UWMC & OHSU
Huntington’s Disease Symposium
Keynote presentations by:
Vicki Wheelock, MD
- "Science and Research"
Arik Johnson, PsyD
- "Understanding Behaviors in HD"
October 5, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
UW Tacoma Campus
#LetsTalkAboutHD with Roger Carnes
THIS WEEK IN HD RESEARCH
Dr. Leora Fox keeps you up-to-date on HDSA research activities, recently published work about Huntington’s disease, historical moments in HD research and more.
#LetsTalkAboutHD with Jessica Clift
SHARE YOUR JOURNEY
Help us turn up the global volume on HD awareness & #LetsTalkAboutHD. Join the conversation on social media & share your story today!
Find a Washington State Support Groups
It can offer vital emotional support along the continuum of HD
HDSA CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE
The HDSA Centers of Excellence provide an elite multidisciplinary approach to Huntington’s disease care and research. HDSA currently has 47 Centers of Excellence across the U.S.
FREE TELEHEALTH COUNSELING
Announcing free online therapy sessions for people affected by HD provided by HDSA & American Well®. HDSA-trained licensed social workers and psychologists will be available to HD families in all 50 states.
HDSA 2018 YEAR IN REVIEW MAGAZINE
Yearly wrap-up of national and regional highlights and developments in HD research, advocacy, education, services, and youth programs.
PARTICIPATE IN A CLINICAL TRIAL
HD Trialfinder identifies trials nationwide looking for participants that share the same diagnosis, stage and treatment history.
PARTICIPATE IN AN HDSA TEAM HOPE WALK
The Team Hope Walk program is our signature grassroots fundraising campaign designed to provide hope and support for those touched by this devastating disease. HDSA Team Hope Walks are sponsored nationally by Genentech and Teva Pharmaceuticals. Find an event in your area!
Join the ENROLL-HD Observational Study
This study is an active collaboration of HD patients, individuals born at risk for HD (regardless of whether they have been tested genetically), and their families. This study is vital to the more rapid development of treatments for HD therapeutics and completion of clinical trials. Locations: Seattle & Kirkland