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Do you have an idea for an Education Day topic?  If so, please email Jamie Jirik at jamiejirik@gmail.com.


 

November 13, 2021
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10am - Noon






Speaker: 
Dr. Jody Corey-Bloom, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, HDSA Center of Excellence at UC San Diego
Professor Emeritus, Department of Nuerosciences, UC San Diego
Topic:  Annual Research Update





TBD






Speaker:
Doug Schulte, Family Services Coordinator, HDSA San Diego
Winner:  2021 - Woodie Guthrie National HDSA Award
Topic:  Introducing our Mentoring Program and our comprehensive list of resroucesd with Doug Schulte, Family Adocate HDSA San Diego.  

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Upcoming 2022 Education Days

We are working to bring you more important topics in the new year.  Check back soon for a copmrehensive schedule!  Expected dates are:

February 26, 2022 (Tentative)
May 28, 2022 (Tentative)
Auguust 27, 2022 (Tentative)
November 12, 2022 (Tenative)

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Watch our Past Education Day Presentations 

May 30,2020
Jimmy Pollard “The Huntington’s Disguise” 
Shannon O'Neil Jones – “Estate Planning”


July 18, 2020 
Jennifer Hill LPCC – “Mental Health and HD”,
Lindsey Zehren – “Music Therapy”


September 26, 2020  
Jody Corey- Bloom, MD, PHD – “Update on HD +Research 2020”,
Allison Bartlett, esq – “Disability Benefits”


November 21, 2020
Kristen Rigsbee - “Navigating the Assisted Living System-What you need to know before you   go”
Lisa Mooney LCSW – “Ask The Social Worker”


February 27, 2021
Dr. Leora Fox - The Latest in Research

May 8, 2021
Matthew Santamaria - Using Social Media. 
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Mindy Schroeder, MPH - Fundraising Tutorial. 
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