• TEXAS CHILDRENS HOSPITAL (map)
  • 6621 Fannin Street
  • Houston, TX, 77030
  • United States
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WE ARE SOLD OUT…

BUT DON’T WORRY…

WE’LL BE LIVE STREAMING THE EVENT!!!

Our team at REACH is always committed to improving the lives of children and families affected by Hirschsprung Disease by increasing awareness, promoting education, connecting families, and supporting various research around the world.

We are so excited that this September is the 7th year of the all Hirschsprung's symposium. The day is catered to HD families and doctors to continue to educate and raise awareness for Hirschsprung Disease. We've travelled all across North America to different cities each year, and we are very much looking forward to working with Texas Children's Hospital, Dr. Timothy Lee, and his amazing team this fall.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON OUR WAITLIST IN CASE OF ANY CANCELLATIONS

PLEASE EMAIL: REACHIRSCHSPRUNGS@GMAIL.COM SUBJECT: SYMPOSIUM WAITLIST

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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER AND GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY!



DATE: Saturday, September 14th 2019

TIME: 8:30am-3:30pm

SCHEDULE:

8:30 – 9:00 AM         Registration and continental breakfast

9:00 – 9:15 AM         Welcome Remarks – Tim Lee, Eric Schnadig

9:15 – 9:45 AM         Hirschsprung disease: Intro and Latest Research – Allan Goldstein

 9:45 – 10:05 AM       When Things Don’t Go as Planned: Surgical Issues – Jack Langer

10:05 – 10:25 AM     Coffee Break

10:25 – 10:45 AM     When Things Don’t Go as Planned: Motility and Sphincter Issues

– Amaka Akalonu, Danielle Hsu

10:45 – 11:05 AM     Pro Tips for Bowel Management  - Felicia Denner, Veronica Victorian

11:05 – 11:25 AM     Pediatric Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy – Jasia Correa

11:25 – 11:45 PM     Living and Coping with a Chronic Condition– Danita Czyzewski

11:45 – 12:30 PM     Lunch  

12:30 – 1:15 PM    Parent Panel – Lynn Wolfsonn and Nicole Perry (More to confirm…)

Liz Crawford and Kristy Rialon (Moderators)

1:15 – 2:15 PM Physician Panel – Tim Lee (Moderator), Jack Langer, Allan Goldstein,

Bruno Chumpitazi, Akemi Kawaguchi

2:15 – 2:20 PM        Closing Remarks – Tim Lee

2:20– 3:30 PM         Family Mixer

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If you have any questions you would like to ask any of our guest speakers please email reachirschsprungs@gmail.com Subject: Questions for Speakers and we will do our best to answer as many as possible. Be sure to WATCH LIVE…our link will be posted below the day before the event!

 
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Event will be LIVE STREAMED by V-CUBE USA

Link will be provided on Facebook @reachhd & Instagram @reach_hd the day before the event.

  • If you have any HD related questions for our expert panels please email reachirschsprungs@gmail.com Subject: Symposium Panel Question

  • OR DM REACH on Facebook or Instagram

(We will try our best to answer all your questions. If we can’t get to everyone we apologize, but also look at our website as most questions can be answered from the material posted.)



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Our LIVE STREAM is being sponsored by Bolder Surgical from Colorado. Bolder Surgical™ was founded to revolutionize minimally invasive surgery in children by providing right-sized instruments that improve access and visibility in the tiniest patients. Bolder Surgical™ is the first and only company to secure FDA clearance for a low-power electrosurgical device, the 3mm Vessel Sealer, used specifically for pediatric patients. The Company also developed the worlds first 5mm Mechanical Stapler with a pediatric indication.

(More to be confirmed...)