PSP/CBD Symposium (Hybrid) – Saturday, June 29, 10am-3pm PT – Register now!

Stanford's Movement Disorders Center and Brain Support Network are co-hosting this Progressive Supranuclear Palsy/Corticobasal Degeneration Symposium. This is a hybrid event -- some attending in-person on Stanford's campus and many attending virtually.

Who should attend? Everyone is welcome -- those with PSP/CBD, caregivers, family members, friends, home care aides, healthcare professionals, and anyone in the community interested in learning more about PSP and CBD.  (We use the acronym “CBD” to include corticobasal syndrome, or CBS.)

Date/Time:
Saturday, June 29, 2024
10am to 3pm PT
(no speakers during lunch and very short afternoon break)

Space is limited, so please register now!
There are two ways to join -- virtually (online) or in-person at Stanford.

Register to attend onlinebit.ly/june29-on-line
Register to attend in-personbit.ly/june29-oncampus

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REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN - ONLINE ATTENDANCE!

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Online Attendance:
$20/each
$40/each - "pay-it-forward" ticket for yourself and sponsor one ticket

Is $20 a financial hardship? Please let us know and we'll provide a code for a free ticket.

Do have the financial means to sponsor someone else's attendance? Please choose the "pay-it-forward" ticket level of $40 (sponsor one ticket).  Or, if you can sponsor more than one ticket, please donate directly to Brain Support Network, with a note that the contribution is earmarked for event scholarships.

Deadline to register for the virtual symposium:
Saturday, June 29, 2024, 11am (after the event has begun)

 


REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN - IN-PERSON ATTENDANCE!

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Location:
Stanford Center for Academic Medicine
453 Quarry Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304

Doors Open: 9:30am
Parking is free and plentiful
Lunch is included

In-person Attendance:
$35/each - includes lunch
$70/each - "pay-it-forward" ticket for yourself and sponsor one ticket

Is $35 a financial hardship? Please let us know and we'll provide a code for a free ticket.

Do have the financial means to sponsor someone else's attendance? Please choose the "pay-it-forward" ticket level of $70 (sponsor one ticket).  Or, if you can sponsor more than one ticket, please donate directly to Brain Support Network, with a note that the contribution is earmarked for event scholarships.

Deadline to register for the in-person symposium:
Thursday, June 27, 2024, noon PT
(We need time to order lunches for attendees)

Visit exhibitor tables for products or services that may be of interest. And visit information tables by Stanford Neurology, Brain Support Network, and CurePSP, our event sponsor. Stanford Neurology staff can tell you about research studies underway.

Worried about covid-19? The room is fairly spacious, with probably 4-feet between chairs. Some of the organizers will be wearing masks. Masks are not required but recommended. (There are covid outbreaks at many of the local care facilities.)  If you are still concerned, register to attend virtually!

Afterwards, visit the historic Stanford Cactus Garden, which is a short walk/wheel from the Center for Academic Medicine. Or, take a short drive to the nearby Cantor Arts Center.

 


PROGRAM

This symposium will feature a movement disorder specialist, memory disorder specialist, physical therapists, speech therapist, and neuro-palliative care physician from Stanford and other institutions in Northern California. A highlight in the afternoon will be a panel of people coping with PSP or CBD.

OTHER DETAILS

Within a few weeks of the event, we will email everyone who registered a list of relevant resources from Stanford Neurology, Brain Support Network, and CurePSP, the event sponsor.

The symposium will be recorded. We will share a link to the recording with everyone registered.

Questions? Please email Brain Support Network.

JOIN US! SPACE IS LIMITED

REGISTER TODAY! In-person or Online

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