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2015 Conference

PrintThe Foundation’s 12th International CHARGE Syndrome Conference was held in Chicago, Illinois from July 30th –
August 2nd, 2015

Program Information

12th International CHARGE Syndrome Conference Program Book

 

Conference Handouts

Friday Sessions (PDF, 9.22MB)
Information Central (PDF, 8.07MB)
Saturday Sessions (PDF, 5.80MB)

Professional Day Handouts – 2015 (PDF, 8MB) 

Research at Conference

We were excited to have many research projects happening on-site at conference. To read more about these projects, visit these links:

3D imaging of people with CHARGE and their family members – Richard A. Spritz, M.D., and Sheri Riccardi, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Behavioral characteristics of autism spectrum in CHARGE – Kasee Stratton, Ph.D., NCSP, Mississippi State University

The role of the brain in balance in CHARGE syndrome – Dr. Christa de Geus, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands

CHARGE across the lifespan_ from head to toe – Carrie-Lee Trider, MD (Pediatric Resident, PGY2), Queen’s University, Ontario Canada

Genetic causes of CHARGE – Dr. Donna Martin, Dr. Stephanie Bielas, Jennifer Skidmore, University of Michigan

Genetic causes of CHARGE – Monica T. Y. Wong, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands

Overstuffing and pocketing of food in CHARGE – Alexandra Hudson, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia Canada

Prelinguistic communication_how do children communicate before formal language– Susan M. Bashinski, Ed.D., Missouri Western State University

Sloping shoulders in CHARGE syndrome – Dr. Christa de Geus, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands