Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Event Details

Community Forum: What's on the Forefront of Fragile X Research?

Date: June 20, 2011

Time: 6:00PM to 7:30PM

Location: Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/MRL Building

Registration Closed

Description

Fragile X syndrome is one focal point of work at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center. Family members and friends, researchers, clinicians, students, community professionals, and disability advocates are invited to this evening forum to learn how the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center is advancing understanding of Fragile X syndrome.

Presenters:

  • Kendal Broadie, Ph.D., Stevenson Professor of Neurobiology
  • Jayne Dixon-Weber, Support Services Coordinator, the National Fragile X Foundation
  • Deborah Hatton, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Special Education
  • Nirupama Madduri, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Robby Miller, Executive Director, the National Fragile X Foundation
  • Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele, M.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Co-sponsored by the National Fragile X Foundation.

Please register online by June 16.