2019 Research Symposium
July 23 -24, 2019 * Louisville, KY
The 2019 ASF Research Symposium features two full days of world-class scientific, translational and clinical presentations. The symposium allows for the sharing of unpublished work, which leads to conceptual discussions with an outstanding community of researchers and clinicians, helping accelerate therapeutic opportunities for both disorders.
The cost to attend is $275 until July 1 and $325 after.
The student rate is $150 until July 1 and $175 after.
The ASF welcomes all abstracts for potential presenters at the Research Symposium. Deadline for submissions is Thursday, March 28, 2019.
Hotel space books up as the symposium gets closer. Make sure to reserve your room as soon as possible to ensure you will be in the same hotel as the conference.
The 2019 ASF Research Symposium will take place at:
Louisville Marriott Downtown
280 W Jefferson St, Louisville, KY 40202
Room rate: $159/night + tax
Group name: Angelman Syndrome
More details will be added to the schedule.
Monday, July 23
Speaker / Topic
Ype Elgersma, Ph.D.
Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam
Jason Yi, Ph.D.
Washington University, St. Louis
Steven Gray, Ph.D.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Bin Gu, Ph.D.
Preclinical study of CBD as a treatment for Angelman syndrome
David Godler, PhD
Murdoch Children’s Research Institute in Melbourne, Australia
Early Detection / Newborn Screening
Mark Zylka, Ph.D.
Gene therapy/CrisprCas9 approach
Stormy Chamberlin, Ph.D.
University of Connecticut
Scott Dindot, Ph.D.
Texas A&M University
Tuesday, July 24
Speakers for Day 2 – Coming Soon!