Climb Conference Guildford 2005

Programme

 

Saturday 1 October 2005

Horsley Conference Centre, East Horsley, Guildford, Surrey

 

Medical research supported by Climb: Practical management of organic acidaemias

09.15 YP registration
09.30 – 10.00 Delegate registration and coffee
10.00 – 10.05

Welcome

Mr Nigel Eaton,

Chair, Climb

10.05 – 10.45

The Value of European Research Networks

Professor Bryan Winchester

Institute of Child Health, London

10.45 – 11.05

Research into Analysis of Candidate Genes for

Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Disorders

Dr Shamima Rahman

Great Ormond Street, London

11.05 – 11.30 Break
11.30 – 11.50

Identification of Genetic Causes of Metabolic Liver Disease

Dr Paul Gissen

The Liver Unit, Birmingham Children’s Hospital

11.50 – 12.30

Climb Hopes and Expectations 2005/2006

Steve Hannigan,

Executive Director, Climb

12.30 – 13.45 Lunch
13.45 – 14.30

Care of Organic Acidaemias; A Clinician’s perspective

Dr Chris Hendriksz

Birmingham Children’s Hospital

14.30 – 14.45

Propionic Acidaemia; A Personal perspective

Helen Crawford

14.45 –15.15 Break
15.15 – 15.30

Methylmalonic Acidaemia; A Parent perspective

Sue and Graham Gorvett

15.30 – 16.20

Managing Organic Acidaemias; A Cook’s perspective

Jackie Burrow

Scientific Hospital Supplies

16.20

Closing remarks and farewell

Nigel Eaton

Chair, Climb

  Children return from trip for 16.15

 

CONFERENCE FEES - ALL PRICES ARE SUBSIDISED BY Climb

Current members’ discount is for their own place only.

Conference Fees include morning tea/coffee, lunch and afternoon tea/coffee on

Saturday 1 October. Member rates include discounts:

Parent Members £25
Parent non-members £30
Parent Life Members £23
Professional members £35
Professional non-members £40
Professional Life Members £33

 

Concessionary Tickets (unwaged/OAP/Student):  
Members £15
Non-members £20
Life Members £20
All children on day trip £5
Young Adults 16 - 18 years attending Conference £20

Adults accompanying children on the day trip in support of Climb staff

£10

 

Registration forms are available on Climb’s web site  www.climb.org.uk  or from:

 

Climb Building,

176 Nantwich Road,

Crewe, CW2 6BG.

 

 

Telephone 0870 7700 325 or e-mail Chris@climb.org.uk

 

Climb is a registered charity (No. 1089588).

 

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