CCDS Workshop at SIMD


Cerebral Creatine Deficiency Syndrome (CCDS) Workshop at SIMD

Please join the Association for Creatine Deficiencies for this informative workshop at the 2019 SIMD annual meeting.

Co-Located with SIMD, Main Conference Hall
Hyatt Regency, Bellevue, Washington
Monday, April 8, 2019

Researchers and medical professionals will present state-of-the-art research on Creatine Deficiencies with the goal of facilitating collaboration across different medical domains. A specific goal of the workshop is to present and reach consensus on newly developed Recommended Treatment Protocols for all three Cerebral Creatine Deficiency Syndromes: CTD, GAMT, and AGAT.


Organizing Committee:

Dr. Nicola Longo, University of Utah
Dr. J. Lawrence Merritt, Seattle Children’s
Dr. Klaas Wierenga, Mayo Clinic
Dr. Bruce Barshop, UC San Diego
Dr. Ton DeGrauw, Emory University
Laura Trutoiu, PhD, Association for Creatine Deficiencies

 

SIMD attendants, interested medical professionals, and families impacted by CCDS are welcome to attend.

There is no cost to attend. For planning and catering purposes, please RSVP by April 1.

Tentative Program
1:30-5:30

  • Introduction of Participants
  • Goals of the Meeting
  • Natural History and Current Therapy for AGAT Deficiency
  • Proposed Therapy for GAMT Deficiency

COFFEE BREAK

  • Natural History and Current Therapy for Creatine Transporter Deficiency
  • Proposed Therapy for Creatine Transporter Deficiency
  • Consensus on Therapy Recommendations
  • Next Step: Plans for publishing treatment consensus

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