Huntingtons Disease Association NI Annual Conference
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Huntingtons Disease Association NI Annual Conference

Huntingtons Disease Association NI Annual Conference

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La Mon Hotel & Country Club

41 Gransha Road

Castlereagh, United Kingdom

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HDANI invites all patients, carers, family, friends as well as health and social care students and professionals affected by HD or working with Huntingtons Disease to join us for our annual conference.

The following draft programme is subject to change

 

9.45am          Registration with morning refreshments in the Ballygowan Foyer

10.00am        HDANI AGM and Financial report in the Riverview Suite

11.00am         Hope on the Horizon- Research Developments (Dr Ed Wild,Founder of HDBuzz, a Consultant                            Neurologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery)

11.45am         HD and Nutrition 

                      (Erin Probert - Advanced Specialist Speech & Language Therapist  and

                      Lydia Fletcher- Specialist Dietitian from The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability)

12.15am         How music can help with HD (Michael Jenkins - Specialist Music Therapist)

12.45pm         Help is at Hand- Introduction from the Advice & Information Service Providers

  1.00pm         Two course hot fork buffet lunch

  2.00pm        HD & medication management (Dr Jennifer Hoblyn, Clinical Director, Bloomfield Hospital)

  2.45pm        HDANI Youth (Michelle McGrath, HD dedicated youth counsellor)

  3.00pm        Break-out sessions

                        During this time you can have a chat with our speakers and service providers in the advice &

                         information area

                        Avail of free therapies and pampering sessions (book at registration)

                        Catch up with HDANI friends over a cuppa in the lobby

3.30-4.30       Workshop on wellbeing and resilience

 

6.00pm          Conference close

7.30pm           Join us for a three course dinner, annual prize draw and entertainment in the Gransha Suite

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Cost:   £10pp day only            (members)   £20pp (non-members)

            £30pp inc dinner, B&B (members) £50pp (non-members)

 

To reserve your place email sorcha@hdani.org.uk or call/text 079 8284 3907 

You can also arrange to make advance payment electronically. 

Please advise of any access, mobility, or dietary requirements.

Rooms will be reserved by HDANI to meet your expressed needs.


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