Events

Oct
10
Sat
Rush University Rett Clinic Town Hall Meeting
Oct 10 @ 11:00 am

Rush University Rett Clinic Town Hall, feat. Drs. Heydemann, Buhrfiend and Berry-Kravis

Date: Sat, Oct 10, 2020
Time: 11:00 PM – 12:30 PM

Please join us Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 11:00 am Central Time (Chicago) with Dr. Peter Heydemann, Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, Dr. Elizabeth Berry-Kravis, and the leadership from Rettsyndrome.org (RSO) and the Rett Syndrome Association of Illinois (RSAI) for an encouraging update about clinical care recommendations and appointments; clinical trials; the research process; and family empowerment at this point in time. There is no fee to attend this Town Hall, but pre-registration is required.

There will be time for QA at the end of the presentation. We encourage you to submit your questions during Registration to enable our Speakers to best prepare their answers to address what’s on your mind in the time allowed. If a question comes to mind after you have Registered, you may email your question for any of the Presenters to Paige Nues at pnues@rettsyndrome.org

This live webcast will be especially helpful to caregivers trying to understand current state of medical appointments, treatment, clinical trials, and research at Rush University Medical Center.

Information & Registration

Oct
13
Tue
RettEd: Clinical Trial Update
Oct 13 @ 1:00 pm

Please join Rettsyndrome.org on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 1:00pm Eastern Time (New York) for status updates on clinical trial and research enrollment opportunities in the U.S.

Rett syndrome is a complex disorder, and sharing accurate information is more than empowering, it can be life-altering for everyone. Join this webinar to learn how we all have a role to play in research progress.

With this in mind, what’s on your mind? Register now and submit your questions and thoughts. Those submitted in advance will be addressed, and there will be plenty of time for write-in questions during the session.

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Oct
17
Sat
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Rett Clinic Town Hall Meeting
Oct 17 @ 12:00 pm

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Rett Clinic Town Hall Meeting, presented by Rettsyndrome.org

Date: Sat, Oct 17, 2020
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT

Are you having difficulty understanding the current state of clinical care recommendations and appointments? Maybe you’re wondering which clinical trials and future research look the most promising? And what about other local resources for your loved one and family?

We’ll be sharing insights on this, and much more during our upcoming Town Hall Meeting – live-streamed – on Saturday, October 17, 2020, at Noon – 1:30pm (ET).

Join us as Rettsyndrome.org and the Rett Clinic team at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital discuss clinical care recommendations and appointments, clinical trials, the research process, and family empowerment opportunities.

Then during the last half hour, we’ll be taking your pre-submitted questions*.

Guest Presenters:
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital: Dr. Shannon Standridge, medical director
Rettsyndrome.org: Paige Nues, host

Information & Registration

Oct
24
Sat
Raise a Glass Against Rett: Virtual Edition
Oct 24 @ 8:00 pm

Raise a Glass Against Rett: Virtual Edition


Date:Saturday, October 24th
Time: 8pm EST

Be inspired by stories from our community, hear our research update, and learn how you can help create a world without Rett. Join Rettsyndrome.org and families for a Virtual Gala this fall. And raise a glass to overpowering Rett!

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Nov
15
Sun
Rett Education 2020, Online Conference
Nov 15 – Nov 21 all-day

Rett Education 2020

Communicate, Educate, Advocate
7-day online conference with international expert speakers

Date: November 15-21, 2020

Details: Unlike physical conferences where you can end up sitting through content you just don’t need, Rett Education 2020 – Communicate, Educate, Advocate is delivered entirely online. Dip in and watch the specific talks you want or catch them all. It’s up to you! All talks will be available to watch again or watch later, as long as you have registered.

REGISTRATION & INFORMATION

Nov
18
Wed
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Rett Clinic Town Hall Meeting
Nov 18 @ 12:00 pm

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Rett Clinic Town Hall Meeting

Date: November 18
Time: 12:00pm

Are you wanting to better understand the current state of clinical care recommendations and appointments? Maybe you’re wondering which clinical trials and future research look the most promising? And what about other local resources for your loved one and family? Perhaps you would like to re-connect and re-center with your Rett syndrome community?

We’ll be sharing insights on this, and much more during our upcoming Town Hall Meeting – live-streamed – on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at 12pm -1:30pm (ET).

Join us as Rettsyndrome.org, and the Rett Clinic team at Children’s Hospital Philadelphia discuss clinical care recommendations and appointments, clinical trials, the research process, and family empowerment opportunities.

Then during the last half hour, we’ll be taking your pre-submitted questions*.

Guest Presenters:
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: Dr. Eric Marsh, medical director
Rettsyndrome.org State Representative
Rettsyndrome.org: Paige Nues, host

Information & Registration

Dec
5
Sat
Hannah’s Artshow Reception
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm

Hannah Grace Carpenter

Artist Reception

Date: December 5
Time: 2:00-4:00pm
Location: 148 North Main Street, Downtown Historic Mooresville

Important Information

Montefiore Rett Clinic Town Hall Meeting
Dec 5 @ 3:00 pm

Tri-State Rett Syndrome Center Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Town Hall, feat. Dr. Djukic & More

Date: Sat, Dec 5, 2020
Time: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Are you having difficulty understanding the current state of clinical care recommendations and appointments? Maybe you’re wondering which clinical trials and future research look the most promising? And what about other local resources for your loved one and family?

We’ll be sharing insights on this, and much more during our upcoming Town Hall Meeting – live-streamed – on Saturday, December 5, 2020, at 3pm -4:30pm (ET).

Join us as Rettsyndrome.org, and the Rett Clinic team at Children’s Hospital at Montefiore discuss clinical care recommendations and appointments, clinical trials, the research process, and family empowerment opportunities.

Information & Registration

Dec
8
Tue
RettEd: What Do They See? Vision in Rett Syndrome
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm

Join us Tuesday, December 8th, at 1:00 pm (EDT) to hear from Tristen Dinkel, RN about Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) in Rett syndrome. Our loved ones with Rett syndrome often exhibit particular eye movements or gaze patterns. Is this a motor behavior or visual strategy? What do our children see? How do they process visual information?

Register now, and submit your questions. Pre-submitted relevant questions will be addressed, and there will be time for write-in questions during the session.

REGISTER

Our RettEd Webcasts are Free, but registration is required. RettEd Webcasts are recorded. When you register, you will receive a link to the recording within 1-2 days after the presentation.

Rettsyndrome.org is committed to standing with you today, to fighting to transform your tomorrow. Check out our other upcoming webcasts, as well as an incredible library of past webcasts on multiple Rett topics: www.rettsyndrome.org/education.

 

Dec
12
Sat
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Rett Clinic Town Hall Meeting
Dec 12 @ 2:00 pm

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Rett Clinic Town Hall Meeting

Date: December 12
Time: 12pm

Are you wanting to better understand the current state of clinical care recommendations and appointments? Maybe you’re wondering which clinical trials and future research look the most promising? And what about other local resources for your loved one and family? Perhaps you would like to re-connect and re-center with your Rett syndrome community?

We’ll be sharing insights on this, and much more during our upcoming Town Hall Meeting – live-streamed – on Saturday, December 12, 2020, at 11am -12:30pm (PT).

Join us as Rettsyndrome.org, and the Rett Clinic team at UCSF discuss clinical care recommendations and appointments, clinical trials, the research process, and family empowerment opportunities.

Then during the last half hour, we’ll be taking your pre-submitted questions*.

Guest Presenters:
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland: Dr. Mary Jones, medical director & Katie Hale
Rettsyndrome.org: Paige Nues, host

Information & Registration