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sunday, November 20 

 

CME-Up to 6.75 AMA PRA CATEGORY 1 credits for full participation


08:00-09:00 Registrar / Breakfast

 

09:00-09:15

09:15-10:00

 

10:00-10:45

Welcome and opening remarks

Pathophysiology of neurological manifestations in Gaucher disease and treatment strategies

Phenotypic spectra of neuronopathic Gaucher disease variants

TBD

Raphael Schiffmann, M.D. 

 

Gregory Grabowski, M.D.

10:45-11:30

Clinical management in neuronopathic Gaucher disease

Ashok Vellodi, M.D.

11:30:12:15

 

Chaperone therapy for neurological involvement in Gaucher disease: Japanese experience

 

Aya Narita, M.D.

 

12:30-01:15 Lunch Break

01:30-02:15

Gaucher disease and Parkinsonism, the past two decades

Ari Zimran, M.D.

02:15-03:00

David  Arkadir, M.D., PhD.

Prodromal Parkinson disease in patients and carriers of Gaucher disease

03:00-03:45

Long term follow up of patients with Gaucher disease and parkinsonism

Grisel Lopez, M.D.

03:45-04:00 Coffee Break

04:00-04:45

Molecular Mechanisms underlying the association between Gaucher and Parkinson disease

Mia Horowitz, PhD.

04:45-05:30

    Ellen Sidransky, MD 

    New horizons for Gaucher disease and parkinsonism

    05:30-06:00 Conclusion of Day 1

    06:00 Dinner

     

     

    monday, november 21

     


    08:30-09:00 Registration/Breakfast

    09:00-09:15

    Day 2 Introduction

    TBD

    09:15-09:45

    Advocacy in Rare Diseases landscapes

    Carrie Ostrea, Little Miss Hannah Foundation

    09:45-10:30

    Margarita Ivanova, PhD.

     

    Lysosomal function in Gaucher disease  

    10:30-11:15

    Renuka Limgala, PhD.

    Biomarkers in Gaucher/Parkinson diseases

    11:15-12:00

    Is neonatal screening an early diagnosis strategy for Gaucher Disease? Round table discussion

     

    Moderator:                   Ozlem Goker-Alpan, M.D.

    12:00-12:30 Lunch BREAK

    Case presentations and Gaucher Disease Clinic

    12:30 - 05:30

     

    Agenda may subject to change