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Don’t forget to REGISTER for the walk today by clicking on the Team Hope logo below. See you there!

Huntington's Disease Society of America
Upper Midwest Region

Team Hope Walk and 5K Fun Run

Saturday, August 11, 2012 

Eagle Scout Park  

3050 Broadwell Avenue N 

Grand Island, NE

 

Registration 9 am * Walk/Run 10 am

 

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The first 25 people to register on Firstgiving and raise $500 will go into a drawing for a chance to WIN a NEW iPAD!!

(winner announced at walk)

Help for Today. Hope for Tomorrow.

For more information call 763.502.1407 or e-mail masmussen@hdsa.org 



FALL EDUCATION EVENT 2014

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2014 / NOON TO 4 PM

Schroeder Auditorium / Sanford USD Medical Center Hospital, 1305 W. 18th Street, Sioux Falls, SD

Featured Speaker:  Dr. Arik Johnson, Psychologist, HDSA Center of Excellence at UCLA

Come join us for an afternoon of great information and camaraderie!  Dr. Michael Kruer and Lior Borovik from our Sanford HD Clinic will also speak at our fall seminar event. 

In addition, there will be information about clinical trials, research ambassador, talking with Kids about HD, and advocacy!  And, don’t forget --- we will have a silent auction and refreshments!

See you on Sunday, September 28th.


AGENDA:

12:00 PM         All Displays open / Registration begins / Silent Auction open

 12:30 PM         Welcome and Introductions (Lundbeck Introductions)

12:45 PM         Dr. Michael Kruer/Lior Borovik – Sanford HD Clinic Update

 1:05 PM           Clinical Trials / Research Ambassador

 1:20 PM           Talking with Kids about HD

 1:40 PM           Dr. Arik Johnson

 2:45 PM           Break / Refreshments

 3:10 PM           Silent Auction Closes

 3:15 PM           Dr. Arik Johnson

 3:45 PM           Advocacy

 4:00 PM           Closing Comments


 

USD Fall Education Event - Panel Discussion

Monday, September 29, 2014 -  10 am to Noon

Sanford School of Medicine, The University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD

GUEST SPEAKER:  Dr. Arik Johnson, Psy.D., UCLA - and HD family panel

We are looking for HD families – caregivers, siblings, and people with HD to join a panel discussion.  Our panel will be for first-year medical students attending USD. 

It has always been a great informative event for the 1st year medical students.  Please let Margaret or Debbie know if you would like to join the panel.


 

   SUPPORT GROUP MEETING

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2014 --- 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

LOCATION:  CAILLE LIBRARY - at 4100 S Carnegie Circle, Sioux Falls

If you wish, bring your lunch.  Coffee and water are provided.

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TOUR OF TABLES - FUNDRAISER

(Tentative:  mid-October 2014)

Watch for details.

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 SUPPORT GROUP MEETING

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 --- 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

LOCATION:  CAILLE LIBRARY - at 4100 S Carnegie Circle, Sioux Falls

If you wish, bring your lunch.  Coffee and water are provided.

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SVHDA BOARD OF DIRECTORS' MEETING

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 -- 1:30 - 3:30 PM.

 LOCATION:  (yet to be determined), Sioux Falls

 If you wish, bring a sack lunch.  Coffee and water are provided.

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In-service at Menno-Olivet Care Center

MENNO, SD

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2014 AT 1:30 PM

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