Genetic Epilepsy Team Australia’s 2019 Genetic Epilepsy Conference
The 2018 Family Conference on Genetic Epilepsy was a great success with over 100 delegates from all around Australia, representing families with a range of genetic epilepsies.
Our 2019 meeting is on Saturday May 4th 2019, and is shaping up to be bigger and better, growing on previous years. Register to join us to hear the latest research in to genetic epilepsy and meet with other families affected by genetic epilepsy.
Download the conference program.
If you can’t make the conference, watch via livestream from 09:00am AEST (UTC+10) on May 4th 2019.
Prof Dan Lowenstein – University of California, SanFrancisco
Dr Katherine Howell – University of Melbourne and Royal Children’s Hospital
Prof Steven Petrou – Director, The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health
Prof Ingrid Scheffer – University of Melbourne
Assoc Prof Annapurna Poduri – Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Dr Emma Palmer – University of New South Wales
There are more details on the speakers here.
When & Where:
Directions: Google maps location here.
Accommodation: If you are visiting Melbourne from out of town, the conference hotel is Oaks on Williams. Rooms at reduced rates can be booked via this link. Alternatively you can book via the Oaks group website, then selecting ‘Oaks on Williams’, entering dates (must be between 2nd May and 6th May 2019), and entering promo code ‘GEC’. (Note – the code is case sensitive)
GETA: GET A Team, GET A Target, GET A Cure
The Genetic Epilepsy Family Conference 2019 is Supported by: