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HDSA Illinois State Conference
April 4, 2020

Harper College
1200 West Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067

8:30 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 – 9:15 Welcome
9:15 - 10:15 Research and Clinical Trial Update - Drs. Bega and Hall
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30 - 11:30 Breakout Options: • Planning for your financial Future
• PT/OT’s role in treating someone with HD and How to Get Started
11:30 - 11:45 Break
11:45 – 1:00 Lunch and Mingle
- Breakout Options • Caregiver Support Group • At-Risk Support Group • HD Positive Support Group 1:00 – 1:15 Break
1:15 – 2:15 Advocacy and HDSA – What HDSA does, resources available to you and how you can get involved
2:15 – 2:30 Break
2:30 – 3:30 Breakout Options: • Sharing a diagnosis with Employer, Friends and Community Members • Genetic Testing & Navigating Testing within a family
3:30 Wrap-up and Adjourn

This event is funded by the Huntington’s Disease Society of America through an unrestricted educational grant from Genentech. Harper College, Wojcik Conference Center 1200 W. Algonquin Road Palatine, IL 60067 3 ways to register Our goal is to keep costs down and ensure that we are not incurring excessive food and beverage costs, therefor we request that you register for the conference online @ If you are unable to do so, please contact us at or 708.790.9618 and provide your information there. Register in-person the day of the event (please only use this as a last resort) at the front door.

Enter Harper College at the Roselle Road entrance. Take a left at the second 4- way stop and park in the lot. The Wojcik Conference Center is Building - W, immediately adjacent to the parking lot.