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Annual Meeting Agenda – 2013

New England Consortium of Metabolic Programs
Annual Meeting
November 15, 2013

Staying in Tune: Keeping time with the fast pace in Metabolism

9:00-9:30 am: Registration and Tour of Industry Exhibits and Special Musical Performance

9:30-9:45 am: Introduction – Susan Waisbren, PhD, Boston Children’s Hospital

9:45-10:15 am: Brief Reports – Part I

  • New England Consortium of Metabolic Programs Website Update – Freedom Baird, MS
  • New England Newborn Screening Program – Inderneel Sahai, MD
  • Update on Prism 301 and Prism 302 Studies – Harvey Levy, MD, and Vera Anastasoaie

10:15-11:15 am: Keynote Address – Liver Transplantation in Urea Cycle Disorders – Philippe Campeau

11:15-11:30 am: Patient Experiences in Liver Transplantation for Urea Cycle Disorders – Sheri Ann Salvi

11:30-11:45 am: Break and Tour of Industry Exhibits

11:45-12:30 pm: Brief Reports Part II

  • State Public Health Reports – Cindy Ingham, RN, Team Leader
  • Validation of an Online Psychological Assessment for Follow-Up of Newborn Screening – Susan Waisbren, PhD
  • The Brain and Neurofunctioning in Adults with Galactosemia – Penny Greenstein, MD

12:30-1:30 pm: Group Photo, Lunch and Tour of Industry Exhibits

1:30-2:15 pm: Regional activity updates in research and education – Wendy Smith, MD, Mark Korson, MD, and Bill Kubicek

2:15-3:15 pm: Group Discussion (Breakout sessions)

  • Nutrition
  • Medical/Public Health
  • Follow-up and Transition to Adult Healthcare

3:15-3:30 pm: Wrap-up and Evaluations