Leora Fox, PhD
Manager, Research & Mission Programs
Huntington's Disease Society of America

Suketu Khandhar, MD
Neurologist, KP Sacramento
Medical Director, KPNC Comprehensive
Movement Disorders Program 
Medical Director, HDSA Center of Excellence 
Partner Kaiser Permanente, Northern California


Session Objectives:
As a result of this program, participants will be able to:

1. Share information about novel huntingtin-lowering therapies and new concepts in HD research

2. Differentiate between experimental medicines in the HD research pipeline 

3. Refer patients to HD research opportunities and resources provided by the HDSA 


Target Audience:  Medical geneticists; Genetic counselors; Laboratory geneticists, directors, technicians, and technologists; Pathologists; Nurses; Physicians of all specialties with an interest in genetics, genomics, and the genetic basis of disease; Others with an interest in the science and art of medical genetics and genomics.

DISCLOSURE: Faculty for TPMG Continuing Medical Education Programs must complete a Declaration of Disclosure prior to the CME activity. Having an interest in or affiliation with a commercial entity does not preclude making a presentation at a CME activity, but if a Conflict of Interest exists, it must be resolved prior to the educational activity being delivered. Relevant financial relationships, or the lack of such relationships, must be disclosed to learners prior to the beginning of the educational activity.

TPMG Physician Education and Development has determined that the speakers, committee members and consultants for this program do not have any affiliations with any corporate organization (commericial interest) that may constitute a conflict of interest with this program. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products. 


Planning Committee:
Emily Chen, MD, PhD - Genetics, Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco
Kimberly Barr, MS, LCGC - Regional Genetics Education Coordinator, Kaiser Permanente, Northern California
Camille Dennard, MPH – Senior Consultant-Clinical Education, TPMG Physician Education & Development

Session date: 
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Online via webinar & teleconference
United States

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