Want to know more about mitochondrial disease?
Mito Information Days offer members of the mito community the unique opportunity to hear presentations from, and speak with, leading researchers and medical professionals working in the field of mito.
The sessions also facilitate networking opportunities for members of the community to meet others in the same capital city. There is an opportunity for Support Groups to take place following the Information session.
The AMDF host Mito Information Days in capital cities around Australia. These sessions take place throughout the year.
The next mito information day is:
Wednesday 14 September 2016
9am - 12pm, registration from 8.30am
Main auditorium, Kolling Institute, Royal North Shore Hospital,
RSVP by September 12 2016 to Fabienne
Fabienne.Edemahildebrand@health.nsw.gov.au or Phone (02) 94631827 and leave a message.
Please see the exciting program below:
Introduction Mitochondrial Information day
Fabienne Edema-Hildebrand, RNSH
9.05am - 9.30am
Mitochondrial Disease - What should I avoid?
Dr. Jason Gu
Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week and AMDF.
Sean Murray CEO AMDF
10am -10.40 am
Opportunity to read posters and speak with the RNSH Neurogenetics team and AMDF
Crazy with the supplements!?
Dr. Christina Liang
Genetic counseling- What is the role of the Genetic counselor
New ways to diagnose Mitochondrial disease
Dr. Ryan Davis
Professor Carolyn Sue: What's new in 2016.
12.00 - 12:15pm
12.30pm - 2pm
Support group – Change of venue – Meeting room 3E RNSH (see map provided). Please join us for the support group, everybody welcome.
RNSH is accessible by train to St Leonards station, followed by a 5-10 minute walk, or by bus (144). There is a car parking station on the hospital campus with limited spaces. Fees apply.