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2022 Australian Neurofibromatosis Clinical Symposium

19th of August 2022

The Children’s Tumour Foundation invites you to attend the 2022 Australian Neurofibromatosis (NF) Clinical Symposium which will give health professionals and researchers an opportunity to come together (hybrid and virtual) to network and discuss the latest in medical management, treatment and research into neurofibromatosis in Australia and around the globe. The occasion will be an opportunity for NF researchers, scientists, clinicians, specialists and health practitioners to come together in person and virtually. To allow people to attend from anywhere in Australia or around the world, we will also be streaming the event live for registered participants. For those attending in person there will be a networking event after the Symposium.

The event will showcase both Australian and international speakers and together we will explore ground-breaking medical advancements and gain exclusive insight into the current projects from around the world, paving the way for a brighter future for all people living with NF.

Speakers and topics include:

MANAGEMENT OF NF2
The University of Manchester
Prof D Gareth Evans MB, Clinical Geneticist INTERNATIONAL SPEAKER

NF DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA UPDATE
Royal North Shore Hospital
A/Prof Yemima Berman, Clinical Geneticist

MaGeN UPDATE
The Royal Children’s Hospital
Dr Gabriel Dabscheck, Paediatric Neurologist

THE STRUCTURE OF HUMAN NEUROFIBROMIN
Monash University
Dr Andrew Ellisdon, Research Fellow

Plus many more.

Location: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne.
Time: 8:45 am – 5:30pm (Networking 5.30pm – 6:30pm)
Cost: In-Person: $150.00 (includes lunch) / Virtual: $100

To register and view the day’s full agenda head to https://www.ctf.org.au/events/21/2022-nf-clinical-symposium