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2012 Seminars

Date: Nov. 13 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: "The Many Faces of 5p- Syndrome"
Speakers: Dr. Lorraine Potocki, Professor, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine; Kasey Vernon, M.A., CCC-SLP, Sr. Speech-Language Pathologist, Texas Children’s Hospital - West Campus

Date: Oct. 23 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: "Updates on care and research for Wolff-Parkinson-White: a heart rhythm disorder"
Speakers: Dr. Seema Lalani, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine; Dr. Santiago Valdes, Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine

Date: Sept. 18 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: "Caring Communities: perspectives in caring for people with intellectual disabilities"
Speakers: Renée Wallace, Founder of Vita-Living, Inc; Luis M. Franco, M.D., Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine

Date: Aug. 25 (Midland, Texas)
Topic: "Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: new information on how to help your child"
Speakers: Carlos Bacino, M.D., Chief, Genetics Service at Texas Children's Hospital and M. Paige Powell, Ph.D., Psychology Service, Lead Autism Specialist, Autism Center, Texas Children's Hospital
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: Aug. 24 (Midland, Texas)
Topic: Seminars for Health Professionals: "Children with Chromosome Disorders: new tests guide management, treatment & counseling"
Speakers: Carlos Bacino, M.D., Chief, Genetics Service at Texas Children's Hospital and Susan Fernbach, R.N., B.S.N., Director of Genetic Outreach, Baylor College of Medicine
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: Aug. 24 (Midland, Texas)
Topic: Seminars for Health Professionals: "Autism Spectrum Disorders: Overview and Updates"
Speakers: M. Paige Powell, Ph.D., Psychology Service, Texas Children's Hospital; Lead Autism Specialist, Autism Center, Texas Children's Hospital
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: Aug. 14 (McAllen, Texas)
Topic: Seminar for Health Professionals: "Children with Chromosome Disorders: Medical Issues and Therapeutic Interventions"
Speakers: Robert Stratton, M.D., Pediatric Geneticist, Driscoll Children’s Hospital and Susan Fernbach, R.N., B.S.N., Director of Genetic Outreach, Baylor College of Medicine
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: Aug. 1 (TSNO Region IV School Nurses Conference)
Topic: "Taking Care of the School Aged Child with a Genetic Condition"
Speakers: Susan Fernbach, R.N., B.S.N., Director of Genetic Outreach, Baylor College of Medicine
Handout 1; Handout 2

Date: June 30 (Tyler, Texas)
Topic: "Children with Chromosomal Disorders: new tests guide management, treatment & counseling"
Speakers: Kari Casas, M.D., Geneticist, Trinity Clinic Genetics; Luis Casas, M.D., Endocrinologist, Trinity Clinic Endocrinology
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: June 29 (Tyler, Texas)
Topic: "Children with Chromosomal Disorders: new tests guide management, treatment & counseling"
Speakers: Kari Casas, M.D.; Susan Fernbach, R.N., B.S.N.
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: June 23 (San Antonio, Texas)
Topic: "Children with disabilities: topics on parenting, genetics and development"
Speakers: Elizabeth Roeder, M.D., Associate Professor, Division of Genetics, UT Health Science Center San Antonio; Nhung Tran, M.D., Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, Medical Director, Center of Hope for Child Development, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: June 22 (San Antonio, Texas)
Topic: "Children with Developmental Disabilities: Practical interventions for medical, educational & behavioral problems"
Speakers: Nhung Tran, M.D., Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, Medical Director, Center of Hope for Child Development, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: June 22 (San Antonio, Texas)
Topic: "Children with Chromosomal Disorders: new tests guide management, treatment & counseling"
Speakers: Elizabeth Roeder, M.D., Associate Professor, Division of Genetics, UT Health Science Center San Antonio; Susan Fernbach, R.N., B.S.N., Director of Genetic Outreach, Baylor College of Medicine
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: June 9 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: "Children with Chromosomal Disorders: new tests guide management, treatment and counseling"
Speakers: Carlos A. Bacino, M.D., Director of Genetic Services, Texas Children's Hospital and Professor, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine; Susan Fernbach, R.N., B.S.N., Director of Genetic Outreach, Baylor College of Medicine

Date: June 9 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: "Genetics and Care for Children with Congenital Heart Defects"
Speakers: John W. Belmont, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine; Shaine A. Morris, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine

Date: May 8 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: "Care for Children with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia: A conversation with pioneers"
Speakers: Maria New, M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York; Lawrence McCullough, Ph.D, Baylor College of Medicine

Date: May 1 (Brownsville, Texas)
Topic: "Children with special needs and autism: new information on how to help your child"
Speakers: Carlos Bacino, M.D., Director of Genetics Clinic, Texas Children's Hospital and Robin Kochel, Ph.D., Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine

Date: April 21 (McAllen, Texas)
Topic: "Updates on care & development of children with Down Syndrome"
Speakers: Robert Stratton, M.D., Pediatric Genetics, Driscoll Children’s Hospital and Sherry Vinson, M.D., Developmental Pediatrician, Texas Children’s Hospital

Date: April 17 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: "Dental care for children with developmental disabilities"
Speakers: Elsa Echeverri, D.D.S. and Lesley Chong, M.A., C.C.L.S.

Date: March 3 (El Paso, Texas)
Topic: "Medical Management of Children with Special Needs"
Speakers: Carlos Bacino, M.D., Director of Genetic Services, Baylor College of Medicine
This seminar was brought to the community in partnership with the Children's Disabilities Information Coalition

Date: March 2 (El Paso, Texas)
Topic: "Children with Chromosome Disorders: Medical Issues and Therapeutic Interventions"
Speakers: Carlos Bacino, M.D., Director of Genetic Services, Baylor College of Medicine; Susan Fernbach, R.N., B.S.N., Director of Genetic Outreach, Baylor College of Medicine
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: Feb. 21 (Houston, Texas)
Topic: "Marfan Syndrome: Care issues for adults"
Speakers: Sandesh Sreenath Nagamani, M.D. and Richard Lewis, M.D., M.S.

Date: Feb. 4 (Lubbock, Texas)
Topic: "Autism Spectrum Disorders: Update on genetics & medical care"
Speakers: Golder Wilson M.D., Genetics Clinic at University Medical Center; Karen Rogers, M.D., Developmental Pediatrician, PALS Developmental Center
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: Feb. 3 (Lubbock, Texas)
Topic: "Children with Chromosomal Disorders: New tests guide management, treatment & counseling"
Speakers: Vijay Tonk, Ph.D., Professor of Pediatrics, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center; Susan Fernbach, R.N., B.S.N., Instructor, Baylor College of Medicine
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: Feb. 3 (Lubbock, Texas)
Topic: "Children with Developmental Disabilities: Practical interventions for medical, educational & behavioral problems"
Speaker: Karen Rogers, M.D., Developmental Pediatrician, PALS Developmental Center
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: Feb. 3 (Lubbock, Texas)
Topic: "Autism Spectrum Disorders: Update on genetics & medical care"
Speaker: Golder Wilson M.D., Genetics Clinic at University Medical Center
This seminar was made possible by Title V funding awarded by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Date: Jan. 24
Topic: "Ectodermal Dysplasias: Update on treatment of eye and skin conditions"
Speakers: Richard Lewis, M.D., M.S. and Alanna Bree, M.D.

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