - 9:30am             Registration & Check-in


9:30 - 10:00am                       Coping with Diagnosis

Laura Czajkowski, Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Psychiatry

University of Utah


10:00 – 10:30am                    HD Research

Daniel Scoles, Ph.D. - Research Associate Professor of Neurology

University of Utah


10:30 - 11:00am                     Clinical Trials

Lauren C. Seeberger, M.D.,-Medical Director

The Movement Disorders Center at the Elks, Boise, Idaho


11:00 - 11:30am                     Advocacy

                                                KayCee Burnside, HDSA Utah Affiliate Leader


11:30 – 12:00pm                    Lunch


12:00 – 12:30pm                    Speech Pathology and HD

                                                Kiera Bergren, SLP-CCC-Speech-Language Pathologist

University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics


12:30 – 1:00pm                      Financial/medical disability programs and planning for the future with early stage HD

Troy Andersen, MSW, MS, LCSW

University of Utah


1:00 pm                                  Panel Discussion



Questions? Contact Shawna Venable at 801-585-1311,shawna.venable@hsc.utah.edu or

        Natalie at 949-542-3907, ncarpenter@hdsa.org