Events are one of the best ways to get involved with International Rett Syndrome Foundation and play an integral part in funding research for treatment and a cure for Rett syndrome. Events are fun, help raise awareness, and connect you to our community of amazing families. Participating in an event (or starting your own) will have a direct impact on the lives of many people affected by Rett syndrome. Whether you tee off at a golf tournament or dance at a gala, there is something for everyone, all year long! Find an event near you or contact us to start your own!

2024 IRSF Rett Syndrome Scientific Meeting
Jun 18 – Jun 19 all-day

Date: June 18-19, 2024
Time: All Day
Location: Westminster, Colorado


The research community is invited to join us in Colorado for the 2024 IRSF Rett Syndrome Scientific Meeting next June!

Part of ASCEND 2024, the IRSF Rett Syndrome Scientific Meeting brings together scientists and researchers studying Rett syndrome and related areas from around the world. During this 2-day meeting, attendees representing academia, industry, and governmental agencies will share their latest research advances and discuss ways to leverage learning in the lab to be rapidly deployed in the clinic. The IRSF Rett Syndrome Scientific Meeting is the only annual, global, and comprehensive research meeting focused exclusively on Rett syndrome.

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ASCEND 2024 Rett Syndrome National Summit
Jun 19 – Jun 22 all-day

Designed to unite us as a community, this event will bring together parents, families, clinicians, researchers, and Rett organizations around the world. Come join us in the Mile High City as we ascend to greater heights at The Westin Westminster. This location offers sweeping views of the Rocky Mountains and is conveniently situated just 15 minutes from both Denver and Boulder.

Featuring a lineup of expert speakers, updates on Rett syndrome research, and opportunities to connect with your Rett community, ASCEND 2024 is not to be missed. Look out for information on early bird registration, discounted room rates, and more later in 2023!

Together we can overcome the challenges of Rett syndrome and reach the summit of hope and healing–a world without Rett syndrome.


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9th World Rett Syndrome Congress
Oct 2 – Oct 5 all-day

RETT Syndrome Association of Australia is excited to announce the 9th World RETT Syndrome Congress. This will be held on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia on Wednesday the 2nd of October until Saturday the 5th of October 2024.


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