WHEN: The 2nd national AusDoCC CONNECTIONS CONFERENCE will be held in Melbourne, beginning with a Meet and Greet on the evening of Friday May 5 and continuing for the weekend of Saturday, May 6 and Sunday, May 7, 2017.
WHERE: Rydges Swanston, 701 Swanson St, Carlton. Book accommodation available onsite.
DIRECT ACCOMMODATION & CONFERENCE BOOKINGS: Accommodation bookings are made separately and will be available at discounted rates for all conference attendees.
PRICES: $220 for AusDoCC members, $250 for non members and $150 for kids/teens. Prices include attendance at all program sessions, Saturday night dinner and entertainment plus food during Saturday and Sunday. (Become a member for $20 to qualify for the discount)
KIDS CLUBS: Kids/teens with a DCC and siblings will have a fabulous weekend of fun including a couple of sessions related to ACC. Ages 3-7 will be under the care of qualified workers who will have engaging activities from Charlton Brown and 7-17 will be involved in team building and fun with Purple Soup.
MEMBER DISCOUNT: Available by joining AusDoCC using the links on the top of the website pages. One family or individual membership costs $20 and enables all people living at that address to qualify for the conference discount.
PRESENTERS. We have the leading scientists and clinicians in the world in the area of corpus callosum research, all coming to Melbourne for 2 wonderful days. Don’t miss this opportunity as it may not come again for a very long time. They include Professor Linda Richards (QBI, Brisbane), Dr Lynn Paul (Caltech, California), Professor Elliott Sherr (UCSF, California), Dr Warren Brown (California), A/Professor Richard Leventer, A/Professor Simone Mandelstam, A/Professor Mark Walterfang and A/Professor George McGillivray (all from MCRI Melbourne) and many more to come.