CONNECTIONS 2017

Registrations are now closed. We look forward to welcoming more than 200 people on May 6 and 7 to the first Melbourne conference for disorders of the corpus callosum

WHEN: The 2nd national AusDoCC CONNECTIONS 2017 CONFERENCE will be held in Melbourne, beginning with a causal Meet and Greet and early registrations on the evening of Friday May 5 for those staying at the hotel. With the first main conference session beginning at 9a.m. on Saturday morning it will continue throughout the weekend until 4.30 Sunday afternoon and includes a dinner and family fun night on Saturday night (with a photo booth!).

WHERE: Rydges Swanston, 701 Swanson St, Carlton.

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 siblings session related to DCC. Ages 3-6  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 to hear 45 amazing speakers 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.

See you in Melbourne!

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