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Programme & Speakers

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The ATP1A3 Symposium in Disease 2019

Moving Towards the Light

3-4 October 2019, Grand Hotel Reykjavík, Iceland

Wednesday 2 October 2019

4-6 pmParents meeting                                  
6-8 pmRegistration and welcome reception at the hotel

Thursday 3 October 2019

Programme from approx. 8:30 am - 5 pm

8:30 amWelcome and remarks
OPENING REMARKS by Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, the President of Iceland (if his schedule permits)
Session 1Disease examples
Session 2Therapeutic: what has been tried and new inventions  
Session 3Currents treatments of and management for AHC patients  
12-1 pm Lunch & Meet the experts
Session 4Quality of life and education of parents and primary caregivers  
2-4 pmParallel sessions and coffee with refreshments
4-5:30 pm

Tour to the Perlan Museum (entrance and bus transport included in reg. fee)

GROUP PHOTO at the museum
6-8 pmSYMPOSIUM DINNER at the hotel
8:30-Socials and networking

Friday 4 October 2019

Programme from approx. 8:30 am - 3 pm

8:30 amWelcome and remarks    
Session 5Animal modelling of AHC  
Session 6Gene therapy
12-1 pmLunch & Meet the experts
Session 7Moving towards the light 
Final remarks and closure of the meeting

Note the dates

Registration and payment deadlines

Early birdApril - 31 May 2019
Standard1 June - 1 August 2019

Abstract submission deadline for poster & oral presentation

Abstract subm.April - 1 August

Confirmed Invited Speakers

Further confirmed invited speakers will be announced soon

Confirmed Invited Speaker


Child Neurologist and Epileptologist, University Hospital of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland