Chromosome 18 Registry & Research Society 20th Annual Conference
Date: Tuesday, 30 of July of 2013 10h30
Local: Savannah Marriott Riverfront
On July 30th at 9:30am, Mary Anne Ehlert will be speaking at the 2013 Annual Family Conference for the Chromosome 18 Registry & Research Society. Each year they organize a conference for its members with the goal of providing families with the most up-to-date information about chromosome 18 abnormalities. Speakers will be there to discuss a wide range of topics, including the latest research findings and information about interventions.
Mary Anne Ehlert will present Bringing You Protected Tomorrows, an interactive workshop which provides a good basic understanding of some important facts, such as how to apply for government benefits such as SSI, SSDI, Medicare, and Medicaid; how to prepare financially; how to have your family?s wills and trusts set up so as not to disqualify your loved one for benefits in the future; and the importance of family communication.